On Friday, May 24, conference attendees have an option to attend one of three post-conference events. Participants must pre-register for these events; transportation will be provided. Admission fees, meals, and other tour-related expenses ARE NOT included.

Space Center Houston Tour in Houston, Texas

Space Center Houston is owned and operated by the nonprofit Manned Space Flight Education Foundation with extensive education programs, a museum of space artifacts and exhibits, space attractions and your gateway to tour NASA Johnson Space Center. Be inspired by the wonders of space exploration and go behind the scenes of America’s exciting space program.

Alamo Tour in San Antonio, Texas

In the heart of downtown San Antonio, the Alamo stands as a Shrine to Texas Liberty. The 1836 Battle of the Alamo is one of the most pivotal battles in world history, signifying Texan identity, the fight for liberty, and bravery in the face of impossible odds. Together, Alamo Trust, Inc., the Texas General Land Office, Alamo Endowment, and Remember the Alamo Foundation, share the story of the Alamo’s 300-year history with millions of visitors and students each year, and preserve the Alamo’s historic structures and battlefield for future generations.

State Capitol Tour in Austin, Texas

The Texas Capitol is widely recognized as one of the nation’s most distinguished state capitols. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1970 and designated a National Historic Landmark in 1986.

The tours will leave the conference venue at 8 a.m. and leave the tour site at 3:30 p.m. The return from the conference venue may vary due to traffic condition.