The Challenger Learning Center offers a team mission experience where students work together on a realistic, simulated space mission that use hands-on, inquiry-based activities to challenge participants in the areas of teamwork, communication, problem-solving and critical thinking.

To schedule a mission, contact 206-764-1384.

For more information, contact 206-768-7142.

Availability & Price

This experience is offer to students in 5-12 th grade and is available every day of the week, throughout the day.

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing, all 2019 Challenger Learning Center program fees are discounted 50% as part of The Moon and Beyond initiative presented by the Boeing Company.

A discount applies only if the group leader attends an CLC educator workshop through our professional development opportunities.

  • 2-hour Mission $250 (was $500)
  • 2-hour Mission Discount $200 (was $400)

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The Mission

Expedition Mars

The year is 2076. You are part of a crew located on Phobos, one of the moons of Mars. From Phobos Base your crew is tasked with studying Mars from both Phobos and on the Martian surface. Your mission is put into jeopardy when an asteroid is discovered that's on a collision course with Mars! All your communication and teamwork skills will be put to the test as you deal with this emergency and its aftermath.

Recommended for grades 5 and up.

Download Expedition Mars Mission Packet

Crew Manifest

Download Expedition Mars Briefing Video