18th IAA Humans in Space Symposium
April 11-15, 2011

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Westin Galleria Hotel and Conference Center
5060 West Alabama Street
Houston, TX 77056 USA
Phone: 1-713-960-8100
Fax: 1-713-960-6553
Hotel Website


The 18th IAA Humans in Space Symposium venue is located within the famous Houston Galleria shopping center in Uptown Houston, where attendees will have indoor access to numerous restaurants, shopping, and other activities. It is also located in close proximity to Houston’s theaters, museums, sports venues, and the world-renowned Texas Medical Center.

The symposium organizers have secured a block of rooms for the symposium participants at the Westin Galleria Hotel located at 5060 West Alabama in Houston, Texas. Beginning July 15, 2010, participants may reserve hotel lodging through the Online Hotel Room Reservation Form, or by contacting the hotel directly via phone or fax.

Phone: (713) 960-8100
Fax: (713) 960-6553

Symposium participants should specify the " 18th IAA Humans in Space" group code to receive the special symposium rate of $118.00 (single occupancy) or $138.00 (double occupancy). The hotel will apply the symposium rate for participants who wish to arrive a few days early or stay a few days afterward; subject to availability.

The cutoff date for this special rate is March 11, 2011 at 5:00 pm U.S. Central Time. Reservation requests received after the cutoff date will be accepted at the Hotel's prevailing rate based on availability.

Please secure your hotel reservations EARLY!

There are TWO Westin hotels located in the Houston Galleria – The "Westin Galleria" and the "Westin Oaks". The WESTIN GALLERIA is the designated symposium hotel.

Driving Directions to Westin Galleria Venue Parking Information
Complimentary daily parking is available at parking entrances #7, #8, #10 and #15. Refer to the map provided below to locate these areas. We suggest using parking entrances #7 or #8 (if available) due to their proximity to the symposium hotel.

Please Note:
If there is a gate across the entrance to any parking garage or lot, the parking in that area is not complimentary. Parking validation for any paid parking is not available.

Download printable map with driving directions

Visit the Westin Galleria Hotel Website