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KENNEDY SPACE CENTER
If space and exploration excite you then the Kennedy Space Center is the place to go. On your visit you can train like an astronaut, attend special events, tour the Space Center, and if you’re lucky, meet a veteran astronaut!
Visitors can buy tickets for various exhibits including the Heroes and Legends space where you can walk amongst giants in the Rocket Garden, learn how to defy gravity, and see the U.S Astronaut Hall of Fame®. If you decide to visit the Behind the Gates space, you will get exclusive access to the historic launch sites on the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour.
For an educational experience, watch Apollo 8 and The Firing Room. Relive the epic launch of the first NASA mission to orbit the moon during 1986. Did we mention that you will be aboard the huge Saturn V rocket in the Firing Room Theatre? Don’t miss it!
At the Lunar Theatre you will be able to relive the minutes leading up to monumental moon landing in July 1969. With 3D theatrical elements and real NASA footage, hear the famous words uttered, “Houston, Tranquility Base here…the Eagle has landed” and watch the Apollo astronauts share their personal experiences of that incredible moment.
To be clued up on all the experiences and events running at the Kennedy Space Center visit website www.kennedyspacecenter.com . With a variety of tickets and package types, you will be spoilt for choice!
For those of you willing to spend a little extra, we would recommend the Astronaut Training Experience®, the KSC Complex Admission Ticket, or the All Access Space package which includes lunch with a real rocket man… or woman! Find prices here.
The Kennedy Space Center is open from 9am to 7pm depending on the date and is the perfect experience for adults, teenagers and children eager to explore new worlds.