Exploration Meets Education 

Inspire the next generation of space explorers with a Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex field trip. Launch into a galaxy of fun and learning!

During a field trip, students to come face-to-face with Space Shuttle Atlantis®, explore the massive 363 foot-long Saturn V moon rocket at the Apollo/Saturn V Center, tour NASA's spaceflight operations, interact with science exhibits and so much more. Additional ways to enhance your field trip include taking a guided bus tour, sitting down for Lunch with An Astronaut, experiencing real NASA missions with Cosmic Quest, or customizing your visit with the KSC SmartGuide


  • 15 students minimum 
  • No walk-up groups
  • One-week advance reservation suggested
  • One chaperone for every five students kindergarten through grade 5
  • One chaperone for every 10 students grade 6 through 12

To reserve a trip, call 1.855.433.4210 daily 8 am - 6 pm EST

In addition to day trips, Kennedy Space Center educational programs support the National Science Standards and NASA STEM initiatives.

Kennedy Space Center is a working space launch facility and programs are subject to change.

Field Trip Activity Books

Kennedy Online Outreach & Learning (KOOL)

Salute to Science

Trip Planner
Family at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex entrance