Access to the Restricted Areas of America's Spaceport 


Gain exclusive access to historic launch sites and operational spaceflight facilities on the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour, included with daily admission. On the tour, go behind NASA’s gates to see the past, present and future of America’s multi-user spaceport before visiting the Apollo/Saturn V Center.


Mission Zone Overview
  • Hours icon Allow 1 - 3 Hours Depending on Selected Tour
  • dining icon Snacks available in The Right Stuff gift shop
  • shopping icon Shopping
  • page detail Wheelchair Accessible
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Key Attractions

Kennedy Space Center Explore Tour

Fly With An Astronaut

Look Closer
Vehicle Assembly Building

Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB)

Since the 1960s, the VAB has housed Saturn V Moon rockets and the space shuttle launch configuration. It is currently being outfitted to support the Space Launch System.
Launch Complex 39A

Launch Complex 39A

Launch Pad 39A was the site of many Apollo and space shuttle launches. It is currently leased by SpaceX for the Falcon 9 and Falcon Heavy rockets.
Launch Complex 39B

Launch Complex 39B

Launch Pad 39B was also the site of Apollo and space shuttle launches, but is now being configured by NASA to support future Space Launch System launches.
All exhibits are subject to change and tours may be altered or closed due to operational requirements or launch preparations.