This exhibit and the Apollo/Saturn V Center (where it is located) will reopen in late March. While the Apollo/Saturn V Center is included with admission, it will require a transportation reservation to visit. Learn how to make a reservation for your group to visit the Apollo/Saturn V Center.
Relive the launch of the first crewed NASA mission to orbit the Moon in 1968 aboard the massive Saturn V rocket at the Firing Room Theater. Experience the countdown for Apollo 8 facing the actual consoles used during the Apollo launches as you see and feel the powerful Saturn V Moon rocket lift off from the launch pad and blast into space.
- Currently unavailable for guests and employees health and safety
- Only accessible via Kennedy Space Center Bus Tours
- Allow 20 minutes
- Return shuttle buses leave Apollo/Saturn V Center every 15 minutes and travel 20 minutes to the main visitor complex
- Wheelchair Accessible
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