TH NEXT BEST THING TO AN ACTUAL SPACE SHUTTLE LAUNCH Strap in for a simulation of the space shuttle’s eight-and-a-half-minute ascent into orbit! Enter the heart of space shuttle operations for a prelaunch briefing by veteran space shuttle commander and current NASA Administrator, Charles Bolden. Once on board, experience what veteran NASA astronauts call the next best thing to flying aboard the space shuttle.
- Included With Admission
- All personal items must be stowed in a locker before entering
- Allow 30 minutes
- Complimentary lockers are located at the entrance
- Visitors must be at least 44" tall
- Located inside Space Shuttle Atlantis®
- Accessible for visitors with disabilities
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PREPARE FOR LAUNCH
All exhibits are subject to change and tours may be altered or closed due to operational requirements or launch preparations.