After Hours Adventure

Spend an evening solving STEM-based challenges and exploring Space Shuttle Atlantis®!

Inside Space Shuttle Atlantis, test your skills at space technology simulators, participate in a team-building challenge, and get nose-to-nose with the real space shuttle Atlantis. This After Hours Adventure is designed specifically for student and youth groups in grades 5 -9. Groups can call for available dates throughout the year.


Adventurers experience: 

  • Special Astronaut Encounter program with a veteran NASA astronaut, followed by a question and answer session. 
  • Educator guided tour of Space Shuttle Atlantis with more than 60 interactive simulators and activities. 
  • Educational activities and demonstrations
  • Daily admission to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex that is valid for use for one day within six days of the program date.
  • A buffet dinner 
  • 10 percent discount at The Space Shop with After Hours Adventure ticket


Tuition: $109 per person, plus tax 

After Hours Adventure flier

Currently, the After Hours Adventure program is unavailable. When the program is offered again, call 1.855.433.4210 daily from 10 am - 4 pm EST to inquire about upcoming dates.

Student Group Reservation Information:

  • We reserve the right to deny program participation to any youth not in the age range due to program curriculum.
  • A minimum of 10 students is required to make and maintain a reservation.
  • The visitor complex reserves the right to cancel an After Hours Adventure date if there are less than 100 participants with all groups combined. This is due to facility requirements.


Please Note: Kennedy Space Center is a working space launch facility and programs are subject to change without notice. 

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Space Chase! Explore & Learn

Challenge students with engaging questions and fantastic images during three different missions!

  • Space Chase! is available for free in the app stores. Download it before your visit!
  • Begin this educational experience in the classroom or at home with thought provoking challenges.
  • Continue your journey while exploring three main attractions at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
  • Complete a final mission after your visit to further expand your future space explorer’s new knowledge.