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Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Welcome to the greatest space adventure on Earth! Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is the only place in the world where you can walk under the largest rocket ever flown, touch an actual moon rock, meet a veteran NASA astronaut, experience the International Space Station and stand nose-to-nose with Atlantis – all in the same day. To see and experience as much as possible, here is information to help you plan your visit.

Call 866.737.5235 for more information, 8 am - 6 pm EDT.

Included with General Admission:  

• Space Shuttle Atlantisâ„   • Twin IMAX® Theater 3D Films
• Shuttle Launch Experience® • Special Viewing for Rocket Launches
• Meet an astronaut
• Numerous Shows and Exhibits
• General Bus Tour
• FREE 2-day admission to Astronaut Hall of Fame® (if used within seven days)


Sample Itineraries

One-Day Visit: Family and Children

Space Shuttle Atlantisâ„  with Shuttle Launch Experience®
 2 hours
General Bus Tour and exploring Apollo/Saturn V Center  2 - 3 hours
IMAX® 3D Space Film  1 hour
Lunch 
 1 hour
Other Park Activities:
Exploration Space®: Explorers Wanted, Shopping,
Rocket Garden, Children's Play Dome, etc.   
 1 hour
Total time in park
 8 hours

One-Day Visit: Adult Couple

Space Shuttle Atlantisâ„  with Shuttle Launch Experience®
 2 hours
KSC Up-Close Explore Tour and
exploring Apollo/Saturn V Center
 3 hours 
Lunch With An Astronaut*
 1 hour
IMAX® 3D Space Film  1 hour
Exploration Space®: Explorers Wanted, Shopping, 
Rocket Garden, Children's Play Dome, etc.
 1 hour
Total time in park
 8 hours


Tour Information

  • General Bus Tour (included with General Admission): 1 - 1.5 hrs
  • KSC Up-Close Explore Tour*: 2 - 2.5 hours
  • KSC Up-Close Launch Control Center Tour*: 2.5 hours
  • KSC Up-Close Cape Canaveral: Then and Now Tour*: 3 - 3.5 hours

Learn more about Tours. 

If you plan on purchasing multiple guided tours, we strongly suggest you upgrade to an annual pass and plan for a two-day visit. Due to time constraints, multiple tours cannot be taken in the same day.

*Lunch With An Astronaut and KSC Up-Close Tours are available for an additional cost plus tax. 

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