View Rocket Launches & Meet Astronauts

Come face-to-face with space during special events at Kennedy Space Center. Visitors can watch rockets blast off, meet astronauts and celebrate holidays in space, just to name a few. Make space in your travels for unique and inspiring experiences during your Florida vacation.



Events Calendar

See what's happening at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.

Rocket Launches

Find out about upcoming rocket launch viewing opportunities for Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.

Planet Play

Planet Play - NOW OPEN

Planet Play, a new, fully-immersive multiple-story play experience is designed to educate the next generation, ages 2 – 10, about space exploration. Planet Play is an indoor interactive area where children play on the planets with one-of-a-kind digital and physical activities. Parents can enjoy a coffee and wine bar in a comfortable lounge while watching their tiny explorers learn about space.

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Plan Your Mission
Children interacting with touch panels in the Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit.


Just as every successful launch requires a pre-launch checklist, so does your visit to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
Make the most of your adventure with the best information to plan your visit.