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Space Shuttle Atlantis® 10-Year AnniversaryJun 29, 2023 Space Shuttle Atlantis®
It has been 10 years since Space Shuttle Atlantis® opened its doors to showcase its namesake for all at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Celebrate this milestone anniversary on Thursday, June 29, included with admission.
During live, in-person panels at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM, hear mission memories firsthand from veteran NASA astronauts, including ones that flew on Atlantis. The astronauts will answer questions pre-submitted via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram using the #Atlantis10 hashtag. Visit our social media channels and use the hashtag to add your question leading up to the event! Questions for the panel will be selected randomly.
You will also have the opportunity to snap a selfie or get an autograph from the astronauts in attendance.
Mark your calendars! Further event details will be made available soon.
Space Shuttle Atlantis® 10-Year Anniversary
Astronauts currently joining the celebration:
William "Bill" Shepard
- U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® member
Space Shuttle AtlantisGet a close-up view of Atlantis, the only space shuttle displayed in flight. Space Shuttle Atlantis also includes more than 60 interactive exhibits celebrating the history, technology and impact of NASA’s Space Shuttle Program.
Shuttle Launch ExperienceGo for launch and experience the sights, sounds and sensations of blasting off into space aboard the space shuttle!
Forever RememberedVisit the memorial honoring the astronauts who lost their lives during space shuttle missions STS-51L Challenger and STS-107 Columbia.
Learn more about the greatest space adventure on Earth, with exclusive news on rocket launches, astronaut appearances and exciting space-related events.