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Get Set For A Special Rocket Viewing

A message from The Central Florida Tourism Collective It’s time to get set for a special rocket viewing! Read on to see what’s in store and plan your trip now for November 14!   The Space Coast of Florida has many great locations to view rocket launches. We are blessed with having the busiest spaceport…
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Train Like an Astronaut At Kennedy Space Center

The Kennedy Space Center takes you to the Final Frontier with an all-new guest experience that every budding space explorer will want to try their hand at! Train like an Astronaut! Inside the Astronaut Training Experience (ATX), students will join the crew as they begin a spectacular new mission simulation including launching, landing and walking…
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Kennedy SPace Center

Kennedy Offers A Safe Space

Kennedy offers a safe space for you to enjoy, well, space. Kennedy Space Center takes your safety very seriously. During this phase of reopening, guests are invited to explore more of the NASA story by reopening all main visitor complex attractions including the IMAX Theater, Shuttle Launch Experience, and Universe Theater. As part of their…
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Top 10 Activities at Kennedy Space Center

Have you ever wanted to visit the Kennedy Space Center but were unsure of what to do? I grew up watching Star Trek, so when I had the chance to visit Kennedy Space Center as a 6-year-old, I was SO excited. While I wasn’t able to meet my heroes Captain Kirk or Doctor Spock, I…
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ISS

Isolate Like An Astronaut

While Kennedy Space Center has paused operations during this difficult time, they will re-open to engage and entertain your family when it is safe to do so. So keep reading! There may be fewer experts than astronauts on the topic of living and working in insolation. For more than 60 years, astronauts have been operating…
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Jon McBride

Living Legend Retires From Kennedy Space Center

A living legend retires from the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Jon Andrew McBride has announced his retirement. He has been responsible for overseeing the Astronaut Encounter Team for the past 20 years. A retired Navy Captain and veteran NASA Astronaut who logged more than 8,800 hours of flying time, including 4,700 hours in jet…
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Kennedy space center tour

Kennedy’s New Rise To Space Tour Sounds Intriguing

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex guests have another opportunity to get closer to space and history. Cape Canaveral’s Rise to Space tour will offer guests the opportunity to access restricted and historic areas of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. During this brand-new Special Interest Tour, a space expert will lead guests to historic launch sites,…
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Holidays in Space

Kennedy Space Center Creates a Retro Holiday Bash

Several iconic images bring to mind the 1960s: the Beatles, Neil Armstrong walking on the Moon for the first time and distinctive fashion. This year’s Holidays in Space at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will feature these and more as Kennedy Space Center creates a Retro Holiday Bash. It will run through December 31 and…
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Heroes & Legends At Kennedy Space Center

Top 10 Activities at Kennedy Space Center

Have you ever wanted to visit the Kennedy Space Center but were unsure of what to do? I grew up watching Star Trek, so when I had the chance to visit Kennedy Space Center as a 6-year-old, I was SO excited. While I wasn’t able to meet my heroes Captain Kirk or Doctor Spock, I…
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Apollo 11 Anniversary Prize Giveaway

To celebrate the 50thanniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing and the launch of our new look website here’s an out of this world give-away from our friends at Kennedy Space Center.   Your family or group can win an inspirational lunch with a real life astronaut as part of a fantastic day out at Kennedy…
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