Whether touring the 'Rocket Garden' (an astonishing sight you will NEVER forget), or boarding an amazing, full-scale replica of the Space Shuttle Explorer, getting your hands on Kennedy Space Centre tickets to the Visitor Complex will guaranteed you to be overwhelmed by the awe-inspiring NASA story.
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...4, 3, 2, 1...Blast-off! From the hands-on exhibits and attractions and the amazing collection of rockets and space memorabilia, our Kennedy Space Centre tickets will wow visitors whether they have a deep fascination with Space exploration or merely a casual interest. There is nowhere on earth quite like Kennedy Space Center, the home of NASA.
Located just one hour from Orlando, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex provides an exhilarating and educationally enriching experience of the history of the American space programme from its origins to the present day. Whether touring the 'Rocket Garden' (an astonishing sight you will NEVER forget), or boarding an amazing, full-scale replica of the Space Shuttle Explorer, visitors to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex are guaranteed to be overwhelmed by the awe-inspiring NASA story and stunned by the remarkable achievements accomplished by the space programme. With your Kennedy Space Centre tickets you will be able to:
- Immerse yourself in a new dimension of Angry Birds Space at the brand new Angry Birds Space Encounter.
- Tour the launch areas and Rocket Garden with its eight rockets from the past
- Board a full-scale replica of the Space Shuttle Explorer
- Train in spaceflight simulators
- Meet an Astronaut and perhaps see a launch
- Relive the historic launch of Apollo 8 at the Firing Room Theatre,
- Marvel at a monstrous 111-meter Saturn V moon rocket, the most powerful rocket ever built
- Experience a shuttle launch and space walk with the "Space Station" 3-D film shown on a 20 metre tall IMAX screen
- Feel the full-on G forces of a space shuttle launch at the Shuttle Launch Experience
- Atlantis - Coming Summer 2013 - This amazing exhibit will showcase the Atlantis and tell the story of the shuttle programme. More than 60 interactive, immersive exhibits and simulators will provide guests a never-before experienced perspective on the shuttle’s complex systems, components and capabilities.
Rides and attractions at Kennedy Space Center
Angry Birds Space Encounter - New for 2013
Angry Birds Space Encounter brings to life the space adventures of the Angry Birds as they follow their kidnapped eggs into an inter-galactic wormhole, come face to-face with Space Pigs and gear up with heroic superpowers. Visitors encounter six interactive stations designed to engage and immerse guests in a new dimension of Angry Birds Space.
Space Shuttle Atlantis - Opening 29 June 2013
The exhibit not only will showcase Atlantis as if it were in space—raised 30 feet off the ground and rotated 43 degrees—but also will tell the compelling story of the entire shuttle program. More than 60 interactive, immersive exhibits and simulators will provide guests a never-before experienced perspective on the shuttle’s complex systems, components and capabilities.
Shuttle Launch Experience®
Minimum Height - 44" (1.12m)
On Shuttle Launch Experience®, visitors strap in to the sights, sounds and sensations of a real Space Shuttle launch. Entering the heart of Space Shuttle operations for the pre-launch briefing, crew members are guided by veteran Space Shuttle Commander Charlie Bolden as he takes them step-by-step through the shuttle launch sequence.
IMAX® Space Films
In two giant IMAX theaters, the dream of spaceflight comes alive with a wall of sound, a five-story screen and realistic 3-D special effects. All of our IMAX space films feature dramatic footage shot by NASA astronauts during actual missions - and will make you feel like you’re floating alongside them.
Apollo / Saturn V Center
View the monstrous 111-meter Saturn V moon rocket, the most powerful rocket ever built. The Apollo/Saturn V Center is a tribute to the Apollo astronauts and the machines that got them there – and brought them home safely.
NASA Rockets: The Rocket Garden
Here you can experience the very same Redstone, Atlas and Titan rockets that first put NASA astronauts in space, or climb aboard Mercury, Gemini and Apollo capsules – and get an idea of the cramped quarters America's astronaut pioneers endured. Free tours of the NASA Rocket Garden are given at 10:30am and 4.00pm daily.
Astronaut Encounter: Meet an Astronaut
Each day at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, guests get the rare opportunity to meet veteran astronauts from NASA’s famous Astronaut Corps - there are only a mere 500 humans that have ever been to space! The daily Astronaut Encounter briefings allow plenty of time for discussion, so bring your questions – and your camera.
United States Astronaut Hall of Fame®
Come live the human side of space at the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame, complete with the sights, sounds and experiences of the famous astronauts who first ventured into the frontiers of space. Experience exhibits dedicated to our nation's astronauts, including the world's largest collection of personal memorabilia.