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Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Merritt Island, FL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if your not a space geek KSC put together a good show specifically with the shuttle. Once the doors open you are in awe... MUST SEE!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RustedNuts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding in every way. Spent all day at Kennedy Space Center. Could have stayed longer. So much to see

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 377SharonB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The videos are great, but the reveal of the space shuttle was impressive and unexpected. Many of the presentations do not provide seating, however, so could be difficult if you have trouble standing for short periods.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank blnavarremary
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Just like at the Saturn Rocket, they are very good at building anticipation before letting you see the Shuttle. The reveal is even more impressive here. The way the shuttle is angled and displayed is very well done. The interactive exhibits are also very well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank patlv23
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

It’s really something to see the shuttle itself. There’s also lots of exhibits and a flight simulator which isn’t scary but vibrates a lot! Must see if you are at the KSC.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wombling_Free_7548
Reviewed 16 January 2019

My wife and I each worked on the Space Shuttle program for over 30 years. In that time we have been around the hardware while it was being built and serviced. More than one visit to a launch pad was made while a bird was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pjc12345
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

We missed this last year but made time for it this year and were glad we did. There’s a lot to see and do in this one building. Allow yourselves at least a couple of hours and still expect to skip parts of it. There...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gjvision
Reviewed 26 December 2018

This was a return trip for me and another memorable experience. There is so much to see and experience here that it truly would take several trips to absorb it all (if then). You can see part of this one t.v. or the web but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank loesshawk2015
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place. Two main highlights for me are the Saturn 5 and of course space shuttle Atlantis. Awesome.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

It's been about 30 years since we were at the space center. We remember the beginnings of the space program so it was interesting to get more details that we didn't know at the time. Thing have changed a lot! We took the bus tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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