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Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Merritt Island, FL
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All reviews space program space center on display awesome sight saturn rocket great reminder wonderful learning experience hanging from the ceiling interactive exhibits sheer size kennedy space i'll admit informative tour central florida theme park piece of history an absolute
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank 555loveflorida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unforgettable experience. The mission to send the shuttle into space took 12 years! Imressive. What an achievement. Here you can learn the whole history, see very interesting movies about the mission and buy some souvenirs

Thank piotrh1982
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is a very exciting experience. You begin by walking thru a Disney-like entry area, and then you meet Atlantis. If you don't get goose-bumps at the start - you don't get the experience of space flight and all that the men and women of...More

1  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is an amazing, once in a lifetime, thing to see. An actual shuttle thats been to space and to hear all about the story behind it. The best part is the actual revealing of the shuttle though... incredible!

Thank SkotijosLietuvis
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We have seen 3 of the 4 remaining shuttles now (Atlantis, Discovery, & Enterprise) and this was by far the best reveal. Seeing the shuttle is always breathtaking. I’m so glad I finally got around to going to Kennedy to see it for myself!

Thank Cassandra W
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The highlight of our visit to KSC was definitely the Atlantis exhibition. If KSC haven't won awards for this, they should! A great build-up and reveal, which was pretty moving in the end and it really was jaw-dropping to see the actual shuttle. KSC's treatment...More

Thank DavvaW
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Wow!!!!! You can't imagine how big it is until you see it in person. It is amazing. If you go to the Kennedy Space Center this is a must see.

Thank dy7468
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Kids had a great time going through the areas which included hands on participation in picture Bush tours also included

Thank Karl M
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This is a superb attraction, well worth the trip. The interpretation is excellent and the space craft simulator is an amazing ride. The ride is short but apparently extremely realistic.

Thank 307juanitak
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Houston! we don't have a problem..a must see if coming to the East Coast. plan on spending all day here with the kiddies!!! there's a lot to see.....

1  Thank pupppymonkeybaby
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