Space Center Attractions
Shuttle Launch Experience
Strap into the seat and hear the sights &
sounds of veteran astronauts as they make
your first space shuttle mission come to
life. Hold your breath during the ground
trembling launch, feel the sensation of
G-Forces as you lift off, watch as amazing
video screens give you a glimpse of the
sights outside the spacecraft. Enjoy the
breathtaking views of the planets as the
gravitational forces begin to pull you to
the earths surface.
Kennedy Space Center Tours
Discover the place where space exploration
all began. From the assembly of the gigantic
Saturn V Rockets that powered the Apollo
mission to the Space module that landed
on the moon, get an up close view by taking a tour.
Choose from either the KSC Explore Tour, the Cape
Canaveral Early Space Tour or the KSC Launch Control
Center Tour. View the huge structures
that house every aspect of space exploration
from design to launch, from control to the
landmark vehicle assembly area. Explore
NASA KSC's headquarters, mission control,
the Space Shuttle's launch pad, and
then wrap up your mission with a stop at
the Space Shuttle's landing facility.
IMAX Space Films
Explore the strange new world of space exploration
with Journey to Space and A Beautiful
Planet. View rare footage of actual missions
that include all the authentic sights and
sounds of the actual trip. Be propelled
over one quarter-million miles from the
earth's surface as you prepare to walk
on the moon. Rendezvous with astronauts
in the International Space Station after
you blast-off with Russia's Baikonur
Cosmodrome. Experience the thrills, challenges,
and set-backs in days-gone-by during the
race to space.
Ever wonder about the life of an astronaut?
At the Astronaut Encounter, people from
all walks of life can experience a personal
encounter with the men and women that risk
their lives in space. Among the billions
of people upon the face of the earth, nearly
500 people have ever ventured into space.
During this intimate briefing, guests will
have plenty of time to get up-close and
personal with real astronauts.
Eye on the Universe
From the limits of space, The Hubble Telescope
captured the most breathtaking
images known to mankind. The powerfully
stunning images expanded mankind's
knowledge of the universe. As the Hubble's
succesor, the James Webb Telescope,
maintains an eye on space, you'll be
amazed as you take a journey through the universe unlocking
secrets from before time.
Shuttle Launch Sim
Experience the sights and sounds of
rushing to earth.
Imagine yourself behind the controls
of a space shuttle.
Camp-out beneath a moon rocket, come
face to face with real astronaut, discover
the larger-than-life film - A Beautiful Planet.
- KSC Tours
- IMAX Space Movies
- Apollo Saturn V Center
- Forever Remembered
- A Beautiful Planet
- Space Shuttle Atlantis