Atlantis
Resolutions:
01.18.2012

Atlantis "In Flight" Display Image

A PEEK INTO THE FUTURE - Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex was selected by NASA on April 12, 2011, to permanently display space shuttle orbiter Atlantis. This initial design concept for a new orbiter exhibit showcases the orbiter as it appears "in flight."
Atlantis Exhibit Exterior Entrance with ET-SRB
Resolutions:
01.18.2012

Atlantis Exhibit Exterior Entrance with ET-SRB

READY FOR LAUNCH! - A full scale external tank and twin solid rocket booster replicas will stand at the Atlantis exhibit entrance, preparing to launch guests deep into the 30 year history of the Space Shuttle Program.
Atlantis Exterior Reveal Image
Resolutions:
01.18.2012

Atlantis Exterior Reveal Image

STYLE AND SUBSTANCE - The stylized shape of the new home for Atlantis incorporates hues of orange and gold to represent both the heat and the bright colors of re-entry. Special gray colored tiling has been incoporated into the building's design to represent the space shuttle tiles that protected the orbiter from the heat of re-entry.
Universe Theater, Presented by Northrop Grumman, Officially Dedicated  at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
09.11.2019

Universe Theater, Presented by Northrop Grumman, Officially Dedicated at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

CAPE CANAVERAL (September 11, 2019) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – A ribbon cutting ceremony was recently held at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to officially re-name the Universe Theater. The new name – Universe Theater, presented by Northrop Grumman – is indicative of the strong partnership between Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, which is designed to inspire the next generation.
Media Alert: Update as of 10 a.m., September 3, 2019, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Remain Closed Due to Threat of Severe Weather from  Hurricane Dorian
09.03.2019

Media Alert: Update as of 10 a.m., September 3, 2019, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Remain Closed Due to Threat of Severe Weather from Hurricane Dorian

CAPE CANAVERAL – (September 1, 2019) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will be closed Sunday, September 1; Monday, September 2. Based on the current forecast, we anticipate remaining closed on Tuesday, September 3.
Media Alert: Update as of 9 a.m., September 2, 2019, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Remain Closed Due to Threat of Severe Weather from  Hurricane Dorian
09.02.2019

Media Alert: Update as of 9 a.m., September 2, 2019, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Remain Closed Due to Threat of Severe Weather from Hurricane Dorian

CAPE CANAVERAL – (September 2, 2019) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will be closed Monday, September 2 and Tuesday, September 3.
Media Alert: Update as of 9 a.m., September 1, 2019, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to  Close Due to Threat of Severe Weather from Hurricane Dorian
09.01.2019

Media Alert: Update as of 9 a.m., September 1, 2019, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Close Due to Threat of Severe Weather from Hurricane Dorian

CAPE CANAVERAL – (September 1, 2019) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will be closed Sunday, September 1; Monday, September 2. Based on the current forecast, we anticipate remaining closed on Tuesday, September 3.