Make-A-Wish® Child Spends Day with Astronaut Buzz Aldrin at  Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
10.21.2015

Make-A-Wish® Child Spends Day with Astronaut Buzz Aldrin at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Oct. 21, 2015) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER- Make-A-Wish® arranged for Ethan Jogola and his family to enjoy a fun-filled educational day at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex on Thursday, October 1. Ethan, from Alberta, Canada, suffers from cystic fibrosis, a life-threatening lung and digestive system disorder. When he expressed his love for space and wish to meet Apollo astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Make-A-Wish contacted Aldrin’s nonprofit, ShareSpace Foundation, and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to coordinate the meeting. 
U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® to Close Nov. 2, 2015, in Preparation for New, Next-Generation Attraction at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
10.20.2015

U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® to Close Nov. 2, 2015, in Preparation for New, Next-Generation Attraction at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Oct. 20, 2015) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – The U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® will close Nov. 2, 2015, at its current location in preparation for a new, next-generation  attraction at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex – Heroes and Legends, featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. The visitor complex broke ground on Heroes and Legends in May 2015 and is scheduled to open the new attraction in late 2016. The Early Space Exploration building closed on Sept. 28, 2015, to be transformed into the new Heroes and Legends attraction. 
Guests Can Enjoy Best Public Viewing of Atlas V Rocket Launch on Oct. 30 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
10.15.2015

Guests Can Enjoy Best Public Viewing of Atlas V Rocket Launch on Oct. 30 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Oct. 15, 2015) KENNEDY SPACE CENTERKennedy Space Center Visitor Complex guests can experience the stunning sights and powerful sounds of an Atlas V rocket launch Friday, Oct. 30 at 12:17 p.m. ET, with four exclusive launch viewing locations to choose from.
NASA’s Innovation Expo Coming to  Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Oct. 16 and 17
10.06.2015

NASA’s Innovation Expo Coming to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Oct. 16 and 17

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Oct. 6, 2015) KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – For the first time, NASA is allowing public access to its Innovation Expo, to be held at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Oct. 16 and 17. 
Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the First Launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex on Oct. 3
09.21.2015

Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the First Launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex on Oct. 3

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Sept. 21, 2015) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Guests are invited to celebrate the 30th anniversary of space shuttle Atlantis’ first launch at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Oct. 3. Exclusive “30 Years of Atlantis” events will be offered throughout the day and include watching a live version of the engaging video series “Tell Me A Story,” ongoing showings of the video “Reflections of Atlantis,” and meet and greets and signing opportunities with Atlantis astronauts including Jerry Ross, Mike McCulley, Bo Bobko, Charlie Walker, Bob Springer and more.
Upcoming Events October-December 2015 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
09.14.2015

Upcoming Events October-December 2015 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Sept. 14, 2015) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex invites guests to experience upcoming events including multiple ways to meet a veteran NASA astronaut, up-close launch viewing for select rocket launches and the annual Holidays in Space. With so much to see and do, guests can complement their visit with a Multiday Discovery ticket or an annual pass to enjoy everything the visitor complex has to offer. 
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Day-Long Out-of-this-World Experience before Atlas V launch Aug. 31
08.26.2015

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Offers Day-Long Out-of-this-World Experience before Atlas V launch Aug. 31

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Aug. 26, 2015) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Space enthusiasts looking for the perfect way to spend the day before the Aug. 31 Atlas V launch, scheduled for 6:07 a.m., will find Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex the ideal destination.  Prior to launch day, on Aug. 29 and 30, speakers from United Launch Alliance (ULA) will give special presentations about the upcoming mission and the Atlas V rocket to visitor complex guests.
6-Year-Old Boy Visits Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Continue Fulfilling His ‘Mission’ of Saving NASA, Becoming an Astronaut
08.10.2015

6-Year-Old Boy Visits Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Continue Fulfilling His ‘Mission’ of Saving NASA, Becoming an Astronaut

Dreams do come true. Six-year old Connor Johnson, Denver, Colo., met with astronauts, trained like an astronaut, saw space vehicles and explored the future of space exploration at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex this weekend.
India’s First Astronaut, Rakesh Sharma, Shares His Experience in Space at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex this Fall
08.06.2015

India’s First Astronaut, Rakesh Sharma, Shares His Experience in Space at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex this Fall

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Aug. 6, 2015) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Of the Earth's six billion people, approximately 500 men and women have ever flown in space. Each day at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, guests have the rare opportunity to meet veteran astronauts from NASA’s famous Astronaut Corps during the Astronaut Encounter experience. This fall, Indian astronaut Rakesh Sharma will present at Astronaut Encounter.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Invites Guests to ‘Fly With An Astronaut’ July 29 – Aug. 2, Aug. 5-9
07.27.2015

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Invites Guests to ‘Fly With An Astronaut’ July 29 – Aug. 2, Aug. 5-9

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla(July 24, 2015) — KENNEDY SPACE CENTER –Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is offering a special, limited-time, limited-capacity program called “Fly With An Astronaut” in which guests can spend a thrilling half day experiencing the highlights of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, including a ‘flight’ on Shuttle Launch Experience®, with a veteran NASA space shuttle astronaut.