09.25.2017

Holidays in Space 2017 Featuring Fighting Gravity

This holiday season, the term “lift-off” will take on a whole new meaning at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. For the first time ever, the internationally acclaimed performance group Fighting Gravity will put on a nightly show** during the visitor complex’s annual Holidays in Space celebration. The group will awe crowds with the illusions they perform that seem to defy the laws of physics. 
06.05.2017

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Kicks Off the Summer of Mars

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex kicked off the Summer of Mars on June 5, 2017 with Astronauts Scott Kelly, Jon McBride and the reveal of the Mars Rover Concept Vehicle. 
05.19.2017

Veteran NASA Astronauts Michael Foale and Ellen Ochoa Inducted into U. S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Today, in a ceremony set beneath Space Shuttle Atlantis® at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, two veteran astronauts were inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®.
11.07.2016

Heroes & Legends featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Opens

A spirited pyrotechnics display marked the opening of the new attraction, which was attended by more than 25 veteran and current NASA astronauts, including revered Gemini and Apollo space program astronauts Buzz Aldrin, James Lovell and Thomas Stafford. 
09.19.2016

Destination: Mars

A walk on Mars may be in the future for astronauts, but at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, guests don’t have to wait. A new, limited-time attraction Destination: Mars, which opened today, makes it possible to “walk on Mars” using real imagery from NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover brought to life by Microsoft HoloLens, the world’s first self-contained holographic computer running Windows 10. Presented exclusively by Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, the experience will be located in a pop-up theater and will only be available through January 1, 2017.
 
08.09.2016

Heroes & Legends presented by Boeing featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

Heroes & Legends featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame presented by Boeing will not only bring to life the enthralling stories of America’s pioneering astronauts. 
08.05.2016

“Little” Astronaut Experiences the Greatest Space Adventure on Earth

There’s nothing quite like exploring the world through the eyes of a 4-year-old. That’s what inspired photographer and father Aaron Sheldon to start Small Steps are Giant Leaps, capturing his son Harrison experiencing the everyday world, dressed in an astronaut suit. That same spirit of exploration is brought to life at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex where Harrison was invited to have a special space experience. 
07.01.2016

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex announces The Boeing Company as Title Sponsor for Heroes & Legends, featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®

Therrin Protze, chief operating officer of the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, today announced The Boeing Company as the title sponsor of the upcoming attraction Heroes & Legends, featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®. The news marks the first time in more than 50 years that the visitor complex has entered into an agreement with a corporate sponsor.  
03.11.2016

Cosmic Quest

Calling the Next Generation of Space Explorers! New Interactive  Gameplay Experience – Cosmic Quest – Launches at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

 
02.02.2016

2016 Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction

On Saturday, May 14, 2016, two space shuttle astronauts will be inducted into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame® during a public ceremony held at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s Space Shuttle AtlantisSM  attraction: Brian Duffy and Scott Parazynski. 
02.12.2015

2015 Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction

On Saturday, May 30, 2015, four space shuttle astronauts will be inducted into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame® during a public ceremony held at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex’s Space Shuttle AtlantisSM  attraction: John Grunsfeld, Ph. D., Steven Lindsey, Kent Rominger, and M. Rhea Seddon, M.D.  
02.07.2014

2014 U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction

Space Shuttle Astronauts Shannon Lucid and Jerry Ross
Selected for 2014 Induction in U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

Induction Ceremony Set for May 3 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex