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U.S. Air Force Space & Missile Museum

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Address: 100 Space Port Way, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920-4000
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+1 321-730-0055
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09:00 - 14:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Fri 09:00 - 14:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00

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Nice little Museum off the beaten path.

Nice little museum about the Missiles that have launched from the various areas of the Space Center. The cost is free and the employees are very knowledgeable and friendly. A... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Michael H
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Central Florida, Florida
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Central Florida, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice little museum about the Missiles that have launched from the various areas of the Space Center. The cost is free and the employees are very knowledgeable and friendly. A great little trip to learn about space launches. Hopefully the free trips to the launch ares and lighthouse will return soon. That was a great time learning about the launch... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a low key place with great history for those interested in missile development and the history of space launches from the Cape. Not much interactive but great displays with lots of artifacts and written history. Good way to spend a rainy afternoon or must visit for those interested in space travel. Very cheap entry fee. Also a super... More 

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Sparks, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a small museum that covers the various launch pads that was used around the Kennedy Space Center. Started in the 1950's and some are still active today. This cost is free. There are lots of various displays related to the pads. There is a small gift shop on site. They are closed Mondays. You should spend at least... More 

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Gotha, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We were on the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse tour and this was a stop just outside the gates of the Air Force station and next to the Space X launch facility. It is small but there is lots of space history here. Our docent was also very informative on many of the different rockets and programs. When you go in if... More 

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Woodbury, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We were only ones there, but it was Xmas eve and guides very informative. Very small but a lot of information.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Loved this museum, so much history in the U.S. space activities. A lot of detail provides on the various launch pads and various hardware is on display.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Rockets are cool...my teenage girls enjoyed this, it was really great to see these things up close. Its was setup really well. Not crowded and you can see everything in just a few hours. Its worth the drive to see though as it was one of the best things we did. The only thing that topped this place was the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

For space flight enthusiasts, this is an interesting stop on your tour of the area. As a late-boomer, I grew up with the U.S. space program prominently in my thoughts and daily life. It was good to be able to read the breakdown of what launched from where and when it happened. Short film loops enhance the experience at several... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This attraction is a wonderful step back in time to the early days of USAF and NASA space days. Exhibits include many of the early rockets, as well as the launch pads from which the early Mercury Program flights took flight! A hidden gem to be sure.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Great exhibits and photos. Easy to walk round. Helpful, friendly staff. Great shop although there was an issue with the card machine so could only purchase if you had cash. Good parking

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