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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
Phone Number:
+1 321-730-0055
Today
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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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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Sparks, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

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 1 week ago

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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
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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Arrochar, United Kingdom
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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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We went to Launch Complex 26 (Air Force Space & Missile Museum) as a part of the exciting KSC Cape Canaveral Early Space Tour. At the Launch Complex we were guided by Robert P. Graveline, who himself had been part of various military and civilian space programs - all the way back to the early 1950s! To have such a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I took advantage of going to the museum after being at Cape Canaveral for a launch. Seeing the different exhibits in the museum that track the history of the space adventures was quite enjoyable. It is a great adventure for a family with school age children. My 4 year old grandson was excited over the coloring book, I brought him... More 

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