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Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Public Tour - CLOSED

State Road 401 and Poseidon Ave., Cape Canaveral, FL 32925
+1 321-494-5945
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The best tour Kennedy Space Center has to offer!

I went on this tour last week while on vacation in Central Florida. Of all of the tours that the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kenpalmer2016
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San Bernardino, California
Cape Canaveral Lighthouse CCAFS tour

Booked on Sunward Tours. Our tour guide Doug was very professional and well versed int eh history... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Patrick H
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Rockledge, Florida
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FREE historic bus tour for the general public every Wednesday and Thursday, schedule subject to change based on mission requirements. The three-hour tour includes a visit to the Air Force Space and Missile Museum, active and retired launch pads, and the historic Cape Canaveral Lighthouse. Reservations are highly encouraged and seating is limited, walk-ins will be accommodated if seating permits. Bus and most facilities are NOT handicapped accessible.
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State Road 401 and Poseidon Ave., Cape Canaveral, FL 32925
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+1 321-494-5945
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on this tour last week while on vacation in Central Florida. Of all of the tours that the Kennedy Space Center offers, this is the very best one they have! This is where the entire U.S. space program all began in 1950. The...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Booked on Sunward Tours. Our tour guide Doug was very professional and well versed int eh history of the Lighthouse and CCAFS and the space program. Highly recommend this tour and also visiting the Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral, which is include dint he cost...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour that began with the lighthouse and continued on through the Naval Station which you can't normally visit.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Thanks to the 45th Space Wing under the command of Brigadier General Wayne R. Monteith, I had the distinct privilege of taking a 3+ hour tour to explore the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station including the oldest standing building (the beautiful lighthouse) and a variety...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

We booked this trip due to our love of lighthouses, but we were very impressed with the rest of the tour as well. We learned a lot of interesting facts about the area, the lighthouse and the air force station and launch pads. The tour...More

2  Thank chopprlane
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Cape Canaveral Lighthouse is the only U.S. lighthouse on an active military installation, and the only way to see it, without being in the military or a contractor, is this tour! Plus, you get to visit many historic sites in space history, see glimpses of...More

1  Thank DASHarmon
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Worthwhile to do this lighthouse and Port Canaveral launch pads tour. Doug the tour guide from SunWard does a great job explaining the launch pad sites and history. Highly recommended. It takes about 3 to 4 hours in a nice smaller bus. It needs advance...More

1  Thank hdobrowolski
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

We did this tour not knowing what we'd be in for. Its military like - well it is at an Air Force base. But it lets you in on the facts of the space race with some visits to the actual sites of the 1960...More

1  Thank adesmar123
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

A few of us decided to take this tour and so glad we did. We toured the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse which was being run by volunteers and they were very informative and friendly. Then drove around the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and saw all...More

2  Thank Prncsd
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

The 3 hour Cape Canaveral Lighthouse tour by SunWand tours is a nice smaller air conditioned tour bus that accommodates about 20 +/- people. The tour guide and driver are very nice and informative. At the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse, all the volunteers had alot of...More

2  Thank kjallen258
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