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The fun learning doesn't stop! Many exhibits and attractions are available during the government shutdown, include the Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit and Dine with an Astronaut.

Throughout the government shutdown, you can still plan on a full day experience at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex! Here are six unique activities you can enjoy to make your trip unforgettable.


ATX Launch Mission

Kennedy Space Center is world-famous for launching rockets and sending humans into space. Now you can be a part of a simulation of launching and being launched in a rocket as part of the all new Astronaut Training Experience®.


Plant Lab Carrots

Starting in the fall of 2017, teachers will be able to bring their classes to the new Mars Base 1 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex for an immersive day of Mars-based, hands-on STEM challenges that will enhance their regular curriculum.


ATX South Entrance

Designed to be both authentic and fun, we are excited to offer a brand new ATX center to visitors at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex!


NASA's Veggie Project at ATX Center

Students can participate in research for NASA's Veggie Project in the new Astronaut Training Experience (ATX) at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex!