Introduction
Introduction

ENTER THE APOLLO ERA

There are moments in American history that unified our country and shifted our culture. The Apollo Moon landings represent one of these pivotal periods. The Apollo/Saturn V Center pays homage to the people and machines that made the improbable possible and the future seem bigger than we ever dared to dream. There, stand in amazement under the gigantic Saturn V, the largest rocket ever flown. Through new interactive and engaging exhibits, relive the wonder and excitement of the Apollo era. This one-of-a-kind attraction celebrates the unprecedented achievement of putting humans on the Moon and the awe felt in that moment by all humankind.

Mission Zone Overview
  • Hours icon Allow 2-3 Hours Including the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour and Return Trip
  • transport Only accessible via the Kennedy Space Center Bus Tour
  • transport Return shuttle buses leave Apollo/Saturn V Center every 15 minutes and travel 20 minutes to the main visitor complex
  • dining icon Moon Rock Cafe
  • shopping icon Shopping
  • page detail Wheelchair Accessible
  • page detail Map
Key Attractions

Apollo 8 and the Firing Room

Path to the Moon

Moonscape

Exploring the Moon

Ad Astra Per Aspera

Lunar Theater

Apollo Treasures Gallery

Moon Tree Garden

Look Closer
Astronauts used the Astrovan for their ride from crew quarters to the launch pad.

Astrovan and Umbilical Tower

Astronauts used this van for their ride from crew quarters to the launch pad. The small section of the umbilical tower is just the upper section of what was a 380-foot steel structure that allowed astronauts to reach the spacecraft atop the Saturn V rocket.

The Fisher Space Pen exhibit celebrates the history of the iconic Astronaut Space Pen that has flown on every space mission since Apollo 7.

Fisher Space Pen

Learn the history of the iconic Astronaut Space Pen that has flown on every crewed space mission since Apollo 7. The pen can write upside down, under water and in extreme temperatures.

People

The People's Moon

The People’s Moon is a digital art piece creating an image of the Moon using a collection of photographs from the Apollo Program. Take a self portrait at the iPad station to be a part of this ever-changing mural.