Atlantis
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01.18.2012

Atlantis "In Flight" Display Image

A PEEK INTO THE FUTURE - Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex was selected by NASA on April 12, 2011, to permanently display space shuttle orbiter Atlantis. This initial design concept for a new orbiter exhibit showcases the orbiter as it appears "in flight."
Atlantis Exhibit Exterior Entrance with ET-SRB
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01.18.2012

Atlantis Exhibit Exterior Entrance with ET-SRB

READY FOR LAUNCH! - A full scale external tank and twin solid rocket booster replicas will stand at the Atlantis exhibit entrance, preparing to launch guests deep into the 30 year history of the Space Shuttle Program.
Atlantis Exterior Reveal Image
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01.18.2012

Atlantis Exterior Reveal Image

STYLE AND SUBSTANCE - The stylized shape of the new home for Atlantis incorporates hues of orange and gold to represent both the heat and the bright colors of re-entry. Special gray colored tiling has been incoporated into the building's design to represent the space shuttle tiles that protected the orbiter from the heat of re-entry.
U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction to Take Place  at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Friday, May 19, 2017
05.12.2017

U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction to Take Place at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Friday, May 19, 2017

Veteran NASA astronauts Michael Foale and Ellen Ochoa will officially be inducted into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame® in a public ceremony that will take place at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in the Space Shuttle Atlantis® attraction. 
Fifth Graders Nationwide Offered Free Admission to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
05.12.2017

Fifth Graders Nationwide Offered Free Admission to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Calling all future explorers! Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is offering a front row seat to NASA’s Journey to Mars for free to fifth graders nationwide this summer, with an invitation for a full-day of adventure and fun. The offer is part of the Summer of Mars campaign designed to highlight the myriad experiences and activities available to guests that focus on the future of space exploration and Mars missions to inspire the next generation of space explorers at the place where it will launch.