Exploration Tower, Cape Canaveral

Get a spectacular bird’s eye view of Port Canaveral and its surrounding areas from two observations desks at the Exploration Tower. Discover more about this unique part of Florida from seven floors of exhibits and interactive play.

Features

• Indoor and outdoor observation decks

• Event Venues

• Auditorium

• Exhibit Space – 5,500 ft on four floors

• Gift Shop

• Cafe
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4.5
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  • It seems one never goes to local attractions until visitors come from out of town. We went on a Thursday and very few people. Elevator and very accessible for a scooter for husband. Nice gift shop wit...  more »
  • Our first visit to Port Canaveral. This is a great introduction to the area for first time visitors, with exhibits on the history of the area as well as ones about current attractions, plus lots of in...  more »
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  • Great place, wonderful views all the way around. The staff were friendly and helpful. The tower was filled with local history of the port and surrounding areas. Wonderful for family's. Also a nice little gift shop there as well. They also have a big simulator so you can try to dock a ship. Also the price is 6 dollars per adult not bad at all. Definitely coming back would definitely recommend.
  • Lovely overview and facility. Do recommend as a stop, entrance fee worth the view from the top! Family friendfriendly and engaging history without too much. Can be a shirt stop over long 1-4hrs. Grounds surrounding this place are amazing, landscaping. Bridges, waterway and even charging solar palm trees. Paths, parking are all a breeze here!

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