U.S. Air Force Space & Missile Museum, Cape Canaveral

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The Air Force Space and Missile Museum is located at Launch Complex 26 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. It includes artifacts from the early American space program and includes an outdoor rocket garden displaying rockets, missiles and space-related equipment chronicling the US Air Force.
The museum is accessible to the public as a part of the "Cape Canaveral: Then and Now" tour offered by the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex four days per week. Free tours are also offered by the Air Force 45th Space Wing Community Relations office.
The Air Force Space and Missile History Center, a companion to the museum, is open to the general public six days a week. The History Center is located just outside the south gate of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
United States Air Force Space and Missile History Center is an extension of the Air Force Space and Missile Museum outside the gate 1 of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station which opened to the public August 14, 2010. It is located in a 3200sqft facility and highlights the progress and history of the space program. The museum features displays which chronicle the story of each of the launch pads from its establishment in 1949 as the Joint Long Range Proving Ground. Exhibits contain artifacts dating back to the 1950s and include parts to launch vehicles and control systems. Our Cape Canaveral trip planner makes visiting U.S. Air Force Space & Missile Museum and other Cape Canaveral attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • This museum, also called the Sands Museum, was on the agenda to visit on this trip. We were greatly pleased when our tour of the lighthouse included this museum. Unique museum with much information....  more
    This museum, also called the Sands Museum, was on the agenda to visit on this trip. We were greatly pleased when our tour of the lighthouse included this museum. Unique museum with much information....  more »
  • What an amazing place to learn about space history! Our docent, Bob, did a great job bringing the early days of rocket launches to life, and has the benefit of a personal history with the space... 
    What an amazing place to learn about space history! Our docent, Bob, did a great job bringing the early days of rocket launches to life, and has the benefit of a personal history with the space...  more »
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  • Part of the Kennedy Space Center bus tour. I loved the museum but found the gift shop lacking.
  • Nice place to visit and big piece of history feom early days of space programs. Say Hi to Larry :)

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