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.
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  • As part of the KSC Visitor Center historical bus tour, this was an amazing museum of the very earliest days of space travel. These were the real buildings, equipment, and location of Mercury astronaut...  more »
  • Plan on taking a lot of time here as you will want to chek out aircraft you have heard of but never got to see before  more »
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  • Unique insights into history you won't find anywhere else. Our tour was great and our guide was super AWESOME.I even got to push the "launch" button. How cool is that?
  • What a great place to visit while touring Cape Canaveral! Fine exhibits to study and very knowledgeable docents to answer all your questions.

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