Where is Kennedy Space Center, Florida - Location Map, Travel Info, Facts

The John F. Kennedy Space Center located on Merritt Island, Florida, is NASA's primary launch center of human spaceflight.

Kennedy Space Center Location Map, Florida

Where is Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Located?

Kennedy Space Center is located on Merritt Island, Florida, the center is north-northwest of Cape Canaveral on the Atlantic Ocean, It is between Miami and Jacksonville on Florida's Space Coast, due east of Orlando.

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Facts & Information:

CountryUnited States
StateFlorida
LocationSpace Commerce Way, Merritt Island, FL 32953, USA
AbbreviationKSC
Formerly calledLaunch Operations Center
Previous names: Spaceport USA, Visitor Information Complex
Named afterJohn F. Kennedy
FormationJuly 1, 1962; 59 years ago
Area:17 ha
TypeNASA facility
Coordinates28°31′27″N 80°39′03″W
OwnerNASA
DirectorJanet E. Petro
BudgetUS$329 million
Staff10,479[2][note 1] (2020)
Websitewww.nasa.gov/centers/kennedy/home/index.html
City closest to Kennedy Space CenterTitusville, Florida
Nearest AirportMelbourne (MLB) Airport
Road & HighwaysU.S. 1, I-95, SR 407, SR 405

Places of attractions in Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Best thing to do in Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex are Kennedy Space Center, Astronaut Training Experience, Merritt Island National Wildlife, Space Shuttle Atlantis, Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier, Rocket Garden, Playalinda Beach, Victory Casino Cruises, Valiant Air Command, Inc., Pine Island Conservation Area, Sams House at Pine Island, American Police Hall of Fame & Museum, Exploration Tower, American Space Museum & Walk of Fame, Air Force Space and Missile Museum, Apollo / Saturn V Center, Merritt Island, Canaveral Lighthouse Tour, Manatee Sanctuary Park, Dinosaur Store, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Cherie Down Park, Manatee Cove Park, Brevard County Enchanted Forest, Brevard Museum of History and Natural, Rikki Tiki Tavern, Florida Surf Museum, Cocoa Riverfront Park, Golf N Gator, Sand Point Park, Cocoa Beach Aerial Adventures, Shepard Park, EFSC Planetarium & Observatory.