A strategic location in history, Port Canaveral's ocean gateway has been at the epicenter of Spanish exploration in the New World, Revolutionary battles, the burgeoning of Florida's cruise and tourist industries, mankind's space explorationand more. Your tour includes a visit to the Air Force Space & Missile History Museum, Canaveral Locks, Exploration Tower, and more! Now is your chance to experience it ALL!
Explore Port Canaveral’s illustrious history as a NASA space launch headquarters and shipping hub while on a guided tour of local museums and notable landmarks. Visit the Air Force Space & Missile Museum to view artifacts from the American space program, an outdoor rocket garden and parts to launch vehicles. Learn of the area’s commercial fishing and conveyance past while seeing the Canaveral Lock. Roam around the Exploration Tower’s interactive exhibits, simulators and observation deck.
• Museum Exhibits: View American space program artifacts and an outdoor rocket garden at the Air Force Space & Missile Museum.
• Canaveral Lock: Learn about the port’s commercial fishing and shipping history at the active lock, which was built in 1965.
• Exploration Tower: Engage in interactive exhibits, view educational films, operate boating simulators and enjoy panoramas from the outdoor observation deck.
What to Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Cash/credit cards
• Sun protection
What to Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes