Sands Space History Center

Formerly known as The Air Force Space and Missile History Center, the Sands Space History Center is located just outside the south gate of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Here you will learn about the spirit of space exploration and discover displays for each launch complex on site at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. This is free to attend, and no Cape access pass is required. There is a gift shop and restroom available, as well as a shaded picnic area to enjoy your lunch. Hours of operation vary. Closed Monday.

Sands Space Planes
Sands Space History Center
Sands Space Sign
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