Press Release

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex to Close Due to Threat of Severe Weather from Hurricane Dorian

By SpaceRef Editor
August 30, 2019
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Media Alert

Update as of 11 a.m., August 30, 2019

CAPE CANAVERAL – (August 30, 2019) – KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – As we continue to closely monitor Hurricane Dorian, we anticipate the closure of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex on Sunday, September 1 and Monday, September 2.

On Saturday, August 31, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will be open during regular operating hours of 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Kennedy Space Center Bus Tours to the Apollo/Saturn V Center will be available until 2:30 p.m. Special Interest Tours will not be available.

During this closure visitors will not be permitted onto visitor complex grounds.

Preparations at the visitor complex are well underway in anticipation of severe weather due to Hurricane Dorian.

For the latest updates please continue to visit or Facebook and Twitter (@ExploreSpaceKSC).

Media Contacts:

Rebecca Shireman,, 321-213-5926

Lauren Walbert, Hillman Communications,, 443-683-0294

Liz Feldman, Hillman Communications,, 443-683-0917

SpaceRef staff editor.