Space View Park is located less than 15 miles directly across from the launch pads. The Park is the first and only walk in the nation that honors America’s astronauts as well as the men and women behind the scenes who helped America lead the world in space exploration. Located 5 miles north from Highway 50 off of U.S.1 on Broad Street on Highway 406 (Garden Street) off of Indian River Avenue. This location is close to downtown and restaurants. There are park benches/shelters available as well as restrooms. Visitors can compare their handprints to those of the Mercury Astronauts or view the astronaut’s mission logos carved in black granite. Visitors will be able to receive and listen to live audio feed direct from NASA control room. While visitors wait for the rocket launch they will have the chance to walk through history of space from the Chinese discovery of Rockets in the 3rd century BC to Space Station Freedom.
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