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NASA’s SpaceX Crew-1 Splashdown
May 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pmVarious prices
To celebrate the return of the SpaceX Crew-1 astronauts Michael Hopkins, Victor Glover, Shannon Walker and Soichi Noguchi, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will host a Crew-1 Splashdown event on Saturday, May 1 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Atlantis North Lawn. The four crew members will be splashing down in the Crew Dragon in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Florida.
Guests are invited to view the live NASA TV coverage of the splashdown on the large screen with live commentary by a space expert. After splashdown, guests may sign a “Welcome Home” banner for the returning astronauts and pick up a commemorative lithograph. Plus, there are special activity sheets for children.
The Splashdown event is included with entry to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
Please note that similar to rocket launches, the scheduled splashdown date, time and viewing opportunities are subject to change. The splashdown time can be affected by technical and mechanical issues as well weather, either in advance or at the last minute.