April 7, 2014 Updated: April 7, 2014 at 3:15 am
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Tourist missions at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex are going to last a little bit longer.
Officials at the visitors' complex say operating hours will be extended by two hours from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. through August.
The center was closing at 5 p.m.
Visitors to the center can view the space shuttle Atlantis, go on a shuttle launch simulation ride and meet veteran astronauts.