Opening Date Announced for Atlantis Exhibit

The new home for space shuttle Atlantis will be unveiled on June 29.  The 90,000 square foot, $100 million dollar exhibit will  feature 60 exhibits highlighting the space shuttle program.  The shuttle will be at a 43-degree angle which simulates it while it was in orbit docked with the International Space Station.  The shuttle will also have its cargo bay door opens and will have its robotic arm extended.

Also coming this spring is the Angry Birds Space Encounter opening later this spring.  This kid-friendly interactive area will feature your favorite characters from the hit video game sensation, Angry Birds.

via Orlando Sentinel



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