The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is undergoing a major renovation in support of the new orbiter Atlantis which is scheduled to open in the summer of 2013.
Below are photos of the current construction status.
The temporary entrance. When completed, guests will enter through the Rocket Garden.
A closer look at the future entrance. The existing entrance is to the right.
The museum construction site in front of the Shuttle Launch Experience.
Museum construction as viewed from the astronaut memorial to the west. The Shuttle Launch Experience is in the background.