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Astronaut in lunar rover NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center N/A Wallops Island, Virginia Apollo Youth Art 3000-12-31 "Apollo's 50th Anniversary" Youth Art entries will be on display at the Visitor Center July 18, 2019 - September 7, 2019. This NASA-unique theme aims to inspire art through the celebration of Apollo as we push towards returning to the Moon and take the next giant leap in deep space exploration. It is designed to encourage students to use the elements of art to help them understand and explore the role of the Apollo missions in NASA's advancements in human space exploration.
Great Lakes Science Center/NASA Glenn Visitor Center N/A Cleveland, Ohio APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Clark Planetarium logo Clark Planetarium N/A Salt Lake City, Utah APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center logo Morehead Planetarium and Science Center N/A Chapel Hill, North Carolina Carolina Skies: Lunar Landing Edition 3000-12-31 Although "Carolina Skies" is one of the longest-running planetarium shows at Morehead, this show is never the same twice! This "live" star show is led by a Morehead educator and is a traditional planetarium show that focuses on stars, planets and constellations. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, Carolina Skies shows in Summer 2019 will additionally feature some highlights of the mission and how astronauts from the Apollo program were trained in celestial navigation right here at Morehead!
The Met The Met N/A New York, New York Apollo's Muse: The Moon in the Age of Photography 3000-12-31 On July 20, 1969, half a billion viewers around the world watched as the first images of American astronauts on the moon were beamed back to the earth. The result of decades of technical innovation, this thrilling moment in the history of images radically expanded the limits of human vision. Celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Apollo's Muse: The Moon in the Age of Photography will survey visual representations of the moon from the dawn of photography through the present. In addition to photographs, the show will feature a selection of related drawings, prints, paintings, films, astronomical instruments, and space-flown cameras. On exhibit July 3 - September 22, 2019.
Imagine the Moon logo Dreyfuss Planetarium, The Newark Museum N/A Newark, New Jersey Imagine the Moon 3000-12-31 Imagine the Moon is a brand new planetarium show that celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the first moon landings. Explore the Moon and how it has inspired human creativity, learning, and exploration. Recommended for adults and children ages 8 and up (40 minutes). Summer schedule June 19 - June 29: Wednesday – Saturday at 3:30 p.m. July 3 – August 17: Wednesday – Saturday at 1:30 & 3:30 p.m.
Apollo Redux exhibition interior Boonshoft Museum N/A Dayton, Ohio Apollo Redux 3000-12-31 As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of humankind’s first steps on the Moon, remember and celebrate the heroes of space exploration who remain on the ground—the men and women of NASA’s Mission Control. Without their efforts, no launch and no landing—whether of Man on the Moon or Rovers on Mars—is possible. Apollo Redux: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing takes you back in time to the Mission Control of the Apollo-era missions to the Moon with equal consideration of Space exploration today and in the future. Opens June 22.
Museum of Science logo Museum of Science, Boston N/A Boston, Massachusetts The Sky Tonight: Lunar Landings 3000-12-31 In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, we're presenting a special twist on our popular star show! A live presenter takes you on an adventure through the celestial sights of the summer — from bright stars and constellations to planets and nebulae — with a special focus on our Moon and humanity’s history of lunar exploration. Starts July 14, 2019.
New York Hall of Science logo New York Hall of Science N/A Corona, New York APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up The Maritime Aquarium N/A Norwalk, Connecticut APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Science Museum of Oklahoma logo Science Museum of Oklahoma N/A Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Apollo 11: For All Mankind screenings 3000-12-31 "Apollo 11: For All Mankind’ traces the beginnings of space exploration up to and through the accomplishments of NASA’s Apollo moon program — it examines the legacy of Apollo, our first steps into another world, and the impact Apollo has had on space exploration as we look to Mars and beyond. Showing at noon Monday through Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sundays through Labor Day. This brand new show is exclusive to Science Museum Oklahoma and cannot be seen anywhere else.  
Destination Moon Exhibit title Museum of Flight N/A Seattle, Washington Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission 3000-12-31 The spacecraft flown on humankind’s first journey to the Moon is the centerpiece of the Museum’s special exhibition. Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission, presented in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution, celebrates that historic flight. The challenge of putting the first steps on the Moon moved a nation during the 1960s, Apollo’s legacy now inspires today’s spaceflight adventurers. The exhibition takes you back with original Apollo 11-flown objects, interactives and unique artifacts from the Space Race. Only here will you experience them during Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary. And along the way, you too will feel reason to celebrate the beginning of today’s New Space Age. In its only West Coast appearance Destination Moon will be on view April 13 to September 2, and will feature special programs throughout the run of the exhibition, plus a weekend festival during the July 20 50th anniversary of the giant leap for humanity. The exhibition includes more that 20 one-of-a-kind artifacts from the Smithsonian, many flown on the historic mission, plus dozens of NASA and Russian spaceflight additions from the Museum’s renowned collection.
Cincinnati Museum Center logo Cincinnati Museum Center N/A Cincinnati, Ohio Neil Armstrong Space Exploration Gallery 3000-12-31 A new permanent exhibit that celebrates the legacy of the historic Apollo 11 mission. The gallery is centered around a 360-degree immersive theater experience, transporting guests to the excitement and trepidation of the summer of 1969. The gallery also features four unique artifacts from the Apollo 11 mission. You can dive into space exploration yourself: try your hand at fun quizzes about the space race, learn about the hundreds of scientists and technicians that supported astronauts from Earth and get the point of view of a NASA flight director during a simulated space launch. Inspired by Ohio's historic role in space exploration and the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing, the Neil Armstrong Space Exploration Gallery invites intrepid explorers to consider why we should explore space and what it takes to get there.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Indiana State Museum N/A Indianapolis, Indiana APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Virginia Air and Space Center N/A Hampton, Virginia APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
One Giant Leap logo The Discovery N/A Reno, Nevada One Giant Leap 3000-12-31 July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, NASA’s first successful attempt to land a man on the Moon and return him safely back to Earth. To commemorate the anniversary, The Discovery is celebrating the past, present and future of space exploration with “One Giant Leap” (Un salto giganté), a summer filled with space-themed activities and a brand new exhibition titled Sun, Earth, Universe.   The Discovery’s One Giant Leap celebration includes a variety of hands-on, space-themed activities in The Shop and Spark!Lab Smithsonian, the new Sun, Earth, Universe exhibition, as well as visiting scientists and special presentations happening through August 9, 2019
SPACE: A Journey to Our Future logo Cradle of Aviation Museum and Education Center N/A Garden City, New York SPACE: A Journey to Our Future 3000-12-31 The greatest adventure in the history of mankind is now the once-in-a-lifetime experience, SPACE: A Journey to Our Future. This enthralling, totally immersive exhibit takes you from the dawn of man’s earliest visions of space exploration to the heroic achievements of the past, the unfolding discoveries of today, and the frontiers of the universe that lie ahead. On exhibit through August 2019.
Adventure Science Center logo Adventure Science Center N/A Nashville, Tennessee Many Inspired Steps 3000-12-31 Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing with a walk through history, from the mythology of Icarus's flight to mankind's conquest of the air and space. Many Inspired Steps tells the story of that endeavor through informational displays that feature NASA images, quotes, historical information, and more.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Perot Museum of Nature and Science N/A Dallas, Texas APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Apollo Astonaut on Moon Ontario Science Center N/A Ontario, Ontario APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 Celebrate the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission with this cinematic experience that showcases the real-life moments of humankind’s first steps on the Moon. In this critically-acclaimed documentary, the filmmakers reconstruct the final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission—one of humanity’s greatest achievements and the first to put men on the Moon. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70 mm footage and audio recordings, join Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators from around the world during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Apollo Redux exhibition interior Boonshoft Museum of Discovery N/A Dayton, Ohio Apollo Redux 3000-12-31 As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of humankind’s first steps on the Moon, remember and celebrate the heroes of space exploration who remain on the ground—the men and women of NASA’s Mission Control. Without their efforts, no launch and no landing—whether of Man on the Moon or Rovers on Mars—is possible. Apollo Redux: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing takes you back in time to the Mission Control of the Apollo-era missions to the Moon with equal consideration of Space exploration today and in the future. Opens June 22, 2019.
One Small Step exhibition logo MOSI N/A Tampa, Florida One Small Step 3000-12-31 A celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing on the Moon. MOSI guests can explore a collection of Apollo memorabilia including a working replica of an Apollo computer, a space pen used to save the Apollo 11 mission from disaster, and a full-scale diorama of a 1969 living room where families came together to watch the historic event.  Guests can also come face to face with a Moon rock, experience the smell of Moon dust, and join Buzz Aldrin as he saluted the US flag planted on the Moon. Closes in early September 2019. 
Robert Goddard and his rocket Robert H. Goddard Library/ Clark University N/A Worcester, Massachusetts The Robert H. Goddard Exhibition 3000-12-31 Clark’s Robert H. Goddard Library honors the legacy of the famous Clark University alumnus Robert Goddard (a.k.a. "The Father of Modern Rocketry").  Among its many features, it houses The Goddard Exhibition, which comprises Goddard’s diaries and journals, patent applications and awards, correspondence and photographs, and a scale model of Goddard's first launch frame. An autographed copy of his miniature autobiography, which Buzz Aldrin carried with him on that historic voyage to the moon in July of 1969, is also in our archives, along with many other historic treasures. March 4, 2019 - January 31, 2020
NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center N/A Dayton, Ohio APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Houston Museum of Natural Science N/A Houston, Texas APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Astronaut on Moon Challenger Learning Center N/A Tallahassee, Florida APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 Timed to the 50th anniversary of NASA’s celebrated Apollo 11 mission, Apollo 11: First Steps Edition is a thrilling cinematic experience that showcases the real-life moments of humankind’s first steps on the Moon.  In this special giant-screen edition of Todd Douglas Miller’s critically acclaimed Apollo 11 documentary, created exclusively for science centers and museum theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission—one of humanity’s greatest achievements and the first to put men on the Moon.  With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, Apollo 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future. Runs July 12- September 1, 2019.
Apollo in the Archives Purdue University N/A West Lafayette, Indiana Apollo in the Archives: Selections from the Neil A. Armstrong Papers 3000-12-31 The public will have a chance to get a closer glimpse into Purdue alumnus Neil Armstrong’s life through an exhibition presented by Purdue Archives and Special Collections. “Apollo in the Archives: Selections from the Neil A. Armstrong Papers” open March 18 through August 16, 2019. The exhibition charts Armstrong’s experiences leading up to Apollo 11 mission, including training and coursework, planning for how and where to land on the Moon, the success of the mission itself, and the impact it had on society.
Museum of Science logo Museum of Science, Boston N/A Boston, Massachusetts SPACE: An Out-of-Gravity Experience 3000-12-31 Get a first-hand, climb-aboard, cosmic experience and learn what it takes to live and work in space at the Museum’s newest exhibit, SPACE: An Out-of-Gravity Experience, opening June 24.  Using hands-on and large-scale interactive exhibits and multimedia components, SPACE will give museum goers a glimpse of the extraordinary systems, tools and technologies developed for human space travel, as well as the unique challenges and rewards of life on board the International Space Station. The exhibit features artifacts from the past fifty years of space exploration, as well as the newest innovations designed to help astronauts make more frequent and longer trips into orbit.  Features include Neil Armstrong’s gloves from Apollo 11 and interviews with current and retired astronauts who share personal accounts of life in space.
Space: Humanity’s Longest Journey logo Strategic Air Command Museum N/A Ashland, Nebraska Space: Humanity’s Longest Journey 3000-12-31 The exhibit includes art and artifacts themed from a time when humans curiosity with the skies led to the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union. The exhibit includes artifacts on loan from the National Museum of the United States Air Force, the Cosmosphere, artist Chesley Bonestell, and U.S. Space and Rocket Center. Featured items include official photos of the Apollo 11 moon landing, science fiction art by Chesley Bonestell, Soviet Union space propaganda posters, along with Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo program artifacts; and everyday items representing the space race inspired design. This one of a kind collection of art and artifact exhibit will capture the beauty and imagination that inspired an entire generation to reach beyond what they thought possible. Runs July 20 - September 15, 2019.
The Franklin Institute logo The Franklin Institute N/A Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Space Command and Apollo Lunar Module Structural Test Model 3000-12-31 Exploration and imagination intersect in the Space Command exhibition. The phases of the Moon come into focus as you learn about Earth’s only natural satellite. Construct a rover and see how it fares on a rocky terrain. Spin a ball into the Gravity Well and see centripetal force in action. Touch the meteorite—the oldest thing you’ll ever touch. Positioned behind The Franklin Institute in our Science Park is a unique artifact that dates to the height of the Space Race. On loan from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, The Apollo Lunar Module (LM) Structural Test Model is a full-scale representation of the spacecraft that was used by NASA to conduct the lunar landings of Apollo 11, Apollo 12, Apollo 14, Apollo 15, Apollo 16 and Apollo 17.
Pink Palace Museum logo Pink Palace Museum N/A Memphis, Tennessee APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Cosmosphere International Science Education Center & Space Museum N/A Hutchinson, Kansas APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Lykens Valley Children's Museum logo Lykens Valley Children's Museum N/A Elizabethville, Pennsylvania Launch Into Learning 3000-12-31 Hands-on exhibits that are inspired by space! Come check out new exhibits! Come take flight in our space shuttle, explore our dark room that will be all a glow with things to explore! There will be so much to explore and learn! Our STEM and Arts activities will be challenging and fun and our Stop Motion will allow you to create a movie that is out of this world! We will have special events too you will not want to miss!  
One Giant Leap: North Carolina and the Space Race North Carolina Museum of History N/A Raleigh, North Carolina One Giant Leap: North Carolina and the Space Race 3000-12-31 One Giant Leap: North Carolina and the Space Race will be a 1,500 square foot lobby exhibit that explores North Carolina's role in the space race, containing stories about the people, places, chimps, and things that helped make America's historic leap to the Moon. Visitors can try out the Gemini training module from Morehead Planetarium or test their ability to follow directions at Mission Control during a critical phase in the Apollo 11 mission. Open April 5, 2019 through January 5, 2020.
Moonstruck Summer logo Kaleideum Downtown N/A Winston-Salem, North Carolina Moonstruck Summer 3000-12-31 Kaleideum is featuring Moonstruck Summer from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Journey with us as we explore the Moon, remember these voyagers in space that took us to the Moon, and anticipate the exciting journeys yet to come! Be a part of our special planetarium shows, interactive learning stations, and moon-inspired storytelling, theatre, and crafts.
Peoria Riverfront Museum logo Peoria Riverfront Museum N/A Peoria, Illinois APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Pacific Science Center N/A Seattle, Washington APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Space Days 2019 logo Danish Astronautical Society N/A Copenhagen, Space Days: Around the Moon 3000-12-31 On the 20th of July 1969 the first people set foot on the Moon. In 2019 we celebrate the 50 year anniversary by inviting all of Denmark to celebrate one of mankind's greatest achievements through a new exhibition in "Rundetaarn" (the Round Tower) and a packed program of activities. Space Days is aimed at all ages and we will not only look back, but ask the question: "How do we return to the Moon?
Apollo: When We Went to the Moon logo U.S. Space and Rocket Center N/A Huntsville, Alabama Apollo: When We Went to the Moon 3000-12-31 In this world-premiere exhibition, ‘Apollo: When we Went To The Moon’ chronicles the timeline from the beginning of the Space Race – a time when the U.S. and Soviet Union competed over their accomplishments in space exploration – to the collaborative culture of the International Space Station program and beyond. Experience the best of technology and exploration through the eyes of the engineers and in the boots of the astronauts who took us to the moon 50 years ago. Enjoy an Apollo 11 launch experience and explore artifacts and media memorabilia highlighting the turbulent nature of this pivotal era in our history. Opens February 16, 2019.
Imagine the Moon logo Denver Museum of Nature & Science N/A Denver, Colorado Imagine the Moon Planetarium Show 3000-12-31 The Moon has been a source of wonder for all of human history. Imagine the Moon explores how the Moon has inspired human creativity, learning, and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Each discovery has brought new opportunities to contemplate and imagine, until, driven by dreams, we left Earth and went there in the amazing journeys that culminated in astronauts walking on the Moon. People have imagined the Moon as a glowing disk in the sky, a destination in space, and a world that shares its origin with the Earth. The power of human imagination continues to inspire our relationship with the Moon as our partner in space and companion in our sky.  Show runs daily at 12:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. Additional showing at 4:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Yellowstone Giant Screen N/A West Yellowstone, Montana APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Destination: Moon poster Cincinnati Museum Center N/A Cincinnati, Ohio Destination: Moon 3000-12-31 On July 24, 1969, the Apollo 11 mission met President Kennedy’s 1961 challenge of “landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the earth” before the end of the decade. Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission explores and honors that great achievement using genuine flown artifacts from the Apollo 11 mission on loan from the National Air and Space Museum. Featuring the Apollo command module Columbia — the only portion of the historic spacecraft to survive the lunar journey — the exhibition explores the birth and development of the American space program and the space race in time for the 50th anniversary of humankind’s greatest scientific achievement. Destination Moon gives guest the rare opportunity to see artifacts that made the 953,000-mile journey possible, like Buzz Aldrin’s gold-plated extravehicular helmet visor and thermal-insulated gloves. The dizzying star chart that helped Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins navigate the historic journey and the rucksack and survival kit that accompanied the astronauts are also included. The star of the exhibition is the Columbia command module, on display outside the National Air and Space Museum for the first time since 1976. Open September 28, 2019 – February 17, 2020
Washington State Historical Society logo Washington State Historical Society N/A Tacoma, Washington A New Moon Rises 3000-12-31 Opens August 31, 2019.  The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera has captured dramatic landscapes of the Moon for more than six years. A New Moon Rises showcases those breathtaking images - from Apollo landing sites to majestic mountains that rise out of the darkness of the lunar poles. The dozens of enormous prints presented in this exhibition reveal a celestial neighbor that is surprisingly dynamic, full of grandeur and wonder.       
Apollo 50: Journey to the Moon exhibition logo South Carolina State Museum N/A Columbia, South Carolina Apollo 50: Journey to the Moon 3000-12-31 To mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing the South Carolina State Museum presents a new exhibition charting the history of NASA’s Apollo program and South Carolina’s role in lunar exploration. This new, immersive exhibition takes visitors on a journey through the years of the Apollo program as America raced to accomplish a lunar landing before the Soviet Union. Guests can also learn about Apollo 16 astronaut, Charles Duke, who grew up in Lancaster, SC and other notable South Carolinians who contributed to the Apollo program. The exhibition features a life-size reproduction of the Apollo Command Module Capsule; a replica Apollo Lunar Rover used for astronaut training that guests can sit in; a collection of artifacts from Charles Duke’s Apollo 16 mission including: a “rock box” used by Duke to collect moon samples, a cuff check list, a chronograph, Duke’s Apollo training flight suits, his helmet and more!
Loewy et Puiseux, Photographie Lunaire Rayonnement de Tycho - Phase Croissante, 1899, photogravure, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Mary and Dan Solomon and Patrons' Permanent Fund National Gallery of Art N/A Washington, District of Columbia By the Light of the Silvery Moon: A Century of Lunar Photographs to Apollo 11 3000-12-31 The year 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, 1969. From the moment photography was introduced in 1839, photographers dreamt about harnessing the potential of photography together with the telescope. While astronomers had earlier mapped many of the moon's visible features through the telescope, the first photographs revealing the lunar landscape were successfully achieved by the 1850s. Throughout the latter half of the 19th century and into the 20th, numerous photographers created uncannily beautiful lunar pictures that captured the public imagination. By the Light of the Silvery Moon: A Century of Lunar Photographs to Apollo 11 presents some 50 works, from the 19th century to the "space-age" 1960s, that merged art with science and transformed the way that we envision and comprehend the cosmos.  On view July 14, 2019 through January 5, 2020.
The Franklin Institute logo The Franklin Institute N/A Philadelphia, Pennsylvania APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Astronaut on Moon Cherry Crest Adventure Farm N/A Ronks , Pennsylvania Apollo A-Maze-Ment 3000-12-31 From July 2 through September 7, Cherry Crest Adventure Farm is presenting an Apollo-themed corn maze. NASA and local and agriculture industry representatives will participate in stage talks and media interviews about the intersection of NASA technology, farming in America, and our everyday lives on Earth – demonstrating the return on investment of tax dollars. There will be talks by NASA’s Deputy Chief Technologist David Steitz, astronaut Alvin Drew, and Technology Transfer Program Executive Dan Lockney.  
Stafford Air and Spance Museum logo Stafford Air and Space Museum N/A Weatherford, Oklahoma Stafford Air and Space Museum 3000-12-31 The Stafford Air & Space Museum is named in honor of Weatherford native and legendary test pilot and astronaut, Lt. General Thomas P. Stafford. The museum is considered as one of the finest and most comprehensive air and space museums in the central United States and encompasses over an acre of exhibits under one roof.
Many Inspired Steps logo Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University N/A Glassboro, New Jersey Many Inspired Steps 3000-12-31 On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human to set foot on the Moon with "one small step." It was the crowning achievement of an endeavor that goes back centuries. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing with a walk through history, from the mythology of Icarus's flight to mankind's conquest of the air and space. Many Inspired Steps tells the story of that endeavor through informational displays that feature NASA images, quotes, historical information, and more. On display June 14 - August 25.
Making Astronauts: Bucks County to the Moon  logo Mercer Museum N/A Doylestown, Pennsylvania Making Astronauts; Bucks County to the Moon 3000-12-31 Just in time for the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing, the Mercer Museum will be showcasing a major summer exhibit, Making Astronauts: Bucks County to the Moon from May 31 – September 8, 2019.   This original exhibit, created in collaboration with the Johnsville Centrifuge and Science Museum, highlights the extraordinary role of the Warminster-based Naval Air Development Center (NADC) Johnsville in America’s early space program. From Mercury to Apollo, the NADC helped train the astronauts who ultimately achieved putting a man on the moon by the end of the 1960s. The exhibit will showcase many historic artifacts, images and multimedia components, many on view for the first time, including period film clips, a replica spacecraft, Navy flight clothing and interactive opportunities.  
The Corning Museum of Glass logo The Corning Museum of Glass N/A Corning, New York Journey to the Moon: How Glass Got Us There 3000-12-31 Fifty years ago, the world watched as humans first set foot on the moon, and it wouldn’t have been possible without glass. Journey to the Moon: How Glass Got Us There, on display beginning June 29, invites visitors to get hands-on and explore the integral role glass has played in space exploration. A highlight of the display will be a lunar meteorite with glassy components that visitors will be able to touch. Key objects and artifacts examine the role of glass in making this mission possible, including fiberglass—used in the protective outer layer of spacesuits worn by astronauts, and as insulation for the spacecrafts—and a Gemini window, designed by Corning, Inc. for the space shuttle windshield.
The Henry Ford logo Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation N/A Dearborn, Michigan APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Fernbank Museum N/A Atlanta, Georgia APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Special Exhibition "Challenge to the Space" poster Daegu National Science Museum N/A Dalseong-gun, Daegu Special Exhibition "Challenge to the Space" - 우주로의 도전 - 특별기획전 3000-12-31 Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary Special Exhibition, "Challenge to the Space" on exhibit July 5 ~ September 1, 2019. 전시 개요 전시명 : 우주로의 도전 전시기간 : 7.5 (금) ~ 9.1 (일) 전시시간 : 오전 9시 30분 ~ 오후 5시 30분 전시장소 : 국립대구과학관 1층 기획전시실 전시요금 : 대인 5,000원 / 소인 4,000원 ※ 입장료는 변경될 수 있음 국립대구과학관에서는 2019년 달착륙 50주년과 IAU설립 100주년을 기념하여 3개 국립과학관(대구, 부산, 광주)이 공동으로 기획한 특별전 ‘우주로의 도전’ 이 개최됩니다. 이번 전시는 인류가 우주로 가기위해 했던 노력과 도전을 소개하고 국제우주정거장(ISS)과 달, 화성 등 다양한 우주의 환경을 관람객이 체험하고 학습할 수 있도록 구성되었습니다.
Astronauts Alan Bean and Charles Conrad on Lunar Surface, November 20, 1969. Saturn Apollo Program. NASA, #6903870. Hudson River Museum N/A Yonkers, New York A Century of Lunar Photography and Beyond 3000-12-31 The oldest surviving photographs of the moon were taken from an observatory in Westchester in the 1840s. Just over one hundred years later, in 1969, astronauts such as Neil A. Armstrong took photographs on the moon’s surface during the Apollo 11 mission. Between those two time periods, photographers—living and robotic—used all manner of photographic technology to capture the face of our nearest celestial neighbor, including Rube-Goldberg-esque devices combining photography, analog television, and the mechanical workings of vending machines. A Century of Lunar Photography and Beyond, on view in the Oliver J. Troster Gallery surrounding the HRM Planetarium, brings together a selection of lunar photographs from NASA, the Hastings Historical Society, the Lick Observatory Archive, and private collections.  Items range from nineteenth-century astronomers John and Henry Draper’s earliest experiments—some never before seen in museums—to massive NASA mapping surveys, to high-definition digital photography from lunar orbit. Open February 8–December 15, 2019
Moonstruck Summer logo Kaleideum North N/A Winston-Salem, North Carolina Moonstruck Summer 3000-12-31 Kaleideum is featuring Moonstruck Summer from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Journey with us as we explore the Moon, remember these voyagers in space that took us to the Moon, and anticipate the exciting journeys yet to come! Be a part of our special planetarium shows, interactive learning stations, and moon-inspired storytelling, theatre, and crafts.
Apollo & Beyond: Conquering Gravity Houston Museum of Natural Science N/A Houston, Texas Apollo & Beyond: Conquering Gravity 3000-12-31 The 24 Apollo astronauts who reached lunar orbit are the only humans to escape the bonds of Earth’s gravitational pull. In Apollo & Beyond, we share their exhilarating adventure on the moon and create a realistic future lunar colony where humans could enjoy this low gravity world. Then we explore the other worlds in our solar system, imagining how we might live and have fun there. Finally we look into the universe to understand what gravity really is and to appreciate its power in shaping our cosmos and determining our destiny. The moon is just the beginning of our exploration of gravity in action. This is an adventure for all ages with beautiful environments and a universe of new discoveries.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum N/A Washington, District of Columbia APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
still from Capcom Go! New Jersey State Museum N/A Trenton, New Jersey Capcom Go! The Apollo Story 3000-12-31 NEW! Planetarium show - An immersive, historical documentary that showcases the achievements of the Apollo program and what it took to put the first human on the Moon. It introduces a new generation to the immense challenges they overcame and will inspire them to become the explorers, designers, engineers, thinkers and dreamers of the future. Suitable for all ages. Runs June 1- November 10, 2019.
Mercury Astronauts John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum N/A Boston, Massachusetts Lift-off! The U.S. Space Program 3000-12-31 The U.S. space program went full throttle in 1961 when President John F. Kennedy challenged the nation to claim a leadership role in space and land a man on the Moon before the end of the decade. On display is this exhibit are documents and photographs chronicling the key events in the nation's space program during the Kennedy Administration.  A video presentation features archival footage of Astronauts Alan Shepard and John Glenn's respective space missions and excerpts from President Kennedy's September 12, 1962 speech at Rice University in Houston, Texas where he restated the nation's resolve of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the earth before the end of the decade.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Branson IMAX Entertainment Complex N/A Branson, Missouri APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Apollo 50: Small Steps to a Giant Leap exhibit logo ScienceWorks Hands-on Museum N/A Ashland, Oregon Apollo 50: Small Steps to a Giant Leap 3000-12-31 This exhibition will fill our DaVinci’s Garage experimental maker space from July 20 to October 10, 2019, and allows people young and old to experience the small steps that led to the giant leap of the Moon landings of NASA’s Apollo program from new perspectives by placing them in the seat of Mission Control, exploring the Moon’s surface, feeling a Saturn V rocket launch up-close through VR, experiencing the engineering process, and piloting a lunar lander. This exhibition is about the most extreme geology field trip ever, and will feature an array of exhibits designed and build by our shop staff of artists, fabricators, and designers, as well as hundreds of hours of volunteer effort by engineers and technicians from the Science Advisory Board. The overarching theme is that, by placing visitors in the action, they see themselves as astronauts, mission controllers, pilots, scientists, and engineers.
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center exterior McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center N/A Concord, New Hampshire To The Moon 3000-12-31 This special exhibition on lunar science and exploration, past, present and future opens July 20, 2019.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up McWane Science Center N/A Birmingham, Alabama APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
National Naval Aviation Museum logo National Naval Aviation Museum N/A Pensacola, Florida Apollo Exhibit 3000-12-31 With the first and last men to walk on the Moon and six of the seven Apollo missions to the moon commanded by Naval Aviators, the Museum's exhibit dedicated to the Apollo program is a fitting commemoration of the Navy’s role in space exploration as well as a reminder of a signature period in American history.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Carnegie Science Center N/A Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Anchorage Museum logo Anchorage Museum N/A Anchorage, Alaska Capcom Go! The Apollo Story 3000-12-31 This historical documentary showcases the achievements of the Apollo program, culminating in humans setting foot on the moon. Relive the excitement or learn about the amazing accomplishments for the first time. Either way, this show is sure to inspire the next explorers, designers, engineers, thinkers and dreamers of the future. Runs May 18 through August 31.
ISTEK Science Center N/A Istanbul, Exhibition of 50th Anniversary of Apollo Missions 3000-12-31 Exhibition of manned Moon missions with photos, videos and simple experimental materials. Runs April 15- December 31, 2019.
Apollo at the Park logo Stadiums nationwide N/A Apollo at the Park 3000-12-31 To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing, the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum is placing 15 replica statues of Neil Armstrong’s iconic spacesuit in Major League Baseball stadiums across the U.S. Visit the site and follow @airandspace on Twitter for updates on where and when you can spot a statue. Fans will be able to unlock exclusive digital content when interacting with the suit. Follow along and share your pictures using #SnapTheSuit. 
Bootprint on moon Museum of Natural History and Planetarium N/A Providence, Rhode Island Many Inspired Steps: Salute to Apollo 11 and Lunar Exploration 3000-12-31 On July 21, 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human to step onto the Moon. Celebrate and learn about the early years of lunar exploration fraught with failures as well as exciting discoveries. Join us as we look ahead at the intriguing prospect that humans will return to the Moon and go beyond in the not-too-distant future. From the Rhode Island State Archives a Moon rock collected from the Apollo 17 mission is featured in this exhibit. Runs July 1, 2019 - April 5, 2020.  
Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum Complex Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex N/A New York, New York Apollo 11: Media, the Moon and Beyond 3000-12-31 July 20, 1969: the world paused to watch American astronauts walk on the moon. To mark the 50th anniversary of this achievement we invite you to experience an imaginative installation of archived news media, displayed through vintage televisions. Apollo Tour Guide Talk, offered daily, 3:30pm.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Science Museum of Minnesota N/A Saint Paul, Minnesota APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
National Naval Aviation Museum logo National Naval Aviation Museum N/A Pensacola, Florida APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
To the Moon & Beyond logo Terre Haute Children's Museum N/A Terre Haute, Indiana To the Moon & Beyond 3000-12-31 Take a giant leap to the moon as the Terre Haute Children’s Museum celebrates the 5oth anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing on our closest neighbor in the universe. See and handle samples of moon rocks from NASA brought back from another Apollo mission. Discover how the moon was formed, and how the return of humans to the moon in the near future will launch us deeper into the solar system. Use tools and techniques from NASA and, perhaps, start a child toward a career that is out of this world! Open July 16-28.
MOON text over Moon horizon University of Arizona Libraries Special Collections N/A Tucson, Arizona Moon 3000-12-31 Explore the science, history and culture of the Moon and how we view it. Learn about the early art of mapping the moon from sketches to photography, see early books by Copernicus and Galileo and explore moon themes in sci-fi books and poetry.  This exhibit commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, 2019 and draws from a new acquisition of papers from Ewen Whitaker, Associate Research Scientist at the University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Laboratory (LPL) and expert on the surface and physical features of the moon. The Whitaker collection features extensive maps, photographs, books, correspondence and other academic works related to lunar studies. The exhibit also features items on loan from the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, the Museum of Optics at the University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences and the Learning Games Initiative Research Archive (LGIRA). On exhibit July 20 - December 20, 2019
New York Hall of Science logo New York Hall of Science N/A Corona, New York Above and Beyond – The Ultimate Flight Exhibition 3000-12-31 Flight simulation, augmented reality, touch-tables, design and skill challenges, virtual reality and more immerse visitors in the wonders of flight, space travel and aerospace innovation, design and technology. Includes a 180-degree immersive theater presentation, a high-tech media-rich historical timeline, a simulated space elevator ride, a challenge to design and test a supersonic fighter jet in a virtual high-speed flying competition, and an avator-based motion-capture group experience that demonstrates flight like a bird.  Runs June 1 – September 8, 2019.
Apollo 11:Man's First Step Onto the Moon North Museum of Nature and Science N/A Lancaster, Pennsylvania Apollo 11: Man's First Step Onto the Moon screening 3000-12-31 Houston, Tranquillity Base here. The Eagle has landed. Getting to the moon was dreamed about for thousands of years, but became a reality on July 20, 1969. Retrace the footsteps of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin and the events that led up to the historic moon landing that took place fifty years ago.
Apollo 11: One Giant Leap for Mankind exhibit poster Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum N/A Yorba Linda, California Apollo 11: One Giant Leap for Mankind 3000-12-31 On July 20, 1969, the eyes of the world watched as Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to walk on the moon. Just minutes after landing they received a call from President Richard Nixon in the Oval Office, with congratulations on behalf of the American people. Three days later, President Nixon personally greeted the three astronauts at the splashdown site in the Pacific Ocean, aboard the U.S.S. Hornet. Museum-goers will take a thrill ride through the Space Race of the 1950s and 1960s, President Kennedy’s famous challenge to go to the moon, and the scientific and technological advancements that were developed —many in Southern California— to ensure success and survival on this inspirational mission. The exhibit’s originally-created, 360-degree virtual reality experience will transport visitors to the lunar surface on July 20, 1969, to see and hear Neil Armstrong’s “one giant leap for mankind.” Open April 29, 2019  through January 12, 2020.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up U.S. Space and Rocket Center N/A Huntsville, Alabama APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on the Moon Arizona Science Center N/A Phoenix, Arizona APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Milwaukee Public Museum logo Milwaukee Public Museum N/A Milwaukee, Wisconsin Apollo 11 Stargazing 3000-12-31 This special show features two parts. First, audiences will experience the historic Moon walk with the Planetarium's short film, A 50th Anniversary Tribute to Apollo 11.  After exploring the Moon, it's time for stargazing under a clear Wisconsin night sky! This live tour will show you where to look for planets, constellations, and many more heavenly sights.
CU's Moon rock University of Colorado Boulder N/A Boulder, Colorado Space Exploration Gallery 3000-12-31 Since campus researchers began sending experiments and instruments into space in the late 1940s, NASA spacecraft have launched hundreds of CU Boulder instruments as well as 20 CU Boulder scientists, faculty and alumni on 52 space missions. CU Boulder ranks in the top five U.S. universities, excluding military academies, in the number of astronaut alums and is the top NASA-funded university in the world. On display at the CU Heritage Center is lunar sample 15555.844, on long-term loan from NASA. The moon rock was collected by Apollo 15 astronauts on July 30, 1971 when the lunar module Falcon landed in the Hadley-Apennine region of the moon. It was cut from the largest of the rocks collected on the Apollo 15 mission.  
false color Moon Sam Noble Museum N/A Norman, Oklahoma A New Moon Rises 3000-12-31 The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera has captured dramatic landscapes of the Moon for more than six years. A New Moon Rises showcases those breathtaking images - from Apollo landing sites to majestic mountains that rise out of the darkness of the lunar poles. The dozens of enormous prints presented in this exhibition reveal a celestial neighbor that is surprisingly dynamic, full of grandeur and wonder. December 21, 2019 – March 15, 2020.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Fort Worth Museum of Science and History N/A Fort Worth, Texas APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
New Mexico State Department of Cultural Affairs N/A A Galaxy of Wonders! 3000-12-31 Mobile museum exhibit (45-ft RV) features a replica Apollo 17 A7L suit plus exhibits on commercial space, New Mexico's role in space, and touchable Moon and Mars rocks (meteorites). WoW docents provide instruction in Stomp Rockets and The Awful Truth About 0g. The WoW van is visiting dozens of locations through the state during 2019.
Mid-America Science Museum logo Mid-America Science Museum N/A Hot Springs, Arkansas Apollo 50th Highlight 3000-12-31 Travel back in time and watch the moon landing in a 60's era living room just as it occurred in 1969! Explore a gallery of Apollo 11 archival images in the moon gallery, walk on the moon like an astronaut using a giant green screen and learn all about the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing when you visit Mid-America Science Museum between Memorial Day through Labor Day. Live hands-on educational activities will occur weekly in the museum Tinkering Studio plus guests will enjoy moon-related science demonstrations on the museum floor also throughout the summer.   
Tennessee Aquarium logo Tennessee Aquarium N/A Chattanooga, Tennessee APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
USS Hornet Museums N/A Alameda, California https://www.uss-hornet.org/visit-hornet/apolloexhibit 3000-12-31 Our Hangar Bay 2 features larger artifacts from Hornet’s exciting service during the Space Race of the later 1960s! 
Lafayette Science Museum Lafayette Science Museum N/A Lafayette, Louisiana Race to the Moon 3000-12-31 This mini-exhibit celebrates the 50th anniversaries of Apollo 9, Apollo 10, Apollo 11, and Apollo 12 with photos and information about those flights, the Soviet moon program, and the early competition between US and Soviet space programs. Open April 8- December 30, 2019.
Apollo's 50th Anniversary at Discovery Cube Discovery Cube N/A Santa Ana, California Apollo's 50th Anniversary 3000-12-31 Discovery Cube is thrilled to partner with NASA’s Goldstone Apple Valley Radio Telescope (GAVRT) to introduce your child to radio astronomy! GAVRT is an educational program that gets students K-12 excited about our solar system. Participants can operate a 34 meter (112 foot) radio telescope from the Discovery Cube. You might study a black hole or a planet. We cannot predict exactly what you will see! Join the Cube July 13 – July 28 and discover the dynamics of energy, pressure and motion as you blast rockets. Then come play with Newton’s 3rd law of Motion and gravity. Learn how high you can jump on the moon and uncover what your mass would be on Earth’s natural satellite.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up OMSI N/A Portland, Oregon APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Lumious Moon logo Chabot Space and Science Center N/A Oakland, California Luminous Moon 3000-12-31 The only thing more extraordinary than the science we are learning about the Moon is its incredible beauty. Chabot’s stunning new photographic essay explores the Moon’s sweeping craters and once-active volcanoes, with photos by NASA astronauts who witnessed its beautiful desolation firsthand, new views captured by our own astronomers using Chabot’s reflecting telescope, and images taken via satellite that allow us to explore places we have not even yet visited. Featuring more than 50 stunning high-resolution images, lunar artifacts and interactive opportunities for all ages, this exhibition invites the public to consider the Moon in new ways.  
Bootprint on moon New Jersey State Museum N/A Trenton, New Jersey Many Inspired Steps 3000-12-31 On July 21, 1969 at 10:56:15 p.m. E.D.T. Astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first human to set foot on the Moon with the now famous words: “That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Neil Armstrong’s “one small step” was just the crowning accomplishment of an endeavor that goes back centuries. Many Inspired Steps tells the story of that endeavor. The exhibit is supplemented by objects in the Museum’s collection and on loan that bring this story to life and emphasize New Jersey’s connection to this historic event. On view May 25 through November 10, 2019.  
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Cradle of Aviation Museum and Education Center N/A Garden City, New York APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex logo Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex N/A Cape Canaveral, Florida APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Apollo stamps Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History N/A Weston, Massachusetts Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing 3000-12-31 Open July 20- September 30, 2019.
ScienceWorks Hands-on Museum logo ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum N/A Ashland, Oregon Apollo 50 at ScienceWorks! 3000-12-31 From June through October (and beyond!), experience the sights, sounds, and science of the Apollo efforts to safely land humans on the moon. With daily public programs and an exhibit that includes an actual mission control console, a dynamic rocket garden, a physical F1 engine demonstration, spacesuit technology, a flyable lunar lander simulator, and 1/3-scale models of the Command Module and lander, ScienceWorks will be the center for space for Southern Oregon this summer!
New York Hall of Science logo New York Hall of Science N/A Corona, New York Rocket Park 3000-12-31 These vehicles were state-of-the-art space exploring machines at the time of the 1964-65 New York World’s Fair, which was held on the site of NYSCI. Back then, the space age was less than ten years old, Neil Armstrong had not yet set foot on the Moon, and the Space Shuttle was barely a dream, but these machines powered incredible missions to explore outer space and send a human to the Moon. Includes a Saturn V F-1 Engine – Five of these enormous engines propelled the first stage of the Saturn 5 rocket during the initial two-and-a-half minutes of an Apollo flight to the moon.
moon Fort Worth Museum N/A Fort Worth, Texas "Imagine the Moon" Screenings 3000-12-31 Imagine the Moon explores how the Moon has inspired human creativity, learning and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Runs July 1-31.
Museum of Science logo Museum of Science, Boston N/A Boston, Massachusetts To The Moon 3000-12-31 This exhibit features full-size models of the Apollo and Mercury capsules and a graphic timeline documenting the key era of human space exploration. Learn about the Apollo program that sent 20 people into space, including the first humans to set to foot on the Moon. Crawl into the “Apollo Command Module,” and watch the first Moon landing from the cockpit seats! Stand in front of a full-size model of the cockpit of the “Lunar Module,” and see moon rock fragments and other memorabilia of the era.  
COSI logo COSI N/A Columbus, Ohio APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Connecticut Science Center N/A Hartford, Connecticut APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Science Museum of Oklahoma logo Science Museum of Oklahoma N/A Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Destination Space 3000-12-31 Destination Space exhibit, with newly displayed artifacts, commemorates Apollo 10 and 11, including numerous items from the collection of Oklahoman and Apollo 10 Commander Lt. Gen. Thomas P. Stafford. Exhibits include a half-scale lunar lander, pop culture artifacts, an Apollo fuel cell and service propulsion engine, original artwork depicting the moon landing, and more.
Paul Calle painting of AStronaut stepping onto Moon Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West N/A Scottsdale, Arizona Paul Calle’s Life of Exploration: From the Mountains to the Moon 3000-12-31 In celebration of this year’s 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s first step on the moon and in honor of NASA and Western Artist, Paul Calle, the landmark exhibition Paul Calle’s Life of Exploration: From the Mountains to the Moon will be on display to the public from Feb. 19 through Oct. 20, 2019. This retrospective exhibition traces the career of artist Paul Calle (1928-2010), who was best known for painting and drawing the historic American West featuring mountain men, fur traders and Native Americans, as well as NASA artwork and postage stamp designs including the iconic 1969 First Man on the Moon artwork and stamp. On that day, July 16, 1969, Paul Calle, an official artist of NASA, was the only artist present during the pre-launch activities of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, sketching various scenes including breakfast, suiting up and the walk-out to the space craft.
Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum logo Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum N/A Ann Arbor, Michigan Hands-On Summer of Space 3000-12-31 Join the Hands-On Museum for our Summer of Space! There will be hands-on activities and demonstrations on the floor of the museum every weekday during summer break that match our monthly theme and keep you and your family learning all summer. July's theme: Race to the Moon!
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Putnam Museum and Science Center N/A Davenport, Iowa APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Exhibition in gallery New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science N/A Albuquerque, New Mexico Many Inspired Steps: Apollo 11 50th Anniversary 3000-12-31 Commemorate the landmark 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 with an exhibit which features panels illustrating the story of the mission, from the original dream to the science returned by the astronauts. Displays include a variety of Apollo 11 popular memorabilia, official NASA science publications, and lunar maps that were used to plan the Apollo landings. Open July 19, 2019 January 3, 2020.
close up of mission patch in exhibit Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library and Museum N/A Austin, Texas Apollo 8 Exhibit 3000-12-31 Project Apollo was the United States' human spaceflight program that ran from 1961 to 1972. The main goal of Project Apollo was to land Americans on the moon and return them safely to Earth. On Dec. 21, 1968, at the height of the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union, Apollo 8 became the first manned spacecraft to leave Earth's orbit. Apollo 8 was originally planned as an Earth orbit mission to test the Lunar Module. Due to production delays, NASA decided to instead send a three-man crew to orbit the moon to test the Command Module. The astronauts spent a total of six days in space and circled the moon 10 times before splashing down in the Pacific Ocean on Dec. 27, 1968.
Evansville Museum logo Evansville Museum N/A Evansville, Indiana One Small Step... 3000-12-31 One Small Step is both an interactive exhibition and an associated immersive theater show.  The exhibition includes black and white as well as color photographs of the Apollo mission.  The exhibit includes a Lunar Theater in which guests have the opportunity to learn more about the manned moon missions.  There are contemporary cultural artifacts, interpretative text and graphics, hands-on exhibit pieces and exhibits on the potential for future manned missions.  At 2 PM on Wednesdays-Fridays-Sundays the One Small Step... immersive theater show will permit guests to experience the Moon's unique relationship with Earth, highlighting the early history of the space program and archival footage of the Apollo 11 mission.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Bullock Museum N/A Austin, Texas APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings poster Telus World of Science N/A Edmonton, Alberta APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 Timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of NASA’s celebrated Apollo 11 mission, Apollo 11: First Steps Edition is a thrilling cinematic experience showcasing the real-life moments of the first lunar landing. With never-before-seen 70mm footage and a trove of newly discovered audio recordings, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing, and return of this historic mission—one of humanity’s greatest achievements and the first to put men on the moon. Immersed in the perspectives of the astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, as well as the team in Mission Control and the millions of spectators on the ground, we vividly experience those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future, leaving us marveling at human ingenuity and the impulse that led us into space.  
MarSEC Marana Space Explorer Center N/A Crespadoro, FIRST MAN. 1957-1979 dallo Sputnik allo Skylab 3000-12-31 From May 2019 to May 2020 a great exhibition will take place at MarSEC, dedicated to the Moon conquest. We will tell you through models, dioramas, and videos, the story of the space race, starting from the Russian mission Volstok, to the Apollo 11 Moon landing, concluding with Skylab space station. You will find original objects that really flew in space. During the exhibition planetarium shows, conferences about the Moon landing, and hands-on-activities will be programmed.
Apollo 11 patch Poudre River Public Library District N/A Fort Collins, Colorado Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Exhibit 3000-12-31 July 20, 1969 remains one of those milestones of history for people who were around then.  We heard Neil Armstrong say those famous words, "The Eagle has landed" as the lunar lander settled down on the moon followed by a historic walk on the moon.  Poudre River Public Library District is presenting a 2 month-long exhibit in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11.  See NASA photos, see and hear the actual moon landing and join in other activities in this inter-generational, interactive exhibit.  If you were here the summer of 1969, there will even be a journal where you can share your memories of what happened that summer.  From July 1-30, visit Old Town Library at 201 Peterson, Fort Collins, CO.  From Aug 1-15, visit Council Tree Library at 2733 Council Tree Ave. #200, Fort Collins, CO.  From August 17-September 1, visit Harmony Library at 4616 South Shields, Fort Collins, CO.
Buzz Aldrin on Moon close up Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum - Udvar Hazy Center N/A Chantilly, Virginia APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition screenings 3000-12-31 In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
MOST logo Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology (MOST) N/A Syracuse, New York Mission: Moon 3000-12-31 Learn about some of the important Apollo Missions and future missions to the moon in honor of the 50th anniversary of humans landing on the moon with Apollo 11. This show will include facts about our moon and other interesting moons in the solar system. The planetarium show concludes with us taking a look at popular seasonal constellations in the nighttime sky.
Lt. Uhura, Star Trek Framingham State University 09-26-2019 Framingham, Massachusetts Moon Landing in Context Project: More Than "Just Uhura" 09-26-2019 In "More Than 'Just Uhura': Understanding Star Trek's Lt. Uhura, Civil Rights, and Space History", Dr. Margaret Weitekamp, of Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum invites us to explore the impact of Lt. Uhura on American culture and society. Introduced in Gene Roddenberry's original television program in 1966, Lt. Uhura is arguably the most historically significant character of the Star Trek franchise. As a woman of color depicted in popular culture, in a period of tremendous change for African Americans and women in the United States, she both evoked and played against the contemporary historical context.  
Virginia Air and Space Center N/A Hampton, Virginia Virginia Air and Space Center 3000-12-31 Take flight to the Virginia Air & Space Center, the visitor center for NASA Langley Research Center and Langley Air Force Base. Your imagination will soar as you launch a rocket, pilot a space shuttle, come face-to-face with the Apollo 12 Command Module, and a DC-9 passenger jet.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex N/A Kennedy Space Center, Florida Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex 3000-12-31 Kennedy Space Center, NASA's launch headquarters, is the only place on Earth where you can tour launch areas, meet a veteran astronaut, see giant rockets, train in spaceflight simulators, and even view a launch.
Space Center Houston Visitor Center of Johnson Space Center Space Center Houston N/A Houston, Texas Space Center Houston Visitor Center of Johnson Space Center 3000-12-31 Space Center Houston is the Official Visitors Center of NASA's Johnson Space Center, which is the home of astronaut training and Mission Control. SCH is the only place in the world where visitors can see astronauts train for missions, touch a real moon rock, land a shuttle, and take a behind-the-scenes tour of NASA.
U.S. Space & Rocket Center U.S. Space & Rocket Center N/A Huntsville, Alabama U.S. Space & Rocket Center 3000-12-31 Home to Space Camp, Aviation Challenge and X-Camp, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is recognized as one of the most comprehensive U.S. manned space flight hardware museums in the world.
Exploring Space Connecticut Science Center N/A Hartford, Connecticut Exploring Space 3000-12-31 This entire exhibit defies explanation as easily as it defies gravity. Examine the moon's ancient craters up close. Strap into your flight chair and take control of the world's first ever Mars Flyover. Venture to a Black Hole. Check out a supernova as you navigate your way through the galaxy. And that's just the beginning of the bizarre phenomena you'll see on this space odyssey.
Space Galleries, MoonBase Discovery and Apollo 11 Spacesuit Photo Opp. The Discovery Museum & Planetarium, N/A Bridgeport, Connecticut Space Galleries, MoonBase Discovery and Apollo 11 Spacesuit Photo Opp. 3000-12-31 Touch a real meteorite that fell to Earth about 50,000 years ago, drive a remote controlled rover across a simulated Martian landscape, test your knowledge of space exploration with video quizzes, see the latest from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope in HDTV on our ViewSpace monitor, and send steel balls spiraling into our gravity well.
Mission Moon Exhibit Adler Planetarium N/A Chicago, Illinois Mission Moon Exhibit 3000-12-31 Follow the legendary career of Captain James A. Lovell, Jr.—an astronaut immortalized on film as the Commander of Apollo 13—from his rocket crazed childhood through his quest for the Moon. At every point in our exhibition Capt. Lovell is there—from his rejection from the Mercury Program in the late 1950's—to two Gemini missions in the 1960s, to the successful failure of Apollo 13. Alongside Lovell, we will share the stories of Lovell’s family, NASA’s Mission Control, and others from around the world who made the quest to land a man on the Moon possible.
Leaving Earth: The Story of Space Flight Lafayette Science Museum N/A Lafayette, Louisiana Leaving Earth: The Story of Space Flight 3000-12-31 Discover the story of America's human space flight!  You'll see memorabilia and interactive pieces that let you experience the science and technology required to reach new heights and other worlds.  From operating a working, robotic arm to models and designs of actual spaceships, you'll be able to experience the feel of exploring the universe right here from downtown Lafayette!  Open Tuesdays through Sundays; hours vary (see the Museum's web site).
Astro Update Delta College Planetarium N/A Bay City, Michigan Astro Update 3000-12-31 A live-narrated set of vignettes in the planetarium after every public show, covering the latest hot topics and current events in astronomy and space exploration.  Includes imagery and video from the world's major observatories and NASA.
Cosmic Perspective Radio Episode #55 Wpkn N/A Bridgeport, Connecticut Cosmic Perspective Radio Episode #55 3000-12-31 Guest: Dr Padi Boyd discussses NASA's TESS Mission Other Missions Discussed.... Spitzer Space Telescope ....Kepler Space Teleommunications Manager Greg Heckler Discusses NASA's TDRS Satellites & Space Communicatons, Including Deep Space Network & Near Earth Network   Other Mission Highlighted:  InSight Mission 
Destination Space! Montshire Museum of Science N/A Norwich, Vermont Destination Space! 3000-12-31 Destination: Space! highlights the art and science of space exploration and celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission’s moon landing. It features three special exhibitions: Sun, Earth, Universe is a new exhibition about our planet, the solar system, and the universe, and the big questions NASA is trying to answer about each. Packed with engaging, hands-on interactive exhibits and dazzling imagery, this exhibition will connect you with current NASA science research and launch you on a journey to explore the universe! Planetary Landscapes: Works by Ned Kahn - Imagine passing your hand through a cauldron of billowing fog, activating a vortex akin to the dust devils in Jupiter’s atmosphere, or sculpting sand dunes like those on Mars. Internationally renowned artist Ned Kahn brings these experiences to life through the exhibition Planetary Landscapes. Kahn’s interactive sculptures are designed to explore, in constantly varying patterns, the dynamic forces that shape our solar system. In Planetary Landscapes, Ned Kahn has created an entire family of artwork that brings vast natural processes within our reach, and sends our imaginations on a journey through the cosmos. One Giant Leap: The Moon Landing’s 50th Anniversary - 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s lunar landing. Celebrate one of the greatest accomplishments in space exploration. Learn about the technology used to send a person to the moon. Watch astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin take their first lunar steps. Reflect on the unknown and share your ideas on the next phase of space exploration today. Open until August 4, 2019!
Lowell’s Lunar Legacy Lowell Observatory N/A Flagstaff, Arizona Lowell’s Lunar Legacy 3000-12-31 From 1961 through 1969, scientists and artists worked together at Lowell Observatory to create detailed maps of the lunar surface. At the same time, astronauts traveled to northern Arizona to learn geology techniques and methods. One of their destinations was Lowell Observatory, where they studied how lunar features were depicted on the maps. Several of these future Moon explorers then viewed the Moon directly through the observatory’s historic 24-inch Clark Telescope. An exhibit highlighting these important contributions is now on display in Lowell Observatory’s Putnam Collection Center and will run through the end of 2019, in coordination with Flagstaff’s Lunar Legacy Celebration.
Interview with Apollo 7 Astronaut Colonel Walter Cunningham Soundcloud.com N/A Interview with Apollo 7 Astronaut Colonel Walter Cunningham 3000-12-31 Soundcloud Podcast of interview that originally aired on "Cosmic Perspective Radio"
Apollo Exhibit and Planetarium Program Casper Planetarium N/A Casper, Wyoming Apollo Exhibit and Planetarium Program 3000-12-31 Experience a Full-Dome Show and immerse yourself in fabulous worlds! 360-degree fully animated graphics presented in high definition can take you anywhere, from our own planet Earth to distant parts of the universe. All shows include a brief live talk about things to observe in the current night sky. CAPCON Go, about the Apollo program, shows Satudays at 7:00 pm April 30 - October 31, 2019. The Apollo lobby exhibit will be open Tuesdays through Friday 9:00 to 5:00.
Apollo 11: First Steps Edition 2D IMAX Denver Museum of Nature & Science N/A Denver, Colorado Apollo 11: First Steps Edition 2D IMAX 3000-12-31 Commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing with Apollo 11: First Steps, a thrilling new IMAX film showcasing the real-life moments of the famed mission. Using never-before-seen footage and a newly discovered trove of audio recordings, the filmmakers reconstructed the Apollo 11 story in astonishing detail. Experience the exhilarating final moments of preparation, countdown, liftoff, landing, and return of this historic mission that united the world for one of humankind’s greatest achievements. Run time 45 min. 
Launchpad: Apollo 11 Promises Kept Fort Worth Museum of Science and History N/A Fort Worth, Texas Launchpad: Apollo 11 Promises Kept 3000-12-31 Fifty years ago, Apollo astronauts set foot upon the Moon – where will we be fifty years from now? Through artifacts and experiences, Launchpad: Apollo 11 Promises Kept commemorates the milestone anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing and introduces V-Drome 2020, an exciting 4-D theatrical experience. This new 10,000 square foot exhibit installed in the Museum’s Gary Havener upstairs gallery was developed and created by the Museum’s team of scientists, curators, designers and educators to tell the story of space exploration past, present and future. With our deep collection of space artifacts, custom-built interactive components and a cutting-edge layer of technology, Launchpad: Apollo 11 Promises Kept takes you on a cosmic journey through space and the Museum’s future.
Apollo 11 Redux Fort Worth Museum of Science and History N/A Fort Worth, Texas Apollo 11 Redux 3000-12-31 Take a seat at Mission Control in the Noble Planetarium! Visit Apollo Redux, now on exhibit in the Noble Planetarium Gallery! It’s an authentic Apollo-era piece of history where you will learn about people just like you who made it possible for astronauts to take that first small step onto the moon.
The Eagle Has Landed: 50th Moon Landing Anniversary Show Strasenburgh Planetarium, Rochester Museum & Science Center N/A Rochester, New York The Eagle Has Landed: 50th Moon Landing Anniversary Show 3000-12-31 We're heading to the moon to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Moon landing. Using the latest data, we’ll visit the Sea of Tranquility, spectacular landing sites from various Apollo missions, and sites that were selected but never visited. We review Rochester's key part in the moon landing: Kodak cameras on the Lunar Orbiters that photographed the moon in search of Apollo landing sites. For the climax of the show, we will put you inside the Apollo 11 Lunar Module—“Eagle”—for an immersive re-creation of the heart-pumping 13 minutes of powered descent to the Moon. Looking out the windows, you'll see what the astronauts saw; listen to a synchronized recording of the tense conversations between the astronauts and Mission Control; and hear Flight Director Gene Kranz and his team of young controllers monitor Eagle's dwindling fuel supply and handle last-minute alarms from the guidance computer. For older children and adults. About 55 minutes.
Moonshots Then and Now: Why Google Isn’t NASA UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium 09-25-2019 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Moonshots Then and Now: Why Google Isn’t NASA 09-25-2019 Fifty years on, NASA’s triumphs in the Apollo program have made “moonshot” a part of the language. Dr. Thomas Haigh will compare and contrast NASA’s work on moonshots during the Apollo program with that of private moonshot programs, such as Google X, also known as Google’s “Moonshot Factory.”
International Observe the Moon Night Observatory Park 10-05-2019 Gaithersburg, Maryland International Observe the Moon Night 10-05-2019 Join us, and astronomy enthusiasts all over the world, in observing the Moon. Hands-on activities and tours of the Observatory. Check back for specific activities. Free PARKING: Parking at the St Martin’s field at Rt 355 and DeSellum Avenue.
Hudson Area Public Library 10-05-2019 Hudson, Wisconsin Daytime/Nighttime Family Astronomy 10-05-2019 Learn about how a telescope works, and how to best observe objects such as the Moon, the International Space Station. Oct. 5th is also International Observe the Moon Night, and we will discuss the Apollo missions that traveled to the Moon. Telescopes provided for the first 25. Families welcome. 
Space Crazy! Kids’ Letters to Astronauts in the Early Space Age UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium 10-16-2019 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Space Crazy! Kids’ Letters to Astronauts in the Early Space Age 10-16-2019 What was it like to be a kid during the “space craze,” when “cosmic enthusiasm” was igniting imaginations on both sides of the Cold War divide? Join Dr. Roshanna P. Sylvester for an entertaining and enlightening historical tour of Soviet and American childhood from Sputnik to Apollo. Kids’ perspectives come to life through their letters to the pioneering spacefarers Yuri Gagarin, John Glenn, and Valentina Tereshkova. Space-themed toys, games, music, movies, and TV will also be part of the show. In the famous words of Yuri Gagarin, “let’s go!”