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Open through May 10

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 from the U.S. Space & Rocket Center’s archives and media memorabilia highlighting the turbulent nature of this pivotal era in our history.

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Be sure to see the Omnitheater show

Apollo: First Steps Edition

Experience the exhilarating moments of preparation, liftoff, landing, and return of the Apollo 11 historic mission—one of humanity’s greatest achievements and the first to put men on the moon.

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