Space Celebration at the Air Force Museum July 22-Aug 7
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Space Celebration at the Air Force Museum July 22-Aug 7

Space Celebration at the Air Force Museum July 22-Aug 7
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National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
1100 Spaatz St., Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433 [map it]
Free Event

U.S. Air Force Crewed Apollo 15 Command Module to highlight 17-day Space Celebration at National Museum USAF.

Space Celebration at the Air Force Museum July 22-Aug 7

Space Celebration – July 22 - Aug. 7, 2021

50 years ago Apollo 15 completed the fourth successful moon landing mission with an all-U.S. Air Force crew. To commemorate this anniversary, the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will hold a 17-day celebration the whole family will enjoy.

Highlights of the event include:

  • Interactive Space Exhibit: Space: A Journey to Our Future (Throughout event)
  • The Beauty of Space Art Exhibit (Throughout event)
  • Special Presentation on Living and Working in Space by NMUSAF Historian Dr. Doug Lantry (July 23)
  • Displays of rarely seen space artifacts (July 24, 31)
  • Special Presentation on the Titan IVB by Col. (Ret.) Elena Oberg (July 24, 25, Aug 7)
  • Appearances by fictional space characters (July 24, 31, Aug 7)
  • Space activities led by the Boonshoft Museum (July 24, 31, Aug 7)
  • Special Presentation on Space Suits by NMUSAF Historian Dr. Doug Lantry (Aug 1)
  • A Lunar Rover Vehicle on display from the Armstrong Air & Space Museum (Aug 2)
  • Solar System 5K Fun Run (Aug 5)
  • Rocket Day – Build and launch rockets (Aug 7)
Dates/times subject to change, please visit our website for a full schedule of activities.
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    National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
    1100 Spaatz St.
    Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433
    [Get Map]
    Call: 937-255-3286
    The world's largest and oldest military aviation museum, located in Dayton Ohio.

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