40 seconds away… your seat is trembling…. Ignition sequence starts… there’s no way back. Six seconds and counting… the entire world is watching as the U.S. makes history. Countdown for Apollo 11, the flight to land the first man on moon. Commander Neil Armstrong is on board the 363-foot-tall rocket in Cape Kennedy. Good luck and Godspeed!
“Apollo: When We Went to the Moon” launches you back to the space race in 1969. Get a glance at artifacts from the U.S. Space and Rocket Center’s archives, make footprints on a virtual moon and climb aboard a lunar rover model in this multi-sensory exhibition.