Events

Apollo 50: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the First manned Lunar Landing

The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

Apollo 50: Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the First manned Lunar Landing

Type
Event / Exhibition (temporary)
Location
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
Date
23/03/2019 - 03/11/2019

On 20th July 1969 Neil Alden Armstrong, commander of Apollo 11, first set foot on another world, the Moon. 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of that incredible achievement. This exhibition forms part of a global commemoration of Apollo 11, to remind those who lived at the time of the excitement and wonder of reaching another world, and to introduce to a new generation the history of humankind’s greatest adventure – the exploration of space. The display will feature 50 models, memorabilia and multi-media which tell the epic story of the Apollo programme in context with the history of rocketry.

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Suitable for
Any age
Admission
Registration
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Concessions
N/A
Website
http://www.stokemuseums.org.uk/pmag