Event Category: Apollo 11 Anniversary

Celebrate and learn about the early years of lunar exploration and join us as we look ahead at the intriguing prospect humans will return to the Moon and beyond in the not-too-distant future. Admission: Museum admission is $2 per person. Children age 3 and younger are free. Dates: July 1st until – August  2020 Hours: … Continue reading “Many Inspired Steps: Salute to Apollo 11 and Lunar Exploration”

Date: Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 7:00pm-10:00pm at the Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park Blast off with the Museum of Natural History and Planetarium to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the launch of the  Saturn V rocket that carried the Apollo 11 astronauts on their historic trip to the moon. Celebration begins with building and  … Continue reading “Apollo 11 Anniversary Launch Party and Movie in the Park”

The Museum is open free from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM for “MetLife Family Friday- Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and discover! * Special Program: Celebrating Lunar Landing. 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Play in a futuristic roomscape and learn to sight with a telescope.

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Lunar Landing. Use a solar viewer to safely view one of an estimated 100 thousand million stars in the Milky Way. Build an air powered rocket and launch it to see if your design has the right stuff! 1:00 – 3:00 PM.

Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed. July 20th, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. Apollo 11 launched on July 16th, 1969. Four days later, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin made history as the first men to ever land on the moon. From launch to landing, this … Continue reading “Conimicut Village 50th Anniversary Moon Landing Parade”