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Moon Landing: 50th Anniversary Day Celebration at the Franklin Institute

Date/Time

Jul 20, 2019
10:00 AM until 03:00 PM

Description

A daylong celebration commemorating the momentous anniversary! Tour the Institute’s lunar lander test small-to large-scale rocket demonstrations including Alka rockets, straw rockets, and colorful trash can rocket explosions. Screenings of The Apollo Chronicles, IMAX showings of Apollo 11: The First Steps Edition, 1969 footage of the landing, and the popular favorite: World’s Cheapest Spacesuit live science show all takes place throughout the day making The Franklin Institute the region’s moon landing destination. 

Cost

Free

Location

View map The Franklin Institute
222 N 20th St
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Sponsor

The Franklin Institute

Contact name

Noah Lattanzi

Contact email

Nlattanzi@fi.edu

Neighborhood:

Philadelphia

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