july, 2019

16jul9:30 am7:00 pmThe Moon, Stars, and Sunshine State Launch Day and Opening Reception9:30 am - 7:00 pm Florida Historic Capitol Museum, 400 S Monroe St.Event Type :Kids

Event Details

Join us to celebrate the opening of
the new temporary exhibit The Moon, Stars, and Sunshine State! Start
your museum visit watching the moment Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael
Collins blasted off from Cape Canaveral at 9:32 a.m. on July 16, 1969. Visitors
of all ages are invited to participate in Apollo themed activities and learn
about Florida’s space history.

Launch Itinerary:

10:30 a.m. – Reading of Marty’s
by Judy Young, followed by space-themed craft, all ages

12:00 p.m. – All ages “space yoga”
in the Historic Senate Chamber

1:00 p.m. – Meet “Astro,” the
Challenger Learning Center Mascot

2:30 p.m. – Design your own Moon
colony, guided activity for visitors 7

5:30 p.m. – Opening reception
featuring a toast to Florida’s heroic space industry workers



(Tuesday) 9:30 am - 7:00 pm


Florida Historic Capitol Museum

400 S Monroe St.


Florida Historic Capitol Museum8504871902 400 S Monroe St.