Year of Space

Celebrate space exploration all year in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, 1969. Visit MiSci to explore space with exhibits, shows and events all year long.

Smithsonian’s 3-D Apollo 11 Command Module
The Smithsonian Digitization Program Office (DPO) completed a full 3-D scan of the Command Module, Columbia, so you can tour the inside of the Apollo 11 Command Module right from your home! Click the image to the right to explore the entire craft.

Dassault Systems PlanetariumDassault Systèmes Planetarium
Discover the universe in all its wonder in our Dassault Systèmes Planetarium, featuring a 50-foot-wide, three-story-high dome. Don’t miss our newest planetarium show, Our Place in a Galaxy Far, Far Away.

Children look at a model of a space shuttleSpace Exhibits
Marvel at the wonders of the universe as you explore the history of human space travel, learn about rocket technology, tour the galaxy, travel to the sun and more.

A father and two children learn about space in the Sun, Earth, Universe ExhibiNEW! Sun, Earth, Universe Exhibit
The Sun, Earth, Universe exhibit is presented in collaboration with NASA and the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Net). The exhibit is an engaging and interactive museum experience about Earth and space science for family audiences.