Mississippi Children's Museum

Event Info

Apollo 50th Anniversary Celebration

MCM is celebrating the Apollo’s 50th Anniversary of landing on the moon! The historic Apollo moon landing on July 20, 1969 paved the way for future space exploration and opened the door to limitless curiosity and discovery. The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission symbolizes how anything is possible!

Join us as we prepare event guests for a mission to the moon!

Activities for the day will include:

-an astronaut fitness test

-eating space food

-using the Skyview App to locate entities in space

-and, more!

Once guests have completed the tasks, each participant will get a certificate acknowledging their moon mission readiness. It will be a fun day of celebration that you won’t want your aspiring astronauts to miss!