PHOENIX – 50th Anniversary Celebration of Apollo 11
Arizona Science Center
600 E. Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
50th Anniversary Celebration of Apollo 11. Arizona Science Center celebrates one of the greatest human achievements in science: the 50th anniversary of man’s first steps on the moon on July 16, 1969! The science center’s Saturday celebration asks what’s next in innovation and exploration through a fun-filled day for the entire family. $18; $13 ages 3-7; free for ages 2 and younger. azscience.org
Details: The celebration includes hands-on activities, demonstrations, theater shows, and planetarium presentations. The Science Center's Blue Crew hosts activities and demos on solar art, a Space Guess Quest, pocket solar systems, gravity well, dry ice comets, impact craters and Stomp Rockets. The Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater is screening Apollo 11: First Steps Edition. And local technology and aerospace partners including The Boeing Company, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, National Space Society of Phoenix, Siemens, and others will be onhand.
This Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Celebration is supported by the Richard F. Caris Charitable Trust.