On the morning of July 16, 1969, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins lifted off for the moon. Four days later, Mr. Armstrong and Mr. Aldrin set foot on the moon’s surface.
July 20, 2019, at 4:17:40PM ET marks exactly fifty years from that historic moment: the Apollo Lunar Module Eagle had touched down on the Moon, while the entire world was hearing Neil Armstrong’s famous words: “That’s one small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind.”
This time it’s your turn to take part in a historic occasion honoring one of mankind’s greatest achievements – Landing on the Moon.
Principal venues around the country as: Times Square, the Cradle of Aviation Museum, the New York Hall of Science, the Paley Center for Media, The Intrepid Museum and the American Museum of Natural History have organized a wide variety of events and activities galore to celebrate this special anniversary.
Artistic events, projections of a 363-foot image of the Saturn V, films, music festivals, exhibitions and kids’ activities are waiting for you. Look for the event that interest you the most on their websites.
Stay tuned on this global celebration and explore how the space program is preparing for the future.
Find more information about the most outstanding events in the SkyAlert website: https://skyalertusa.com/