50th Anniversary of Apollo Moon Landing at Dumfries Museum

Saturday 20th July 2019 from 10:00am to 23:59pm

Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura

Rotchell Road, Dumfries, DG2 7SW


Description

Visit the Dumfries Museum on the anniversary of the first Apollo Moon landing! Using a Moon landing backdrop you'll be able to recreate the moment yourselves for a unique family photo. There will also be numerous space related craft activities, trails and quizzes suitable for all the family. Find out about local man Robert Waland who helped to make the telescope used to map the moon, making lunar landings possible.


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