Apollo 50 Years on the Moon

Saturday 20th July 2019 from 13:00pm to 19:00pm

St Richard's Catholic College

Ashdown Road, Bexhill, TN40 1SE


Celebrating 50 years of the First Man to set foot on the Moon, Astronomy Adventures along with St Richards Catholic College are bringing together artefacts, scientists and much more, to tell the story about the Race to be first on the Moon. Event includes numerous activities:

Have your photo taken in the space suit on the Moon (donation)
Astronomy and Space related stalls
Dr David Whitehouse - Apollo 11 the inside story
Inflatable Planetarium - Sussex University
RVA - STEM Club with hands on activities
Star Wars UK Garrison
Daytime viewing of the Sun
Evening viewing of the Moon
Rolling video of launch, landing and splashdown
Live video link to NASA
Multi-Axis antigravity Chair
Make your own Saturn V Rocket and Launch them
Nick Howes - Moon Artefacts
Professor David Rees - The story of the Saturn V rocket
Refreshments available

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting

Corona virus

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This event is free of charge with no booking required.

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