Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Friday 19th July 2019 from 18:00pm to 23:00pm

National Space Centre

Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS


Visit the National Space Centre for this exclusive event starting with a space-themed cocktail reception beneath the massive Blue Streak rocket (part of the European space programme in the 1960s), a private tour of the National Space Centre and see an award-winning show in the UK’s largest planetarium. Event includes dinner with live music and special guests including Jerry Woodfill – NASA Apollo 11 and 13 Warning System Engineer...

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