Society for the History of Astronomy Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Apollo

Saturday 26th October 2019 from 09:30am to 16:00pm

Birmingham & Midland Institute

Margaret Street, Birmingham, B3 3BS


This year's Autumn conference of the Society for the History of Astronomy will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first manned Apollo Moon landing with a series of guest speakers including Society President Allan Chapman giving his talk "The Moon, the telescopes, and the transformation of astronomy after 1609". This event is open to the public, prior booking required.

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