A Walk on the Moon
The 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing
New Mexico History Museum
Jul 16, 2019 through Oct 20, 2019
As part of the worldwide celebration of American space history and the 50th anniversary of the first “moon walk,” this exhibit highlighted the role of New Mexico in space exploration.
19-NMHM-2019 One of the first steps taken on the Moon, this is an image of Buzz Aldrin's boot print from the Apollo 11 mission. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the Moon on July 20, 1969. The Apollo 11 mission launched on July 16 on a Saturn V lau
19-NMHM- Mercury 12 Capsute