Countdown to Apollo: Apollo 9 Presentation
Special Guest: Louis Ramon, Former NASA Apollo Engineer & Astronaut Liaison
Friday, March 8, 2019
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 p.m. presentation Half-Price admission starting at 4:00pm
Space Foundation Discovery Center
Louis Ramon's presentation will be at 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Join the Discover Center as we continue to celebrate Apollo's 50th anniversary. This month we are remembering Apollo 9 and its important mission of manned test of lunar hardware in Earth Orbit. Former NASA Apollo Engineer, Lou Ramon will talk about the Apollo program, his career with NASA and his personal stories about the Apollo program and astronauts.
The Space Foundation and Discovery Center will celebrate the 50th anniversaries of the Apollo missions in a nine-month program. We started with Apollo 8 on December 12, 2018 and will conclude on July 20, 2019 with Apollo 11. Each month we will host/co-host special events and activities at the Discovery Center and in the community with local partners.
The Discovery Center will have special hours and remain open at 4:00 pm for the special presentation at 6:00 pm.