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One Giant Leap: North Carolina and the Space Race
September 14, 2019
An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until January 5, 2020
One Giant Leap: North Carolina and the Space Race will be a 1,500 square foot lobby exhibit that explores North Carolina’s role in the space race, containing stories about the people, places, chimps, and things that helped make America’s historic leap to the Moon. Visitors can try out the Gemini training module from Morehead Planetarium or test their ability to follow directions at Mission Control during a critical phase in the Apollo 11 mission.
NC Museum of History Hours
Monday–Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: Noon to 5:00 p.m.