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Space Day: Welcome Discovery

Space Day 2005 at Udvar-Hazy Center

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Family Day
Saturday, May 5, 2012
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Throughout the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Celebrate Space Shuttle Discovery's newest mission at the National Air and Space Museum-to inspire and educate.

  • See the shuttle in its new home in the James S. McDonnell Space Hangar
  • Learn about some of the shuttle's most significant missions
  • Meet astronauts Pam Melroy, Stephen Bowen and Tom Jones

Activities Include:

  • Hands-on demonstrations of Space Shuttle Lego kits.
  • Show-and-tell demonstrations of amateur radio satellites
  • Simulated space shuttle landings
  • Story-time
  • Design your own space shuttle, mission patch, and astronaut paper doll

Space Day is made possible by the generous support of Lockheed Martin Corporation

Directions to the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Udvar-Hazy Center Floorplan

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