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The Museum's Apollo 17 Lunar Module Mock-Up on display in the Lear Gallery Spacecraft

Apollo 17 Lunar Module Ascent Stage Mock-up

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...

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Boeing Inertial Upper Stage Mock-up

The Boeing-developed Inertial Upper Stage (IUS), an unpiloted, upper-stage booster rocket, can be launched from Titan IV...

The Museum's Boeing Lunar Roving Vechicle Engineering Mock-up on display in the Lear Gallery Spacecraft

Boeing Lunar Roving Vehicle Engineering Mock-up

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...

The Museum's Explorer One Model on display in the Lear Gallery Spacecraft

Explorer One 1:1 Scale Model

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...

The International Space Station Destiny Laboratory Mock-up on display in the Lear Gallery (Photo by Heath Moffatt) Spacecraft

International Space Station Destiny Laboratory Mock-up

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...

The Museum's McDonnell Mercury Capsule Reproduction on display in the Lear Gallery Spacecraft

McDonnell Mercury Capsule Reproduction

Project Mercury launched the first Americans into space. Mercury's goal was to orbit a manned spacecraft around the Earth, investigate a human's ability to survive and function in space, and safely return both pilot and craft.

Shuttle Trainer nose with cargo doors open. Spacecraft

NASA Full Fuselage Trainer

The FFT is a full-scale mockup of the space shuttle orbiter — without the wings. It was used as a test bed for upgrades to...

North American Aviation Apollo Command Module 007A Spacecraft

North American Aviation Apollo Command Module 007A

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...

The Museum's Resurs 500 Capsule on display in the Lear Gallery Spacecraft

Resurs 500 Capsule

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...

Backdropped by the blackness of space, the Soyuz TMA-14 spacecraft departs from the International Space Station Spacecraft

Soyuz TMA-14 Descent Module

Russia's Reliable RideRussian Soyuz spacecraft have provided access to space for 45 of the first 50 years of human...

The Museum's Sputnik 1 on display in the Lear Gallery. Spacecraft

Sputnik 1

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...

The Museum's Viking Lander Flight Capsule #3 on display Spacecraft

Viking Lander Flight Capsule #3

The Space: Exploring the New Frontier exhibit in our T.A. Wilson Great Gallery is under construction as of Tuesday, January...