Have you always wanted to experience life in the International Space Station? Or to be a geologist on the surface of Mars? You won’t want to miss our Challenger Learning Center experience “2019: To the Moon and Beyond”! Sponsored by Boeing, these simulated space exploration missions are available on select dates throughout the year.


Lunar Quest

The year is 2038 and humans have set up a series of permanent research habitats on the Moon. In order to expand our reach on the lunar surface even further, you and your crew are sent to the Moon to set up a series of mining operations searching for valuable ore and water. Scouting for these sites can be dangerous work, but the future of Moonbase Alpha depends on it. Are you up for the task? All your communication and teamwork skills will be put to the test as you deal with potential danger…

Upcoming Sessions

Sun., December 15 - 12:00 PM
More dates regularly added.


Mission to Mars!

Located on Phobos, your crew is being sent to Mars for a 1 week study of its surface. However, your mission is put into jeopardy when an asteroid is discovered that's on a collision course with Mars! All your communication and teamwork skills will be put to the test as you deal with this emergency and its aftermath.

Upcoming Sessions

Sun., October 13 - 12:00 PM
Sun., November 10 - 12:00 PM

More dates regularly added.


Price (per person)

$15.00 General
$10.00 Museum Member

Book your Experience Now

Just select one of the visit dates listed above, and choose "Add CLC Mission" before checkout.

Or register same-day in the Alaska Airlines Aerospace Education Center

Connections Members! Click here for registration instructions

Ages 11+(14 and under must be accompanied by an adult).

Please note, a minimum number of crew is required for each mission. Missions may be cancelled or rescheduled.

Museum admission required.

Questions? Please contact ydefarbus@museumofflight.org