Top Reasons to Visit

Millions of people will be joining together to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo. Whether you want to remember or share the triumphant story of Apollo with a new generation, the Cradle of Aviation is the place to be to reflect, remember, learn, & celebrate, all the wonder, achievement, and pride that is Apollo.

  • See the greatest collection of Apollo and Lunar Module artifacts currently on display.
  • Participate in ongoing events with Apollo Astronauts, Scientists, and Aerospace Professionals
  • Live Astronomy Shows for all Ages in our Full Dome Planetarium
  • Experience the critically acclaimed Apollo 11 documentary from CNN Films in our IMAX Dome Giant Screen Theater
  • Weave the past & future of space together with our immersive new exhibit “Space: A Journey to Our Future” that reflects on the past and looks to the future of space travel.
  • Be part of the Community Countdown and Re-Experience the Moon Landing
  • Share your stories with family,neighbors, & museum employees, keep history alive.
  • Educate & inspire the next generation with stories of Apollo; perseverance, pride, grit, and teamwork.
  • Celebrate pride in NY& pride in Long Island.
  • Buy Custom Long Island Apollo merchandise from Museum Gift Shop.
  • School Competitions & Contests
  • Space Summer Camps
  • Countdown Clock in our Main Lobby & Web Site