New Horizons Exhibit

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 14, 2015 to Saturday, May 14, 2016
Event Description: 

The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum is opening a new exhibit on May 14, 2015.  The exhibit includes a full-scale model of the New Horizons spacecraft and information about the mission.  It also includes updated panels on Pluto and the actual blink comparator that Clyde Tombaugh used to discover that world.  New sections on Kuiper Belt objects and comets are also displayed.

Event Type: 
Open to the General Public?: 
New Horizons
Event Location: 

Smithsonian, National Air and Space Museum

6th & Independence Ave. SW
WashingtonDistrict of Columbia 20560
United States