Orion- Journey to Mars Exhibit

Event Date: 
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Event Description: 

The Discovery Science Place exhibit, "Orion- Journey to Mars" is now open to the public! The exhibit features a low-fidelity mockup of NASA's Orion crew capsule, a remote-controlled "Mars rover", interactive SLS/Orion computer games, hands-on glovebox displays, as well as NASA artifacts such as EVA gloves and shuttle re-entry helmets. As part of our exhibit we currently have an actual lunar sample (moon rock) on display through early June 2016.

Event Type: 
Educational
Exhibit
Hands-on Activities
Open to the General Public?: 
Yes
Topic: 
Astronomy,  Earth's Moon,  Human Exploration and Operations,  Mars,  Science
Mission: 
Mars Science Laboratory (Curiosity),  Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle,  Space Shuttle
Event Location: 

Discovery Science Place

308 N. Broadway Ave.
TylerTexas 75702
United States
Additional Comments: 
Hours Sunday: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Monday: Closed Tuesday through Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm