Descriptions & illustrations of the museum’s collection of rockets and missiles is highlighted. Specifically described are the early development of the German V1 and V2 rockets, and how this led to the initial American entries.
Descriptions & illustrations of the Museum’s collection of the newer US fighter aircraft. Specifically described are topics that led to the development of the Teen Series as a result of the Vietnam experience.
Uncover the science of flowers! Go on a tour of the Space, Technology, and Astrobotany Research Room, where you’ll discover what a flower looks like under a microscope and how scientists plan to use plants in space exploration.
Grade Levels: 2nd - 5th grade | The whole family can experience a day of discovery during our monthly STEAM Saturdays! Young explorers will deep dive into an aerospace topic for a day filled with teamwork, innovation, and creativity.