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One Giant Leap Festival Schedule of Events

Saturday, July 20, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

BICENTENNIAL PLAZA
LOBBY
AUDITORIUM
DEMO GALLERY
  • 11:30 a.m.│History of the Saturn V Rocket, Michael Keefe
  • 1:00 p.m.│The Moon: Today and Tomorrow, Doug Lively
  • 2: 30 p.m.│What Apollo Taught Us About Getting to Mars, Tony Rice
AND MORE
  • Explore North Carolina's connections to the Space Race by visiting the North Carolina Museum of History's One Giant Leap exhibit located on the first floor.
  • Check out the North Carolina Museum of Natural Science's Astronomy & Astrophysics Research Lab during today's Open House. Open from 12 to 4 p.m.
  • Want more? Scroll through space-themed events and programs happening throughout the state at liftoffnc.org.
  • Pose, snap, and post. Tag the North Carolina Museum of History or use #OneGiantLeapFest to share your festival experience. And be sure to take a look at Snapchat for our custom filter just for the event!
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