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Be the Astronaut
August 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 7, 2019
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until September 6, 2019
An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 8, 2019
Prepare for lift off and discover what space travel is all about at the Be the Astronaut exhibit at Baylor University’s Mayborn Museum! Experience the wonders of space and plan a space mission, learn about technology and math skills required to be an astronaut in this exciting exhibit!
The exhibit will feature:
- Navigation Interactive Stations where visitors can engage in mission planning and more!
- Science Interactive Stations where visitors can explore the technology needed to accomplish space travel missions and learn about rockets, space suits, and space craft.
- Flying Capsules – a dramatic big screen experience with pilot and co-pilot adjustable seating and controls. Launch rockets and land rovers on space missions!
- Space Suit & Vintage Space Toy Displays
Special thanks to those listed above and others who contribute to this resource for our visitors.
Event Submissions are accepted for events in the Waco area only (McLennan County).