One Giant Leap: Celebrating 50 Years on the Moon

  • Dates: July 20, 2019
  • Location: Da Vinci Science Center
  • Address: 3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: General Admission from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: $14.95. Extended hours from 5 - 10 p.m.: $5 admission.


On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first people to walk on the moon. Da Vinci Science Center is celebrating this momentous achievement by holding moon-related events throughout the summer and a special event on July 20.

• Be the Astronaut Exhibit : experience realistic simulations of leaving the Earth’s atmosphere and exploring the Moon, Mars, Jupiter, and the dwarf planet Ceres.
• Space Missions in Leo’s Creativity Studio: stomp rockets
• Lehigh Valley Amateur Astronomical Society: daytime and evening telescope viewing
• Apollo 11 Virtual Reality Adventure
• East Stroudsburg Professor Dr. David Buckley explains the physics behind going to the moon
• Forecast the weather…from the Moon!
• Meteorite Meet & Greet with Craig Daniel of Science Rocks
• Create your own tide tool: learn how the Moon affects the tides here on Earth
• Vince’s Cheesesteaks Food Truck