Admission to the Neil Armstrong Air & Space Museum in Wapakoneta: Adults, 8.00; Children, ages 6-12, $4.00; School groups, $3.00 per student. Free admission to: Ohio Historical Society members and children 5 and under. AAA and senior discounts available. Groups of 20 people or more receive a discount on admission Motor coach driver and one tour leader – free admission.
- Open: Tuesday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5:00 p.m.; Holidays, noon to 5:00 p.m.; and Mondays between Memorial Day and Labor Day only, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
- Location: (Map It) 500 South Apollo Drive, Wapakoneta, OH. Located just west of I-75 at exit 111 (Bellefontaine Street) in Wapakoneta, Ohio
- Phone: 419-738-8811 or 800-860-0142
- Web: www.armstrongmuseum.org/
The Neil Armstrong Air & Space Museum in Wapakoneta: Named in honor of Neil Armstrong, first man to step onto the moon, this museum located in his hometown portrays Ohio’s contributions to the history of space flight. It opened in 1972. On display are an F5D Sky Lancer, the Gemini VIII spacecraft, Apollo 11 artifacts and moon rock. In the Astrotheater multimedia presentations of space travel are unveiled. The site offers varied educational programs for school children. Tour guides are available with advance notice.