COSMONAUTS : BIRTH OF THE SPACE AGE
FROM 18 OF SEPTEMBER 2015
TO 13 OF MARCH 2016
Discover the story of Russian space travel in this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition
Voskhod 1: the capsule used on the first mission to carry more than one crew member.
LK-3 Lunar Lander: a single cosmonaut craft built to compete with Apollo, or examine the fascinating gadgets cosmonauts need to live in space, including a space shower, toilet, medical instruments and survival kits for crash landings.
Explore the historical, cultural and spiritual context of Russian space travel, shaped especially by the turbulent early decades of the twentieth century. See poignant testimonies and memorabilia belonging to some of the biggest names in spaceflight and discover the deeply personal stories of the pioneers who kick-started the space age".
Exhibition Road, South Kensington,
London, SW7 2DD
Opening times :
10.00 to 18.00 (last entry 17.15)
Open seven days a week
Exhibition will be open until 22.00 every Friday
Price : 14 pounds (concessions available)
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