Science Museum Oklahoma to commemorate Discovery shuttle

“Final Destination: Discovery's Journey Ends,” will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: April 8, 2012
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Science Museum Oklahoma will provide live coverage of Discovery, NASA's Shuttle, being permanently moved to Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Va.

“Final Destination: Discovery's Journey Ends,” will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17.

To commemorate Discovery's final journey, the museum, 2100 NE 52, will be streaming live coverage of Discovery's move from Florida, atop a Boeing 747 shuttle carrier aircraft, to the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum in Virginia. The museum will also have multiple hands-on, space-based experiments and aerospace artifact stations available for guests with which to interact.

For more information, call 602-6664, or visit www.sciencemuseumok.org.


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