Suited For Space: Spacesuit exhibit in Downey PDF Print E-mail

Spacesuit at the "Suited for Space exhibit" Suited for Space, a traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian, will be at the Columbia Memorial Space Center in Downey, CA from January 28 through April 22, 2012.

"Discover the brilliant ingenuity and remarkable creatiity that  goes into the ultimate life-support system -- the spacesuit.  Suited for Space is a high-flying journey 75 years in the making."

Columbia Space Center requests the honor of your presence at a reception to celebrate the opening  of the exhibition.
February 1, 2012, 6:00 PM
12400 Columbia Way
Downey, CA 90242

Please RSVP at 562-231-1200 by January 24, 2012.

The exhibit includes:

  • Life-size photos of spacesuits
  • X-rays of the interiors of suits
  • Timeline of the spacesuit's development over the years
  • An actual shuttle spacesuit
Links: (Description of the exhibit) (Columbia Space Center, for hours, directions, etc.)
(photos of the exhibit)


Last Updated ( Monday, 16 January 2012 )
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