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  • Cosmosphere Plans Safe Re-Open and Camp Season

    Cosmosphere Plans Safe Re-Open and Camp Season

    July 2, 2020

    Following the announcement by Kansas Governor Laura Kelly of the “Ad Astra: A Plan to Reopen Kansas: {modified} Phase 2” in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cosmosphere will be re-opening its doors safely to the public beginning, Friday, May 22. 

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  • Liberty Bell 7 Spacecraft to Splashdown at Cosmosphere

    Liberty Bell 7 Spacecraft to Splashdown at Cosmosphere

    June 4, 2020

    Liberty Bell 7 is set to splashdown at the Cosmosphere, following nearly six years of being on exhibit throughout the world. 

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  • Cosmosphere Internal COVID-19 Safety Plan

    Cosmosphere Internal COVID-19 Safety Plan

    May 11, 2020

    Cosmosphere staff and volunteer's health and safety, in addition to the health and safety of our guests, is of utmost importance!

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  • Cosmosphere Camp Plan in Response to COVID-19

    Cosmosphere Camp Plan in Response to COVID-19

    May 8, 2020

    Following a meeting between Cosmosphere Camp leaders, its senior executives and the Reno County Health Director, the Cosmosphere Camps scheduled to start on or after July 5 are a go.

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  • The Cosmosphere is temporarily closed. 

    The Cosmosphere is temporarily closed. 

    March 16, 2020

    With safety of our visitors and staff as its utmost priority, the Cosmosphere is temporarily closed. 

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  • Liberty Bell 7 Spacecraft to Splashdown at Cosmosphere
    June 16 – December 31
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  • Virtual Coffee at the Cosmo: Apollo to Artemis
    July 16
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  • Liberty Bell 7 Spacecraft to Splashdown at Cosmosphere

    Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    Location:Cosmosphere Lobby

    Liberty Bell 7 is set to splashdown at the Cosmosphere, following nearly six years of being on exhibit throughout the world.  Beginning Tuesday, June 16, visitors to the Smithsonian-affiliated space museum in Hutchinson, KS, will have the opportunity to get up close to an amazing piece of space history when the Mercury spacecraft, which took the second U.S. astronaut into space, returns to its home museum.  The craft will be on display in the Cosmosphere Grand Lobby through the remainder of 2020.

    For more information on Liberty Bell 7 go here

  • Virtual Coffee at the Cosmo: Apollo to Artemis

    Date: Thursday, July 16, 2020 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Location:cosmomeeting.org

    This will be a virtual presentation only. Join us live on our Facebook page on the day of the event or on Zoom at cosmomeeting.org.

    Grab your mug of Joe, sit back in the comfort of your own home and enjoy this free presentation on "Apollo to Artemis" with Cosmosphere Volunteer and owner of The Space Shot, John Mulnix.

    Attendees will learn about the Apollo program and the history of long-duration human spaceflight from Skylab to the ISS. You'll understand how these missions have prepared NASA for the return to the Moon with the Artemis Program in the late 2020s. Learn about the three exciting new commercially developed lunar landers supporting the Artemis Program. One of these new designs will take the first woman and the next man to the surface of the Moon!

    *Coffee at the Cosmo topics and speakers are subject to change.

    Thank you to our corporate partners:
    Airshare, Evergy, The Clayworks of Disability Supports, KU School of Engineering and RCB Bank

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