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Astronauts who walked on the Moon during the Apollo program (1969-1972) wore multi-layered suits designed for comfort, utility, and protection from the harsh environment of space. Special outer gloves, boots and helmet were also needed. A life support backpack was worn to provide cooling, oxygen and communications for the suited astronaut. This display includes an original Apollo space suit.




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