Delaware Humanities

Welcome to “DEstination: Space”

As we celebrate the 50thAnniversary of the Moon landing, we invite you to learn about the history
and future of the space program, and Delaware’s significant contributions to these exploration endeavors.

“DEstination: Space” is a year-long event featuring a traveling
exhibit, lectures, film screenings, literature discussions, and more.

Throughout 2019, we invite visitors of all ages to experience and be inspired by this remarkable Delaware story!

Be sure to check the next event near you!

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What Visitors Will Learn

When Visiting the

DEstination: Space Exhibit

Bring a friend, the family, or your
class for this educational event!

Upcoming Events

and Locations

Mark Your Calendar!

Encounter Delaware’s
Past, Present and Future in Space Exploration.

Guest Speakers


Presentations & Discussions

Join Us for invigorating activities
and special opportunities.

Exhibit Locations throughout 2019

“DEstination: Space” is a learning experience for all ages,
where scientific learning and history can be explored, and the future pondered.

Route 9 Library
September 2019

3022 New Castle Ave
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: (302) 657-8020

Mon 10 am – 9 pm
Tues 10 am – 9 pm
Wed 10 am – 9 pm
Thurs Closed
Fri 10 am – 5 pm
Sat 10 am – 5 pm
Sun 1 – 5 pm

Leland Melvin, Astronaut

Event: October 5
Delaware State University
Dover, Delaware

Defying the odds, Leland Melvin became the only person to catch a football for the NFL and in space. Join us and hear his uncommon and inspiring story October 5!

Wilmington University Library
October 2019

New Castle Campus
320 N. Dupont Hwy

New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 356-6879 • 1-800-451-5724

M-TH 8am – 6pm
F 9am – 6pm
Sat-Sun – Closed

Laurel Public Library
November/December 2019

Laurel, DE 19956
(302) 875-3184

Mon-Thu 10am – 8pm
Fri 10am – 5pm
Sat 10am – 2pm
Sun Closed