The Moon

19 July 2019–5 January 2020

Exhibition Overview

Neil Armstrong, Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. Walks on the Surface of the Moon, Apollo 11, July 16-24 1969 (detail), 1969, printed later. Dye transfer print, 16 1/8 x 16 3/8 in. (41 x 41.6 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Purchase, Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2017 (2017.421)

Celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the moon landing at a major new exhibition.

Join us in July 2019 and explore our evolving relationship with the Moon – from antiquity to the present. Bust moon-related myths, see amazing objects that have been to the Moon and back, and ask yourself: what does the Moon mean to us today?

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