Rocket City: Space Gem of Alabama

Where Are We Going?

Wernher von Braun: Father of Rockets

A replica of Werner Von Braun’s Office

“For my confirmation, I didn’t get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would be the best gift.” -Wernher von Braun (Time; Feb 17, 1958)

Visiting the Space Center

K’Nex T-Rex

Looking Back

“There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program: Your tax dollar will go further.” -Wernher von Braun, (Reader’s Digest; May 1961)

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