Purdue University is proud to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 lunar landing — a giant leap for mankind and a seminal moment in human history. Purdue will host a variety of campus events July 18-20, including talks by NASA flight directors, activities for children and the release of a new Neil Armstrong documentary. See below for details.

Lunar Module Landing Celebration

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Saturday, July 20 3:30 PM-4:20 PM Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering


Lunar Module Landing Celebration

Join us as we celebrate the exact time the Apollo 11 lunar module landed on the Moon (4:17 PM)! More details to come.

Parking available in the Northwestern Street (PGNW) garage. See campus map

To view a full list of Apollo 11 50th Anniversary events, visit