List of Apollo lunar sample displays

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"This fragment is a portion of the rock from Taurus Littrow Valley of the Moon. It is given as a symbol of the unity of human endeavor and carries with the hope the American people for a world at peace"

—Apollo 17 Goodwill message

List of Apollo lunar sample displays is a list of Apollo 11 lunar sample displays and Apollo 17 lunar sample displays.

Lunar sample displays[edit]

Listing
Giftee Apollo 11 Apollo 17 Apollo 15
Alabama Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery[1]
Alaska Alaska State Museum, Juneau
American Samoa Haydon Museum, Pago Pago[2]
Arizona Arizona Historical Society[2] University of Arizona Mineral Museum, Tucson[1]
Arkansas Arkansas Museum of Discovery,[3] Little Rock
California San Diego Air & Space Museum[3]
Colorado Colorado State Capitol Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum, Golden[1]
Connecticut Museum of Connecticut History, Hartford[1][2]
Delaware [2] Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs[1]
District of Columbia
Florida Museum of Florida History, Tallahassee[1][2]
Georgia State Capitol Building, Atlanta[2] Fernbank Science Center, Atlanta[1]
Guam Guam Museum, Hagatna[2]
Hawaii Hawaii State Archives
Idaho Idaho State Historical Society, Boise[1][2]
Illinois Illinois State Museum, Springfield
Indiana Indiana State Museum[1][2]
Iowa State Historical Museum, Des Moine[1][2]
Kansas Kansas Museum of History, Topeka[1][2]
Kentucky Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort[1][2]
Louisiana
Maine Maine State Museum[1][2]
Maryland Maryland State Archives, Annapolis[1][2]
Massachusetts Museum of Science, Boston[1]
Michigan Michigan Historical Museum, Lansing[2]
Minnesota Minnesota Historical Society, Saint Paul[1][2]
Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jackson[1][2]
Missouri Missouri State Museum[1][2]
Montana Montana Historical Society, Helena[1][2]
Nebraska University of Nebraska State Museum
Nevada Nevada State Museum, Carson City[1]
New Hampshire McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center, Concord[4]
New Jersey New Jersey State Museum, Trenton
New Mexico Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell
New York New York State Museum, Albany[5]
North Carolina North Carolina Museum of History[6] North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh[6][7][8] Museum of Life and Science, Durham
North Dakota State Historical Society, Bismarck[1][2]
Northern Marianas Islands
Ohio Ohio Historical Center, Columbus[2]
Oklahoma Oklahoma History Center, Oklahoma City[1][2]
Oregon Oregon State Capitol Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
Pennsylvania The State Museum of Pennsylvania[1][2]
Puerto Rico La Fortaleza, San Juan[2]
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont Vermont Historical Society, Barre[1][2]
Virginia
Virgin Islands
Washington (State) Washington State Historical Society, Tacoma[1]
West Virginia State Morgantown
Wisconsin
Wyoming Wyoming State Museum, Cheyenne[1]
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Andorra
Argentina Planetario Galileo Galilei, Buenos Aires[2]
Australia National Archives of Australia, Canberra[2] National Museum of Australia, Canberra[1]
Austria Technisches Museum Wien, Vienna[2] Naturhistorisches Museum, Vienna[1]
Barbados
Belgium Royal Belgian Institute for Natural Sciences, Brussels
Bhutan
Bolivia Planetario Max Schreier, La Paz[1]
Botswana
Brazil Unknown[3] Bagé
Bulgaria National Museum of Natural History, Sofia[1]
Burma
Burundi
Cameroon
Canada Unknown[3] Canada Science and Technology Museum
Cambodia
Central African Republic
Ceylon (Sri Lanka) Colombo
Chad
Chile Eduardo Frei Montalva's Historic House Museum, Santiago[2] Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, Santiago[1]
China
Colombia
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo (Kinshasa)
Costa Rica Museo Nacional de Costa Rica, San Jose[1][2]
Cuba
Cyprus
Czechoslovakia Vojenský historický ústav, Prague[2]
Dahomey
Denmark Natural History Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen[1][2]
Dominican Republic Museo Nacional de Historia Natural, Santo Domingo[1][2]
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador MUNA, Zona Rosa[1]
Equatorial Guinea
Ethiopia
Finland Urho Kekkonen Museum Tamminiemi, Helsinki[2] GTK, Otaniemi[1]
France Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Nantes[1] Palais de la Découverte, Paris[1]
Gabon
Gambia
Germany Naturmuseum Senckenberg, Frankfurt[2] Deutsches Museum, Munich[1]
Ghana
Greece
Guatemala Ministry of Culture and Sport, Guatemala City[2]
Guyana National Museum of Guyana, Georgetown[1]
Haiti
Honduras Unknown[3] Tegucigalpa
Hungary
Iceland
India Parliament Museum, New Delhi[1]
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ireland Finglas National Museum of Ireland
Israel
Italy Museo Nazionale Della Scienza E Della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci", Milan[1]
Jamaica
Japan National Museum, Tokyo[1][2]
Jordan
Kenya
Korea National Museum of Korea, Seoul[2] National Science Museum, Daejeon[1]
Kuwait
Laos
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia Natural History Museum, Putrajaya[2]
Maldives
Mali
Malta Gozo Museum
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico Universum, Museo de las Ciencias, Mexico City[1][2]
Monaco
Mongolia
Morocco
Muscat and Oman
Nauru
Nepal National Museum of Nepal, Kathmandu[1][2]
Netherlands (Dutch) National Museum of the History of Science and Medicine, Leiden[1][2]
New Zealand Museum of New Zealand[1][2]
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Norway Trondheim Science Museum Natural History Museum at the University of Oslo
Pakistan
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Poland Olsztyńskie Planetarium i Obserwatorium Astronomiczne, Olsztyn[1][2]
Portugal
Romania Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a României, Bucharest[2]
Rwanda Kandt House Museum of Natural History, Kigali[1]
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Singapore Singapore Science Centre[1][2]
Solomon Islands National Museum[1]
Somalia
South Africa Old Parliament Bldg., Cape Town[2] Transvaal Museum, Pretoria[1]
Southern Yemen
Soviet Union Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics, Moscow[2]
Spain Museo Naval, Madrid[1]
Sudan
Swaziland
Sweden National Museum of Science and Technology, Stockholm[1]
Switzerland Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich[2] Swiss Museum of Transport, Lucerne[1]
Syria
Taiwan National Museum of Natural Science, Taichung[2]
Tanzania
Thailand
Togo
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey Natural History Museum, Ankara[1]
Uganda
United Kingdom 10 Downing Street, London[2] Science Museum, London[1]
Upper Volta
Uruguay Boiso Lanza Air Base[1][2]
Vatican City Vatican Museum[2] Vatican Observatory[1]
Venezuela
Vietnam
Yemen
Yugoslavia Museum of Yugoslav History, Belgrad[1][2]
Zambia.
United Nations

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb Apollo 11 lunar displays
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  4. ^ New Hampshire Apollo 17 Moon Rock
  5. ^ Ahern, Sean (December 3, 2009). "The dark side of the moon rock". spotlightnews.com. Retrieved November 3, 2012. 
  6. ^ a b Price, Jay (July 28, 2010). "State's elusive moon rock soon to become a big star". News & Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina: McClatchey). Retrieved November 3, 2012. 
  7. ^ Price, Jay (July 28, 2010). "North Carolina's moon rock to shine again in state museum". News & Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina: McClatchey). Retrieved November 3, 2012. 
  8. ^ Earth magazine: 49. March 2011. 

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