Museum Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo VII

The Frontiers of Flight Museum, home of the Apollo VII spacecraft, will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo VII mission with a gala fundraiser honoring Lunar Module Pilot Col. Walter Cunningham on Oct. 20.

Cunningham was part of the three-man Apollo VII crew that orbited the Earth 163 times on Oct. 11, 1968.

Kay Bailey Hutchison, a co-founder of the Museum, will serve as honorary chair with Event Chairs Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, Second Lady Jan Patrick and many Apollo mission astronauts to celebrate the occasion.

The gala will be the first official celebration of the Apollo VII mission’s 50th anniversary. The event will start with a VIP reception followed by a dinner and program recognizing the accomplishments of the NASA mission and its crew.

For sponsorship information contact: Luis Gonzalez to reserve your sponsorship at 214-699-4621 or via email at Individual patron tickets are$250 based on availability. For more information visit:

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