Wapakoneta in Auglaize County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Apollo Command Module and Gemini Spacecraft Mock-ups
The actual Gemini 8 spacecraft is on display in the museum.
Erected by The Ohio Historical Society.
Location. 40° 33.869′ N, 84° 10.331′ W. Marker is in Wapakoneta, Ohio, in Auglaize County. Touch for map. Marker and mock-ups are at the east end of the parking lot for the Neil Armstrong Air and Space Museum, off Apollo Drive, about 1000 feet NNW of the I-75 Exit 111 interchange. Marker is in this post office area: Wapakoneta OH 45895, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. F5D Skylancer (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dayton and Michigan Railroad (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wapakoneta All Wars Memorial Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 1.2 miles away); Wapakoneta Heritage Parkway (approx. 1.2 miles away); Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Dudley Nichols (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Shannon Stock Company (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wapakoneta.
Categories. • 20th Century • Air & Space •
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