McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center

Museum Photo
Date: 2023 |

The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is located in Concord, New Hampshire, United States. The museum is dedicated to Christa McAuliffe, the Concord High School social studies teacher selected by NASA out of over 11,000 applicants to be the first Teacher in Space, and Alan Shepard, the Derry, New Hampshire, native and Navy test pilot who became the first American in space and one of only twelve human beings to walk on the Moon. The museum showcases a Mercury-Redstone replica and Mercury capsule model.

McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center
2 Institute Drive, Concord, New Hampshire


Artifact Photo
Artifact Photo
Mercury Model