Splashdown 45 - USS Hornet Museum Celebrates Apollo 11 Anniversary

Honoring the Past… Inspiring the Future…

This site is devoted to the public commemoration of the Apollo 11 moon mission --  the first time humans walked on the moon and their safe recovery by the aircraft carrier USS Hornet upon their return to Earth. Visit here for the latest updates and information about the special guests, schedule of events, exhibits and activities, ticket packages, and more.

Bob Fish Presentation & Book Signing

Bob Fish will sign his book Hornet Plus Three—The Story of the Apollo 11 Recovery after his presentation about Hornet's involvement with the recovery of Apollo 11. Key members of the actual Apollo 11 Recovery Team will also provide eyewitness accounts, answer questions from the audience and be available to sign Hornet Plus Three.

This book is available for purchase at the Museum's Ship Store and advance orders are highly recommended to ensure receipt of a copy.

The USS Hornet Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a registered State and National Historic Landmark. 
The Museum's official website is www.uss-hornet.org.
USS HORNET MUSEUM • 707 W. Hornet Ave, Pier 3 • Alameda, CA 94501 • (510) 521-8448