By Gary Parker, The Chicago Times
December 2, 2022
CHICAGO – The Museum of Science and Industry will display the very first commercial spacecraft to bring astronauts to the International Space Station.
MSI announced that it will display the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft as a permanent exhibit in the Henry Crown Space Center by the spring of next year. According to MSI, the Dragon has traveled to space twice and has delivered supplies and hardware to the ISS.
The Henry Crown Space Center also holds other space treasures for visitors including the Aurora 7 capsule, Apollo 8 spacecraft, and the training lunar module used in preparation for the Apollo 11 moon landing.