THE EXHIBITS

      

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The landing capsule (the original) of the rocket observatory K-2 launched in 1962 via ballistic rocket P-5B to 500 km altitude from Kapustin-Yar base.


Space astrophysical observatory ORION-2 (copy) launched onboard spacecraft
SOYUZ-13 in 1973. This copy has been exhibited at EXPO-2000 in Hannover.


ORION-1 space astrophysical observatory (copy) launched onboard the first space
station SALYUT-1 in 1971.

 

 

 

 



The test model of space observatory DRAGON, 1974.

 


Various exhibits, including the film cassettes used in space, the helmet and
the onboad journal of cosmonaut Valentin Lebedev used at 1973 SOYUZ-13 flight.


Certain items, including solar and stellar detectors and sensors,
used for rocket observatories K-2,3 in 1960s.

 

 

 

 

 


Stabilized platform of rocket observatories; this item was launched 3 times
to 500km altitude in 1960-80s.


General view of the museum hall.

 


First visitors of the museum in Garni in 2001.

Schoolchildren visiting the museum in Garni.

   
   
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