The Cernan Earth and Space Center is named for Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, who flew aboard the Gemini 9, Apollo 10 and Apollo 17 space missions. As commander of the final Apollo mission, he was the last of twelve astronauts to leave his footprints on the moon and spent a record amount of time on the lunar surface.

The Cernan Earth and Space Center's Star Store Gift Shop offers an assortment of unique gifts, many related to the popular themes of astronomy, space exploration and the study of our own planet earth.

Star Store Hours (in Central Time USA):
Mondays through Thursdays: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Fridays: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Sundays: 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Closed on major US holidays

To visit the Cernan Earth and Space Center's planetarium website, go to:

Apollo 17 Astronaut Pen

Star Store E-mail:
Telephone: 1-708-456-0300, Ext. 3294
Fax: 1-708-583-3153