Museums in Downey, CA

Find museums in Downey, CA. Listings include Columbia Memorial Space Center, Downey Museum of Art, Oldest McDonald's restaurant, Rives Mansion and Decadance. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 06/29/21
    Rockets are one of humanity's shining examples of engineering ability. They push the limits and demand the best in nearly every field of physical science...but they're not new. 800 years of history be...
    > Columbia Memorial Space Center
  • 06/26/21
    ✨ Did you know... One teaspoon of a neutron star would weigh six-billion tons! 🥄 A neutron star is the collapsed core of a massive supergiant star, which had a total mass of between 10 and 25 solar ma...
    > Columbia Memorial Space Center
  • 06/25/21
    On this day in 2016 a United Launch Alliance Atlas V in the 551 configuration, its most powerful, launched the MUOS 5 satellite for the US Navy. We think it's amazing to see a rocket that big leap off...
    > Columbia Memorial Space Center
  • 06/23/21
    Today in 1962 the material for the heat shield on the Apollo Command Module is selected: called Avcoat, it erodes away, allowing the portion of the capsule interacting with the atmosphere of the Earth...
    > Columbia Memorial Space Center
  • 06/22/21
    On this day in 1993 Space Shuttle Endeavour launched on the STS-57 mission.
    > Columbia Memorial Space Center