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It's Been A Year: Relive The Arrival Of Endeavour

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Happy anniversary Endeavour! One year ago, thousands of people crowded sidewalks and rooftops as the retired shuttle slowly made its way from LAX airport to the California Science Center.

Check out these stories from last October:
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Endeavour To Be Moved Through The Public Streets On October 13

Mission 26: Space Shuttle Endeavour Is On The Move

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See Toyota Tundra Prove It's Mettle By Towing Endeavour To Its Final Home

Space Shuttle Endeavour Arrives At Edwards AFB, Nears Retirement

Space Shuttle Endeavour Finally Rolls Into Permanent Museum Home

Space Shuttle Endeavour Goes On Public Display

Watch It Again! Endeavour Lands At LAX

To mark the anniversary, the science center will host Endeavour Fest. It's a weekend long celebration Friday October 11th through Sunday October 13th from 10:00am to 5:00pm. NASA will present over a dozen exhibits, displays and educational demonstrations illustrating aeronautics, research missions and ongoing space exploration programs for humans, robots and satellites. Guests will have the opportunity to meet and hear astronauts speaking about their experiences in space and learn about future plans for Endeavour's new permanent home in the Science Center's Samuel Oschin Air and Space Center.

Check out the full event schedule for Endeavourfest here. (PDF document)

NOTE: Due to the federal government shut-down, NASA has canceled participation in Endeavour Fest. This means that NASA is unable to provide exhibits, displays or presenters for the 3-day celebration.

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