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Skylab Gallery


A sign accompanying the Skylab display. It reads

Skylab Orbital Workshop

The Skylab Orbital Workshop was a two-story home and laboratory. One floor served as living quarters and the other as a work area for scientific experiments.

Inside Skylab, notice the following areas:

Upper Level (above)

  • Dome - Entry hatch and ventilation control system.
  • Stowage Ring - 25 storage lockers for supplies and 10 water tanks.
  • Experiments Area - Food lockers and freezers, two scientific airlocks, and equipment for various experiments.

Time picture taken Tue Jun 19 11:12:26 2007
Location picture taken Second Floor Balcony
Overlooking Space Race Gallery
National Air & Space Museum
Washington, DC
Picture also in Space Race Gallery
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