Festive firework in the sky, children at the carnival.
An ancient fresco.
View of an old geographical map.
The first flight of a balloon (animation).
Portrait of the writer Jules Verne.
Illustrations to the book by J. Verne "From the cannon to the moon."
A flight to the moon in a projectile fired from a cannon (animation).
Schoolchildren collect models of space rockets in a model circle.
Preparing the spacecraft for the flight.
Demonstration of the principle of jet propulsion with the help of various devices.
Demonstration of the rollback of the artillery gun during the shot.
Portrait of the Russian scientist-revolutionary N.I. Kibalchicha.
Drawing of a rocket of Kibalchich.
Portraits of Tsiolkovsky KE, views of the streets of the old Kaluga.
View of the Tsiolkovsky house-museum in Kaluga.
A view of Tsiolkovsky's office, a pocket watch on the wall, a desk.
Figures reflecting the exploration of the cosmos and other planets, alternating with photographs of pre-revolutionary Kaluga.
The model of the spaceship described by Tsiolkovsky.
Scheme of a multistage spacecraft, proposed by Tsiolkovsky.
Korolev S.P. among the participants of the Jet Propulsion Study Group (GIRD) with an experimental rocket.
Photos of the launch of the first liquid rocket developed by Korolev and his assistants in 1933.
Photos of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War.
Newsreel of 1941-1945: the battery of jet mortars "Katyusha" is firing at the enemy.
German soldiers surrender.
Victory salute over Moscow.
The units of the missile forces are advancing to the Red Square during the parade.
Type of steps of the spacecraft during the extension to the launch site at Baikonur.
Installation of the rocket to the launch site.
View of rocket engines.
The rocket engine is in a section.
The principle of the rocket engine (animation).
The type of launch vehicle and research satellites put into orbit.
Photos of the Queen and the dogs-astronauts.
Newsreel of 1961: the first cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. in the bus to the place of start.
Ship "Vostok-1" before the start.
Korolev admonishes Gagarin through the intercom system.
Gagarin during the flight.
A view of a part of the Earth from a space ship.
View of Red Square during a solemn rally in honor of Gagarin's flight into space, Gagarin from the rostrum of the mausoleum welcomes participants of the rally.
Monument to Yuri Gagarin.
Members of the model circle collect models of spacecraft.
Start the spaceship.
a festive salute in the sky, faces of carnival participants.
PersonnelKorolev Sergey Pavlovich - designer of rocket and space technology
Gagarin Yury Alekseevich - the pilot-cosmonaut
Calendar1941-1945 05/09/1945 04/12/1961
World War II; Victory Day; Heroes of Space; The first manned space flight.; Rallies History; Holidays; Social life; Biography; Space; Conquest of Space; Society, social activities and community organizations