Thank you for visiting our community resource site! Our site is still in development. Please read about our project and check out some fun sites for kids as well as videos of astronauts!

Statue by Bob Rasmussen  standing in the Astronaut Hall of Fame in Titusville, Florida


The town of Derry, N.H., is Astronaut Alan Shepard's home town. This humble community is proud of it's contributions in providing an environment that encouraged America's first astronaut to thrive and courageously reach for the stars.

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Browse the Links, and Events, pages to see what is in our area to inspire generations today. Locally, visit the Londonderry N.H. site of Shepard's first flying lessons at the Aviation Museum of N.H.  Enjoy the McAuliffe- Shepard Discovery Center in Concord N.H., Fly RC Planes with the Flying Tigers RC Club of Derry, N.H. In Warner N.H. launch Rockets with KARS, and visit the Nature Discovery Center in Warner, too. Check out Mitchell Comics,  and more. The Links page can give you details about these great things to do in our area. It is our wish that you discover something new each visit. Return now then to view additions.

       with appreciation,

 The Alan Shepard Project.



Welcome to the Alan Shepard Project!