city and the county seat of Auglaize County, Ohio, United States

Wapakoneta is a city in Auglaize County, Ohio noted as being the birthplace of Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the Moon.

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Wapakoneta lies on I75 and US 33.

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Downtown Wapakoneta
Armstrong Air and Space Museum
Gemini VIII at the Museum
  • 1 Armstrong Air & Space Museum, 500 Apollo Dr (just west of I-75 at exit 111), +1 419 738-8811, fax: +1 419 738-3361. Hours: M-Sa 9:30AM-5PM, Su noon-5PM, holidays noon-5PM, closed on Thanksgiving. Dedicated to Wapakoneta-native Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the Moon. Adult $8, child 6 - 12 $4, child 5 & under free; school groups $3 per student.    
  • 2 Bicycle Museum of America, 7 W Monroe St, New Bremen, +1 419 629-9249.    
  • 3 Airstream Factory, 419 W Pike St, Jackson Center, +1 877 596 6111. Factory Tour of the iconic luxury trailer makers, once a day during the week.
  • 4 Auglaize County Courthouse.    
  • 5 Wapakoneta Historical Museum, 206 W Main St.

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  • 1 Grand Lake St. Marys (Mercer County, west of Wapakoneta and south of Route 29.). 204 campsites, 166 are equipped with electricity. Facilities include flush toilets, laundry, showers, pet camping, swimming beach, boat launch, boat docks/tie-ups, five air-conditioned Camper Cabins, two spacious Cedar Cabins, naturalist scheduled programs, movies, Friday through Sunday night, boats have no limits on horsepower, seven launch ramps, fuel, boat rentals, seasonal dock rentals are available, wildlife refuge, fishing, hunting, 90 seasonal duck blinds, two public swimming beaches, camp store, games, bike and canoe rentals, miniature golf course, basketball, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits and playground equipment.    
Routes through Wapakoneta
ToledoLima  N   S  SidneyDayton
Fort Wayne ← Jct    W   E  MarysvilleColumbus

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