See Astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins Parade Through NYC in This Vintage Photograph From 1969

47 years ago today Neil, Mike and I took a leisurely ride through NYC to celebrate with a few friends. #Apollo11 https://t.co/9JtT9WPt8g
47 years ago today Neil, Mike and I took a leisurely ride through NYC to celebrate with a few friends. #Apollo11 https://t.co/9JtT9WPt8g
Photo: @TheRealBuzz

Americans watched with bated breath as the Apollo 11 landed on the moon just over 47 years ago. On their return, Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin were greeted as national heroes. In this vintage photograph, check out the parade that the legendary space crew took through New York City on August 13th, 1969. It's an amazing glimpse back to the era of the space race. Check out this video for another view of the parade.

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