When you walk through the makeshift history museum at Glenn Beck’s Man in the Moon event, you run the risk of taking it for granted. Why? Because you’re likely used to treating it like every other museum you’ve ever been to: that is to say, traditionally a museum tour contains a few items of note sprinkled among droves of smaller, less relevant items. But not the Man in the Moon museum.

From William Bradford’s Mayflower Bible in the very beginning to the last letter written by Dr. Martin Luther King before his assassination, every step yields another piece of amazing history. TheBlaze has already shown you some of the items in a TV segment, so below we’ve included 16 pictures of some of the other items that will leave you in awe. There are locks of George Washington’s hair, the Bible of a king, and even original Woodstock tickets.


Man in the Moon Museum Tour

  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeKing George III’s Bible.
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    The last letter (center) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., wrote before his assassination.

  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeAs Abraham Lincoln was developing the case for the Emancipation Proclamation, he penned these words that formed the legal basis for the idea that one man should not own another.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeAbraham Lincoln’s desk from when he served in the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeSlave chains used on children.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeArnold Friberg’s famous painting of George Washington at Valley Forge.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeOriginal Woodstock tickets.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeChief Kicking Bear’s gun from the Battle of Wounded Knee.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeMarcus Luttrell’s battle fatigues from the attack he survived in Afghanistan.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeA close-up of Luttrell’s shredded pants.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeItems in the tour of George Washington, including his compass, his wallet, and his badge of merit.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeThe George Washington exhibit also includes a ring that has a lock of Washington’s hair.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeA 1590 Geneva Bible.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeOn the left is William Bradford’s “Mayflower” Bible. On the right is a Blunderbuss gun.
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeOne of the original copies of Thomas Paine’s “Common Sense.”
  • Jonathon M. Seidl/TheBlazeA lunar landing map from Apollo 12.