Little Bits Of Moon Rocks Now In Minnesota Back in 1969, the first astronauts on the moon made history. They also brought home about 47 pounds of lunar soil.
Minn. Guard To Hand Over Apollo 11 Moon RocksMinnesota is preserving a handful of historically significant rock fragments collected by astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the first moon landing.
Moon Rocks From Apollo 11 Landing Found In Minn.Houston, we have moon rocks. The Minnesota National Guard has found a few small fragments of the moon's surface in storage in a state building in St. Paul.