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National Air and Space Museum

6th and Independence Ave., SW, Washington DC, DC 20560
+1 202-633-2214
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The most popular of the Smithsonian museums features the Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer and Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis.
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  • Average6%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6th and Independence Ave., SW, Washington DC, DC 20560
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+1 202-633-2214
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Reviewed yesterday

Its like dream come true when you visit the Air and Space Museum. You can explore everything from Air Crafts to Space ships.

Thank Mohanlalbengoli
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went and saw this 13 yrs ago and a lot of the things to see look the exact same as it was back then. I feel they need to really change it up as it was a big disappointment. Would not go back unless they...More

Thank littlewarrior43
Reviewed 2 days ago

Custodian of all Spacecrafts of the world it was a thrilling experience starting from space, moon invasions,Planetarium,. Satellite, Aircraft, Balloons etc.Information were available just a button away.

Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 2 days ago

My nine year old girl would like to write this review. She says it was amazing and educational and it told us how planes back then were and two brothers invented the first plane and she loved taking pictures of all the planes on the...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent a good part of the afternoon in this (free entry) museum. Some of the exhibits make one ponder about the courage of the pioneers that paved the road for all of us.

Thank J0han1969
Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a fun interactive museum. One of our favorite places to see when we go to DC. Great for kids and adults!

Thank airam626
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum has every aircraft or a spaceship that's gone to space from multiple countries and a lot of history.

Thank Natasha F
Reviewed 2 days ago

I would recommend visiting the museum which is free. A lot of interesting facts about the air and space. Educational for our children

Thank Jenna H
Reviewed 2 days ago

If it's hot the day you go, enjoy how cold they keep it =) We went right when it opened, busy, but def worth a visit. My kids are 8 and 11 and didn't want to stop and read everything, but still got to see...More

Thank lisa0916
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great exhibits. A must see for all ages. Lots to see and explore. Take your time. Plan on at least four hours to really take it in properly.There is a scavenger hunt for kids - just ask the concierge desk in the main lobby.

Thank JC A
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6 July 2017|
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Response from happytraveler709 | Reviewed this property |
Washington DC is served by three airports, Ronald Reagan International (DCA) is closest to downtown, just across the Potomac, Dulles is 26 miles away in VA, and Baltimore Wa is south of Baltimore. We drove to our DC trip... More
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13 June 2017|
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Response from Keona W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, didn't feel anything when I visited last September.
11 June 2017|
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Response from laks004 | Reviewed this property |
Smithsonian sometimes offer discounted/ free tickets for the first IMAX show. Otherwise, Sunday mornings aren't too crowded.