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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.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6th and Independence Ave., SW, Washington DC, DC 20560
National Mall
+1 202-633-2214
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Reviewed yesterday

Expect to spend a while here. It has so many interesting exhibits. I bought several packages of astronaut food as souvenirs.

Thank brostew
Reviewed yesterday

One of my favorite DC museums. Go with time to see all the exhibitions and also some of the shows, as they are worth the extra fee

Thank TudelaMartins
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Traveled here with my Mother, father and little brother...and all of us throughly enjoyed every moment of it👌🏽

Thank Bayanda maseko M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent! Lots of things to see. Adults and children will have a grand.time seeing all the display aircrafts. It can be busy so beware.

Thank btreid
Reviewed yesterday

This is an interesting museum, but our experience was marred by several rude security guards. One said I was lying when I told her I'd already emptied my pockets yet the metal detector was still going off (turned out it was my watch, and she...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed yesterday

Remember this place as a kid and went back recently. It is kind of sad that there has been like $0 investment in updating ANY of these exhibits. It sort of feels like an elementary school's mock up of what a NATIONAL Air and Space...More

Thank ananole
Reviewed yesterday

Took my son here for the first time. He as amazed at all of the history and really enjoyed looking at the aircraft and space exhibits.

Thank Randy C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There isn't a better museum in my opinion! Great for all ages... from small kids to the young at heart older generation. Kids will be able to play games and interact with different showcases. If you have the time, drive out to Dulles the one...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed yesterday

GREAT place to take kids. Many of the exhibits are hands-on. Everyone we have taken has enjoyed the experience.

Thank svdhippos
Reviewed yesterday

For those to whom space is a hobby and xenophobia a religion. Perhaps also for young children who don't know better.

Thank Mark F
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July 29, 2017|
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Response from ip29bourgeois | Reviewed this property |
Suggestion .. is better to park the car somewhere else and be safe (ie.. hotel garages, parking driveway). We use Uber service and starts walking to our destinations without any worries. Street Parking spots are limited... More
July 5, 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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June 13, 2017|
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Response from Keona W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, didn't feel anything when I visited last September.