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Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy, Chantilly, VA 20151-3002
+1 703-572-4118
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14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy, Chantilly, VA 20151-3002
+1 703-572-4118
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place has a great variety of aircraft and space craft you can see close up. The admission price is steep but it will be worth it!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

See a Blackbird, a Concorde, the Space Shuttle Discovery, and many many other really great original planes. We did a free two hour tour which was brilliant, a very knowledgeable guide. Well worth the trip out to the museum, near the airport

Thank BarnsburyTraveller
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a beautiful museum and a good location for folks staying in the business corridor. A quick trip can suffice but there are tons of planes to see. Sadly I didn't get into the Space exhibit as it was closed on the morning I was...More

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I visited on a Saturday afternoon and were amazed how uncrowded the museum is compared to the one on the Mall. The displays of aircraft, instruments, and related items are awesome. There are firsts, like Langley's unwieldy plane competing with the Wright...More

Thank TravelNut12309
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome experience...I highly recommend. We had so much fun looking at all the airplanes! We also saw the Space Shuttle Discovery and the Ebola Gay. We saw a helicopter that went around the world...the Concord....a Tomcat...an SR 71....and sooooo much more!

Thank TalSmh
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have wanted o go to the Udvar Hazy centre since it opened and it more than lived up to my expectations. They have an exceptional collection of beautifully restored aircraft plus ones where restoration is in progress as well as engines, instruments and aircraft...More

Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic place to go to! A lot of people only go to the one in DC and overlook the one in Chantilly! What a HUGE mistake! This one is AWESOME!! We had Richard Grant as a tour guide. Mr Grant was wonderful... extremely...More

Thank jeffro257
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited there for the lunar eclipse bad the traffic was insane. Thankfully we already had glasses and found other things to occupy our time while we waited for the eclipse. Parking is $15 (I think) but they accept credit cards.

Thank BL2007
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been to both Air and Space museums several times. We have gone with our children turned teens. We have gone with adults. It has been fun every time. I saw a boy about 8 stop in his tracks in awe at the SR-71...More

Thank visited49
Reviewed 6 days ago

I get chills every time I visit. I learn new things each time. The exhibits change so it keeps it interesting. The SR 71 Blackbird is such a beautiful aircraft and I learn more about it every visit.

Thank Patricia H
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October 12, 2017|
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Response from 5miles | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Really do not know about day trips, as I visited from out of town also. There is several types of transportation available to IAD, and the museum is very close by. I used Lyft several times, including using them to... More
June 24, 2017|
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Response from DragaMoreta | Reviewed this property |
It would be a minimum of $30-40 one way. Traffic depends on day. It can take 40-60 minutes on a good day.
June 8, 2017|
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Response from MomMobile5 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on a few things: 1. How important is it for you to see a space shuttle? The Hazy Center has the shuttle Discovery. 2. Where are you staying and do you have a car? If you're staying downtown with no car, then... More