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

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Address: 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway, Chantilly, VA 20151
Phone Number: 703-572-4118
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This has been our favorite of the Smithsonions. My son was able to part update in several learning stations where they have employed set up and teaching. He learned a lot in this... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This has been our favorite of the Smithsonions. My son was able to part update in several learning stations where they have employed set up and teaching. He learned a lot in this museum. Lots to do and McDonalds was great! It's hard to find affordable eating in most museums.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

... to the air and space on the Mall - otherwise there would be bodies littered everywhere with their minds just blown out! This was an incredible visit. So many fascinating exhibits. I could easily have stayed all day. Yes, it's a bit out of the way - but if you are even slightly interested in aviation history, then make... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was dropping my friend off for his flight out of Dulles airport. We decided to go early and check out the Museum. This is an amazing place. The space shuttle Discovery is there. They have tours all the time. And the best part is, there is not a huge crowd like the air and space in DC. Bad part... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place leaves you in absolute aww. Our children 7 and 10 (boy and girl) loved it. Who gets to stand underneath an actual spaceship, which has actually been in space?! Seeing the Enola Gay was absolutely incredible. You can see things that you have only read about in history books. Highly recommend and wish we had more time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lots of planes and birds must come to this place I deinetely love it more than the one in dc. Will come back anytime u will learn lots of interesting things

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Centreville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The museum has a great collection of aircraft from lightweights, military planes, to the space shuttle. They are effectively displayed both on the ground and suspended from the ceiling and include the Enola Gay which certainly has a key role in history. They are adjacent to the Dulles Airport and from the museum tower can watch planes land and take-off.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are at all interested or intrigued by flight, or history, this is a must see place to visit. Very impressive and informative. Really just a "cool" place to bring kids or yourself. I have always been amazed by flight, and to see some of these plane close up was just amazing. Great time on a hot day in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is awesome and it's FREE (parking cost $15). So much better then the one in DC. So many one-of-a-kind aircraft. The Enola Gay, are you kidding me? Well, there she is. The width and breadth of the machines on display is just over the top. What I really enjoyed was how they are presented -in as used condition.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'd give this 6 stars (or green circles, whatever...) if I could. Such an AMAZING collection of flying things!!!! Where else on earth can you see a SR-71 Blackbird, the Discovery Space Shuttle, the Enola Gay, a Concorde jet, the capsule Felix Baumgartner jumped from, and more? Nowhere. Better stop here while you're in the area!!! Parking is $15, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you like planes please do not go to the smitsonian air space museum downtown D.C. this musem is the best air and space museum, you can see the discovery a blackbird, a concord its just amazing !!!

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