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Address: 14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy, Chantilly, VA 20151-3002
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Worth The Quick Visit. Lots Of Walking

We stayed overnight near the airport as a precaution for our international flight and so we could visit the nearby Udvar-Hazy Center. Due to flight changes, we ended up only... read more

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed overnight near the airport as a precaution for our international flight and so we could visit the nearby Udvar-Hazy Center. Due to flight changes, we ended up only having a couple of hours available for a quick dash through the museum. Well, it was so worth it. Just seeing the Enola Gay, Space Shuttle Discovery, the Concorde, the... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Parking was $15 and Admission is free. The Museum has amazing exhibits and displays . Also, there is an IMAX theater, McDonald's, Observation Tower and a good Gift Shop. Seating is ample throughout the Museum as are bathrooms. Standing next to the Shuttle as well as the SR-71 Blackbird and the Air France Concord, realizing their size, left me stunned.... More 

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Surat, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited this museum on Dec 5th, 2016 on a typical rainy "museum" day :):). The experience was really enthralling !!! The museum has different sections that showcase the airplanes of different eras and of different types viz. World War II, Cold War period, Commercial airplanes, Space shuttle etc. The collection is really magnanimous and educative. The collection also includes... More 

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Henniker, New Hampshire, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On this latest visit to the Uday Hazy center we went on a tour with a docent who spent a lot of time telling us about the SR-71 Blackbird, the B-29 Enola Gay, several early plane designs, the Air France supersonic transport, and the Discovery space ship. There is an absolutely mind boggling collection of ancient and modern aircraft on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is simply awesome. Nowhere else you'd be able to see as Space Shuttle or the Blackbird. Let alone one close to the other. And that's only the beginning of it...

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having visited the original Air & Space Museum on the mall many times in the past, I assumed the museum near Dulles Airport would be at least as good. I had heard lots of good things about it. Admission is free - although parking is $15 - as are the guided tours. We arrived early and got on one of... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to the Air and Space Museum located by the National Mall, but this had a whole different perspective. We enjoyed viewing the larger aircraft mainly the Space Shuttle and the Concord as well as others such as the Enola Gay. (Hint: Go to the second floor and use panoramic if you want to take a photo of... More 

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Casa Grande, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is amazing to see the history of aerospace and the many different types of aircraft. To see some of these vehicles up close and personal was also very emotional with regard to the airplanes used by the Japanese, Germans and our service members from WWI through Vietnam. See the space shuttle was also exciting. Well worth the visit and... More 

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Gardner, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a long drive from DC to the museum but very worth it. Saw the Enola Gay and an Sr-71. That in itself was worth it. We arrived early. By the time we left, it was getting packed.

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Diani Beach, Kenya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw three of the four remaining Space Shuttles and this site had them displayed the best. The SR--71 Blackbird had everyone in the family excited and the F-14 was just awesome. This is an absolute must see.

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