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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 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... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday 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 2 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 2 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Being local, we have toured this facility numerous times and always take our out of town guests. It never fails to amaze and thrill them. You know you are in a large facility when the actual Concorde and Space Shuttle Discovery do not look that large! There is an upper level balcony to walk around so you can see those... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best air and space museum in the world! Very informative and interesting. Would enjoy visiting it again....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed this museum - our kids had a great time checking out all the planes and reading about them. Some of the aircraft are truly impressive to see in person and up close. The space shuttle in particular is amazing! I will agree that there aren't as many "exhibits" or organized themes here, but I thought there were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My 14 year old son and 16 year old daughter visited this museum on July 4th. What a treasure . We arrived when the museum opened and took the 10:30am docent led 90 minute tour . It turned into a 2 hr experience that was just amazing . The stories were both informative and interesting . I want to stress... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Apologies for the title in CAPS but I really want to relay how great this 'off shoot' of the Air and Space Museum is. If you can get to this Center, rather than the downtown DC one, I highly recommend it. First off, the amount of space they have is huge! That is why they can hold so many planes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing museum with SR71, Concorde, Enola Gay, and Discovery shuttle on display just to mention a few of the must see items. The way you have access to the plane to watch them at ground level and one or two levels up is amazing. The free guided tours and really good. Yes, some of them are extensive and may take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As a kid I loved aviation museums but even as an adult I was blown away by this Smithsonian museum just outside of Washington D.C. The enormous hangers were filled with some truly incredible aircraft and interesting historic items. I really appreciated the way they display the SR-71 Blackbird front and center as you walk in. They also have an... More 

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