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“Great visit”

Smithsonian Institution Building
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$75.00*
and up
Washington DC Legend Daytime Comprehensive Tour
Ranked #34 of 430 things to do in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: The world's largest museum and research complex is actually comprised of 19 museums and the National Zoo, with subjects that vary from African Art to the postal service, sculpture to space exploration.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
DeForest, Wisconsin
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2011

Visited over spring break with the kids. It is a true treasure and something everyone should visit. The kids were not bored, loved the displays, and it kept all of us completely enthralled to the end of the visit.

Visited April 2011
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San Diego CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
“No trip is complete without the Smithsonian”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2011

You could spend months in these museums, but Air & Space is visited by over 9 million people per year. Entry was free and make sure to take the free 1.5 hour tour, it is very good.

Visited December 2011
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New York City, New York
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600 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
“belong to this great organization”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2011

do you realize it is free to enter their buildings? I love the variety!

Visited December 2011
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columbus
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202 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
“What a palce”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2011

So much to see & do. Wish could have spent more time there.

Visited December 2011
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Perth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“wonderful although”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2011

I was really disappointed by the Native American museum...it depended greatly on films...I thought this was a great shame

Visited August 2011
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