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National Air and Space Museum

6th and Independence Ave., SW, Washington DC, DC 20560
+1 202-633-2214
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The most popular of the Smithsonian museums features the Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer and Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6th and Independence Ave., SW, Washington DC, DC 20560
National Mall
+1 202-633-2214
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Reviewed today via mobile

I love the air and space museum. Even if you don't like planes, space and rockets, it is just so cool to see this stuff. If you could only go to 1 museum here in DC, this may be the one I would recommend. Yes...More

Thank timmp
Reviewed today

So much history to see and experience, its a must see for people of all ages. The tour buses stop outside and its also easy to reach on foot from a number of other attractions.

Thank Catalan91
Reviewed today

We enjoyed this one the best out of all the museums on the national mall, we enjoyed looking back in time what everything looked like back then.

Thank Annie264
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I popped in here with some colleagues on a spare day in DC and was impressed. It was free to enter and had some really good and varied exhibits. I would have love to have taken my kids along to see it, but was also...More

Thank cocojambo18
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a fun visit to the national air and Space museum. We went around 10:30am and the line to get it was fairly short (5 min wait). Not only will this encourage your teenager to learn something, it will also open up theirs eyes...More

Thank DannyYO
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved my second visit but it was very busy on the Saturday . Free so don't complain ! Plenty to see and do . Get there early .

Thank thedarchman
Reviewed yesterday

this place is amazing...I doubt you could see everything in a day....several days actually....just a great place for the whole family....there is also a great sim rides on the bottom floors....we did not do the imax theatre, but everything else was outstanding....almost overwhelming

Thank hnyctfam
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Probably not the most enjoyable experience for our teenager but great for younger kids. Well maintained and the planes and rockets looks great!

Thank MasonMaui
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This historical gem is a must see for any air or space geek. The museum offers a history of air travel from the Wrights to modern warplanes and space craft. Many true to life models make this a fun visit.

Thank UltimateRoadWarrier
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On our most recent visit to D.C. we wanted to check this place out primarily because I love aircraft. If you enjoy aircraft or anything else that may fly you'll defintely be happy here. The one thing that did surprise me a bit was the...More

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5 July 2017|
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Response from happytraveler709 | Reviewed this property |
Washington DC is served by three airports, Ronald Reagan International (DCA) is closest to downtown, just across the Potomac, Dulles is 26 miles away in VA, and Baltimore Wa is south of Baltimore. We drove to our DC trip... More
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13 June 2017|
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Response from Keona W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, didn't feel anything when I visited last September.
11 June 2017|
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Response from laks004 | Reviewed this property |
Smithsonian sometimes offer discounted/ free tickets for the first IMAX show. Otherwise, Sunday mornings aren't too crowded.