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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 Pkwy, Chantilly, VA 20151-3002
Phone Number: +1 703-572-4118
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Not something you're going to see elsewhere

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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 2 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 5 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week 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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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, there is an extraordinary Air and Space Museum in DC, but the Udvar-Hazy Air and Space Museum is the one to see if you have to choose. It's easy to get to just off Route 28 in Chantilly, VA close to the Dulles Airport. Want to see a Space Shuttle; it's here. Want to see a SR-71 Blackbird; it'... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the preserved from its last space flight, Discovery, to the speed record-holding SR-71, to the ACTUAL Enola Gay, to the Engen tower where you can watch (up CLOSE) planes taking off and landing at Dulles International Airport, there's NEVER enough time to see it all. Free guided tours every hour. Awesome gift shop (10% discount if you're a member).... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the DC area and want to go to the Air & Space museum in DC, visit here too! GREAT ORIGINAL air crafts in these hangars. More than in DC. Come after 4:30 and parking is FREE!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a bit of a schlep from DC, but well worth it. $15 for parking is a bit steep, but the museum itself is free. Excellent selection of airplanes, rockets, and other artifacts. Especially enjoyed being able to walk underneath part of the space shuttle. Probably our favorite part is the SR-71 Blackbird that greets you as you enter the... More 

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