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Virginia Air & Space Center

600 Settlers Landing Rd, Hampton, VA 23669-4033
+1 757-727-0900
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Came here for a Christmas party, and I was impressed with my experience. There were plenty of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Greg J
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Good job, Norfolk

We went for the IMAX movie about aircraft carriers. Excellent job. Then a kindly docent gave us a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Carl R
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Aerospace museum that holds more than 100 exhibits, including the Apollo 12 command module and several IMAX films.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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600 Settlers Landing Rd, Hampton, VA 23669-4033
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here for a Christmas party, and I was impressed with my experience. There were plenty of interesting things for both adults and kids to see. There was plenty of space, and the overall atmosphere for the party was great because it was in the...More

Thank Greg J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went for the IMAX movie about aircraft carriers. Excellent job. Then a kindly docent gave us a virtually private tour of the exhibits. If you live in the area, buy a membership. There are several little restaurants across and down the street. Very pleasant...More

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are some good exhibits of aircraft. There is an IMAX theater. But, the most impressive thing is that many of the exhibits put engineering principles on display.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We visited this in conjunction with NASA's open house recently celebrating their centennial in Aerospace. What an amazing experience to learn about all of the cutting edge technology and advancements they are currently making in the field of Aerospace and Aviation. The kids loved every...More

Thank shoelessrose
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I went with a group of 30 to the various buildings on a guided tour. It was amazing to see the different departments and how each one was/is vital to our space program, from the beginning to present day. My favorite was the gantry tests....More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Great tour guide who was very informative and knowledgeable! The only negative things are that the parking is limited, the picnic area is very small and the playground is not shaded.

Thank G8118FPlisac
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I am only just now seeing these recent negative reviews and I am surprised. My husband and I have visited many air and space museums, including the Smithsonian's, and thought this was one of the best. They have a great collection, not too overwhelming but...More

Thank AnotherHappyTraveler
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Poorly maintained, much not working and the IMAX theater smelled musty. I was expecting much better. Sadly I would not recommend this.

Thank Holowiecki
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Since we are seniors, we reminisced seeing many older planes, space travel and enjoyed seeing the progress science and technology has made. The Center also has many older people whose job is to engage you in conversation regarding the exhibits and answer questions. This was...More

Thank sltripp
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This gem of a destination is well worth the price of admission and your time. The exhibits are both informative and entertaining with lots of opportunities to push buttons and make things go "bing". Actual planes and space craft are crammed into the centre but...More

Thank Andrew B
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Teresa G
7 August 2017|
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Response from dhnc2016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember the entry price, but 1 IMAX is included in every admission which was a nice surprise.
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Lia R
25 December 2016|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure.
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Ari P
26 November 2016|
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Response from AlxCdog | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, I've never seen any dogs in the museum or any signs pertaining to that either. Try contacting them at 1-757-727-0900.
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