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Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

12th Avenue & 46th Street, Pier 86, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-245-0072
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The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a nonprofit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world's fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an interactive journey through history to learn about American innovation and bravery. Welcoming over one million visitors annually, the Museum includes the Space Shuttle Pavilion, home to Enterprise, the world's first space shuttle that paved the way for America's successful Space Shuttle Program. On display are more than two dozen authentically restored aircraft, including the Lockheed A-12 Blackbird, the world's fastest military jet and spy plane, and the British Airways Concorde, the fastest commercial aircraft to ever cross the Atlantic Ocean. The Museum also includes the submarine Growler, the only American diesel-powered strategic missile submarine open to the public; the Exploreum Interactive Hall, a fully interactive exhibit space; an 18,000 sq. ft. education center; and Pier 86, a publicly accessible pier that is part of the Hudson River Park Trust. Download our free iPhone app, Mission Intrepid: Explore Enterprise, from the App Store today, and enhance your experience in the Space Shuttle Pavilion! The mission of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is to promote the awareness and understanding of history, science and service through its collections, exhibitions and programming in order to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth.
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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12th Avenue & 46th Street, Pier 86, New York City, NY 10036
Midtown
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Reviewed yesterday

We are a family of 5, grandparents, parents and a 9 year old boy. It was our first visit to New York and we had been planning our trip for over a year. We are all lovers of museums and we were not disappointed here....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So much to learn in here and a lot of interesting artifacts. We visited on a weekday so it’s not too crowded.

Thank Justine Mae S
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Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed our visit to the Intrepid. They have a great collection of airplanes to see on the flight deck. It was also interesting to see the ship itself. The bonus is the Shuttle Enterprise. You can get amazingly close to this shuttle "prototype"....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely loved it here. So much to do. Loved the submarine although if your a bit claustrophobic this isn't for you. The ship was fantastic...never seen anything like it. Concorde was the best feature, although i'm sure my American friends would say it was the...More

Thank S14YRT
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I really liked this museum!! The Space Shuttle exhibit was really cool! There are interactive things for the kids to do. They also offer a audio tour which is very informative. There is also a submarine you can tour also. If you...More

Thank L2738DGthomasm
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a good time on board the Intrepid. We did the audio tour which was good but not as good as others we had done in NYC. Great views from the Bridge.

Thank GillRouch
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing experience, on both the intrepid awash with aviation history, including the Concorde, and also a space shuttle! Also, on the site the Growler Submarine, gives a real flavour of what 'Sub Life' is like! Hugely interesting volunteer on the top deck, a gentleman from...More

Thank Gerrri99
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this museum with the NY pass and we can recommend it very much! With the NY pass you have access to the spaceshuttle hall, the aircraft carrier Intrepid and a submarine. There are veterans inside the vessels who have very interesting stories. You...More

1  Thank Esther M
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visiting with my wife from Australia for 2 months in your country. Stayed in New York for 5 days. Loved visiting this museum. To see the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid how big it is & holds that many jets of differing sizes, the guided missile...More

Thank Rick T
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Reviewed 6 days ago

we stumbled on to this ,right on the hudson pier next to pier 83,this is a huge aircraft that is decomissioned , lots of fighter jets ,concorde, space shuttle, lots of things to look at an see and try inside, the jet that was in...More

Thank saraht74
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vengerovfan79
24 February 2018|
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Response from Biglozza | Reviewed this property |
There were a few, but you had to pay separately for riding them.
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Daniel K
22 February 2018|
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Response from Yabbers70 | Reviewed this property |
There are lifts so you don’t have to use the stairs. But the deck can get slippery. In the hanger deck there are things younger children can do.
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LIncolnToots
7 November 2017|
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Response from C2479 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the general admission ticket allows you access to all these areas.
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