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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%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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 yesterday via mobile

The air and space museum is a wonderful and interactive space to learn. We watched a show at the planetarium- dark matter- my family and I absolutely enjoyed it. There is also a kiddies section to the museum with is more interactive and has shows...More

Thank ShivaniMoodley
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed this museum the only downside is we were starved and the food court was closed for renovation. Nice to have a museum that you don’t have to pay for just beware parking is expensive and there is no parking at the museum you have...More

Thank lovetoswimohio
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We absolutely loved visiting the Air and Space Museum! The highlights were many however if we need to pick it would be the Wright Brother’s exhibit! They actually had the first aircraft along with replicas of the family homestead. The exhibit was educational as well...More

Thank Pam F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We made a 40 minute queue just to go inside, but the place is so poorly structured that you couldn't help but lose interest. Unless you're REALLY experienced about aircrafts and spaceships you should definitely skip it.

Thank Emily Gramos G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great day out for the whole family lots of interesting things to do and see and all free would highly recommend it

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went on a busy Sunday but the security line was fast and the exhibits were great. I jumped in on a free tour and was enthralled. He was so knowledgeable and kept everyone's attention, both young and old for 2 hours. I highly recommend...More

Thank efpankow
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great museum to visit with kids of any age. Also very interesting for adults and the top museum visit for us.

Thank JokkeNu
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the best museums I have ever visited. So many historical artifacts and planes and helicopters. This along with the space shuttle Discovery! The kids were engaged the entire visit. This place is great for kids of all ages!

1  Thank Carychris
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a very interesting museum, if you are interested in the history and research of aviation, space and marine navigation.

Thank Cafetero74
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one museum that all kids enjoy. Be sure to catch a movie at the Imax theater. There's plenty to explore, so leave several hours.

Thank kfitz00
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13 November 2017|
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Response from ananole | Reviewed this property |
If you arrive prior to start, get on list. Don't expect to walk right in and have a space available for next start time during peak season.
13 November 2017|
Response from RichardMeg | Reviewed this property |
Just turn up, no need to reserve
29 July 2017|
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Response from jordantps | Reviewed this property |
The only free parking is on the street, and they are hard to come by, particularly on weekends. There is underground parking, and other paid spaces nearby.