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Virginia Air & Space Center

600 Settlers Landing Road, Hampton, VA 23669
+1 757-727-0900
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A great visit!

I went with a group of 30 to the various buildings on a guided tour. It was amazing to see the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Patricia B
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Yorktown, Virginia
Very informative

Great tour guide who was very informative and knowledgeable! The only negative things are that... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
G8118FPlisac
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Aerospace museum that holds more than 100 exhibits, including the Apollo 12 command module and several IMAX films.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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600 Settlers Landing Road, Hampton, VA 23669
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+1 757-727-0900
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Reviewed yesterday

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 6 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We use to have a membership here, but toward the end we found buttons on things not working and things just generally in need if care, so we chose not to renew our membership. Recently we visited with a homeschool group, for a field trip....More

Thank Jen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit with young kids or even when just out for an afternoon stroll. One of the first places I visited when moving to Hampton. Downtown location is perfect!

Thank Sharon J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently went here for a wedding and it is a great place for everyone to gather and have a fun time. I would recommend this place as an option for those who are going to get married soon or in the near future.

Thank Jeremiah W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been to a lot of museums but this was the most enjoyable adult and child hands on science museum we've seen. My husband road inside a simulator and we both "drove on Mars". Lots to do and see for hours plus an I Max...More

Thank Sharon B
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Teresa G
8 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
26 December 2016|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure.
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Ari P
27 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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