Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

National Air and Space Museum

600 Independence Ave SW (at 6th St SW), Washington, D.C. 20560, United States
Hours:
Closed until 10:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 10:00 AM–5:30 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Wi-Fi:
Yes

Our two locations hold the largest collection of historic air & space objects in the world. In DC, see the original Wright 1903 Flyer, Apollo 11 Command Module "Columbia," and touch a Moon rock. Check out our Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA, home to the Space Shutt... (See all)

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  • Leandro V.

    It's a very interesting place! However, if you are not a big fan of aerospace (like me) it might be a bit overwhelming and eventually boring after a while.

    Leandro Vicente · 6 days ago
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  • Jacobo G.

    Best in DC

    Jacobo Gómez · 1 week ago
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  • The Ritz-Carlton

    Experience history by touching a moon rock in the Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall at the National Air and Space Museum.

    The Ritz-Carlton · 2 weeks ago
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  • Norie W.

    Very cool. Always very crowded and not a lot to see. Don't spend a whole lot of time here. Food could is yucky.

    Norie Wright · 2 weeks ago
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  • Jaim

    Great museum, and the planetarium is also amazing!

    Jaim · 3 weeks ago
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  • . ..

    Небольшой но очень интересный музей!)Интересные экспонаты и экскурсии)

    . . · 3 weeks ago
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  • Jessica P.

    Really cool exhibits !

    Jessica Placencia · 3 weeks ago
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  • Sofia U.

    Must see! First airplane, actual crafts that flew!!! Take a tour, docents are amazing

    Sofia Uz · February 20
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  • Rubens M.

    Entrance free

    Rubens Manoel · February 17
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  • Eleazar V.

    Excelente paseo para ir con familia y amigos. La mejor atracción de DC completamente gratis

    Eleazar Vivas · February 16
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  • Mehmet Akif A.

    Worth to see

    Mehmet Akif Ak · February 13
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  • jamal k.

    Interactive simulator you can actually barrel roll

    jamal krolowitz · February 13
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  • Charlotte 💀

    Gratis inkom & wifi 👍

    Charlotte 💀 · February 9
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  • Ismael B.

    Great place to visit!!! Check out Master Yoda at the Gift Store!!!

    Ismael Burone · February 9
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  • Simio P.

    Increíblemente es gratis, la calidad de las exposiciones y todo lo que puedes aprender de aviones y el espacio es fascinante.

    Simio Perez · February 1
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  • Deandra I.

    Sjsbdvvdgehwajajshvsvsswwf!!!!

    Deandra Ingram · January 26
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  • Karl W.

    You have everything from the Wright brothers flyer, through the USS Enterprise from Star Trek

    Karl Warren · January 21
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  • Fairuz M.

    A lot of exhibits about transportation through the years from cars and ships to planes and spaceships. So much fun for all ages!

    Fairuz Maggio · January 17
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  • Julio C.

    Try the simulator , worth the 7 bks

    Julio Conde · January 11
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  • Ed J.

    Awesome! Check out the Concord from above! There is an elevator next to the front of the plane!!!

    Ed Jiovani · January 8
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  • Humberto M.

    Fenomenal, es un paso que todo turista q va a DC tiene que hacer

    Humberto Moreno · January 7
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  • Георгий К.

    О, это самый интересный музей который я видел. Вай фай бесплатный и фуд корт при музее для особо проголодавшихся.

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  • Chanloeu E.

    Very fun place and informative. Many exhibits to see, it might take the whole day to read and see everything!

    Chanloeu Ek · January 4
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  • Guilherme U.

    Um dos museus que eu mais gostei de visitar em Washington. A quantidade de coisas pra ver é absurda! Se estiver na região dos museus, considere parar e entrar nesse aqui.

    Guilherme Umeda · January 3
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  • Eduardo S.

    Genial museo! Varias horas de paseo, vean las películas de Imax y las del planetario!

    Eduardo Schilling · January 2
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  • Mariana B.

    Súper interesante y gratis!! Completisimo!

    Mariana Berges · January 2
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  • Leo D. P.

    Fun place to view history

    Leo D. Penrose · December 31, 2014
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  • Indra S.

    Muy bonito y enorme. Tomen su tiempo para visitarlo porque es muy grande

    Indra Sarmiento DeMoreno · December 28, 2014
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  • Gaby G.

    Más de un día para conocer, es buenísimo!!

    Gaby Guerrero · December 26, 2014
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  • Giovanni C.

    He estado en este museo al menos cinco veces y no deja de sorprenderme

    Giovanni Corredor · December 21, 2014
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  • Chris

    Amazing collection of air and space history, with loads of space collections from the former USSR

    Chris · December 20, 2014
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  • Gilles B.

    Amazing machines all over the place! You can't visit the Mall without visiting this museum!

    Gilles Boeykens · December 13, 2014
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  • Felipe M.

    Muito bacana! Vale a pena ainda mais q é de graça hahahaha

    Felipe Mattos · December 12, 2014
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  • Lufthansa

    Did you know: 1/3 of all airports in the world are located in the US?

    Lufthansa · December 12, 2014
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  • Don- -.

    Hazerfen Çelebi yaşasaydı

    Don- -Kişot · December 12, 2014
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  • Ivan R.

    Admission is free!

    Ivan Rodriguez · December 2, 2014
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  • Mitchell C.

    A little dated, but still full of really cool artifacts.

    Mitchell Currin · December 1, 2014
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  • Ricky A.

    Apollo stuff... Cool

    Ricky A · November 30, 2014
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  • Brkgny

    Guzel buyuk egitici muze sevdim

    Brkgny · November 29, 2014
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  • Dave N.

    Last time I was here, girl was talking to her boyfriend in front of the planet display and said (loudly) "wow, I had no idea Uranus was so big." And pronounced it "your anus."

    Dave Newman · November 20, 2014
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  • Andrey K.

    Большой и очень интересный музей

    Andrey Kharitonov · November 14, 2014
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  • JR L.

    You would better go in the morning. Too many people.

    JR Lee · November 10, 2014
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  • Joxan S.

    Definitivamente tienen que entrar a los simuladores, son simplemente lo mejor.

    Joxan Serrano · November 7, 2014
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  • Kelly W.

    Who does not like air and space crafts!? There are so many cool things to see!

    Kelly Wong · November 6, 2014
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  • Alex D.

    Virtually anything you could ever want in aviation - from the Wright Flyer to a Predator drone - lives here.

    Alex Dobyan · November 5, 2014
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  • Richard E.

    It's always been one of my favorite museums. I'd they still have them you've got to try out the flight simulators.

    Richard Efthim · October 28, 2014
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  • Sean M.

    This museum is a must for any aviation enthusiast!! Too many cool things to see in one visit.

    Sean Miller · October 24, 2014
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  • Karina R.

    Wow!! Y los simuladores son buenísimos

    Karina Rodriguez · October 23, 2014
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  • Maristella V.

    Molto interessante. Da vedere

    Maristella Viotto · October 23, 2014
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  • Дмитрий Ю.

    Лучший музей, который я только видел! Интересно будет даже тем, кто не знает слово "самолёт". Вход бесплатный. Это место обязательно нужно посетить, если вы в Вашингтоне.

    Дмитрий Юркин · October 21, 2014
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