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Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

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Address: 14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy, Chantilly, VA 20151-3002
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This new museum is amazing

The exhibits at this museum far outweigh the ones in DC proper. You need to plan a day for this visit, but it is well worth it.

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Long Valley, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The exhibits at this museum far outweigh the ones in DC proper. You need to plan a day for this visit, but it is well worth it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an awesome museum! You have to pay to park before 4pm but admission is free. They have a space shuttle and an SR-71 on display, along with a ton of other things. There is also a great IMAX theater inside (not free / has a limited selection of wine and beer if that's your thing). We have seen... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ideal for the plane lovers. The history of aviation is rich. Beautiful location. The surroundings are picture perfect and spacious. The staff is friendly and helpful. Will return.

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Manassas, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I didn't realize that this museum was quite so large when we made plans to go. We could easily have spent most of the day there. However, after about 3 hours, we had reached our fill of airplanes. There are several signs to read, explaining the history of planes, but maybe the free guided tour would have been a better... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well thought out... very interesting exhibits.....aircraft well positioned for viewing.....upper level walkways offer good sight lines...very open feel....free admission but $15 parking, seems a bit steep but still worth the price.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best air and space museums in the world was the description, and I could not argue with that. I had a wonderful few hours here, although this place is not easy to get to from central DC. It does involve a long metro ride, followed by a local bus journey which seems to stop very often. It... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is such a great attraction for air and space lovers. Amazing collection of aircraft from the entire era of flight. Especially enjoyed seeing the Space Shuttle. This is a great place to add to the list of places to see while in the DC area.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the museum during the evening hours as part of a business event. Visiting a museum during after hours is interesting. The tranquility under enjoyment of food and drinks was an experience on its own. The exhibits are impressive considering the historical perspective

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I am sooooo blazé that I do not go to "those places" unless I am taken to. WHAT A SURPRISE. This is breathtaking. You cannot be insensitive to the Concorde; the Blackbird; THE SHUTTLE; Enola Gay.... Paradigmatic for us (US) and for the world. Please do go. All ages.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

"America's Hanger" is the most impressive collection of aircraft and memorabilia that I have ever seen. The museum is best visited in the morning or early afternoon on a weekday, as I did. The crowd was non-existent, compared to the Air and Space museum on the mall. The aircraft are extremely well preserved, and the historical facts offered for each... More 

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