Objects

 


List of all objects on display


Browse Objects

  • 1903 Wright Flyer
  • Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird
  • <em>Enola Gay </em> at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
  • Apollo 11 Command Module <i>Columbia</i>
  • Discovery

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Hycon Model B Panoramic Camera

Aerial Cameras

The Museum’s aerial cameras have photographed or filmed birds, cold war secrets, the atomic bomb test at Bikini Atoll, Indian ruins in the American Southwest, and scenes from Top Gun and The Great Waldo Pepper.

Spirit of St. Louis

Aircraft

Aircraft of the National Air and Space Museum

 

Neil Armstrong Space Suit

Apollo 11

On July 20, 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed in the Lunar Module Eagle and became the first humans to step foot on the lunar surface while astronaut Michael Collins orbited above inside the Command Module, Columbia. Here is a collection of objects from that historic mission.

Fly Save Time! Commercial Aviation Advertising Poster

Fly Now! The National Air and Space Museum Poster Collection

Throughout their history, posters have been a significant means of mass communication, often with striking visual effect. The posters in the collection are significant both for their aesthetic value and because they are a unique representation of the cultural, commercial, and military history of aviation during a significant period of its technological and social development.

Space Shuttle Discovery

Human Spaceflight

The Human Spaceflight collection spans decades of achievements from the first U.S. manned Mercury missions through Apollo, the Space Shuttle, and the International Space Station.

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