Heritage Family Day Series

The Heritage Family Day Series celebrates the diverse ethnic and cultural communities that have contributed to aviation and space exploration. Join us in commemorating these historic and current contributions through presentations and activities for the entire family.

The Heritage Family Day Series is made possible through the generous support of Northrop Grumman Corporation.


NASA Astronaut Stephanie Wilson

African American Pioneers in Aviation and Space
Saturday, February 20
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Throughout the Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Celebrate the many accomplishments of African Americans in the fields of aviation and space exploration. 


Women in Aviation and Space Family Day

Women in Aviation and Space
Saturday, March 12
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Throughout the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Admission: Free, Parking $15


Kites of Asia Family Day at the Museum in Washington DC

Kites of Asia
Saturday, March 19
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Throughout the Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free


Curator and Visitor during Explore the Universe Day

Explore the Universe Day
Saturday, April 9
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Throughout the Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free


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