MUSEUM IN WASHINGTON, DC

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Washington, DC 20560
Phone: 202-633-2214

Calendar of Events

Alluvial Fans on Mars

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Alluvial Fans on Mars
Presenter: Alexander Morgan
Wednesday, May 4
12:00 pm to 12:15 pm
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Transit of Mercury 2003

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The Transit of Mercury
What's the Big Deal About a Planet in Front of a Star?
Presenter: Dr. Jim Zimbelman
Monday, May 9
11:00 am to 11:15 am
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Book Cover: Watson's Whizzers

Book Signing
Watson's Whizzers
Author: Col. Wolfgang Samuel
Thursday, May 12
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Museum Store
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Book Cover: Watson's Whizzers

Book Signing
Watson's Whizzers
Author: Col. Wolfgang Samuel
Thursday, May 19
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Museum Store
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Book Cover: Watson's Whizzers

Book Signing
Watson's Whizzers
Author: Col. Wolfgang Samuel
Thursday, May 26
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Museum Store
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Book Cover: Watson's Whizzers

Book Signing
Watson's Whizzers
Author: Col. Wolfgang Samuel
Thursday, June 2
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Museum Store
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Children enjoying Space Day at the Museum

Family Day
Space Day
Saturday, June 4
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Throughout the Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Book Cover: Watson's Whizzers

Book Signing
Watson's Whizzers
Author: Col. Wolfgang Samuel
Thursday, June 9
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Museum Store
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

Book Cover: Chuck Yeager Goes Supersonic

Book Signing
Chuck Yeager Goes Supersonic
Author: Alan Biermann
Sunday, June 12
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Museum Store
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

2016 John H. Glenn Lecture Speakers

John H. Glenn Lecture in Space History
Spaceflight: Then, Now, and Next
Presenters: Michael Collins and Jeff Bezos
Tuesday, June 14
8:00 pm
Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free tickets distributed by drawing. See ticketing instructions in event description.
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Book Cover: Watson's Whizzers

Book Signing
Watson's Whizzers
Author: Col. Wolfgang Samuel
Thursday, June 23
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Museum Store
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free

National Air and Space Museum

All Night at the Museum
Celebrating 40 Years of the National Air and Space Museum
Friday, July 1 through Saturday, July 2
8:00 pm to 8:00 am
Museum in Washington, DC
Admission: Free