The National Air and Space Museum holds in trust over 60,000 artifacts and more than 20,000 cubic feet of archival materials. Historic aircraft and space artifacts, such as the 1903 Wright Flyer and the Apollo 11 Command Module Columbia, highlight the National Collection.

Thousands of additional artifacts—including engines, rockets, uniforms, spacesuits, balloons, artwork, documents, manuscripts, and photographs—document the richness of the history of flight. A wide variety of these artifacts are on display at the Museum in Washington, DC and the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.


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918 result(s) View of the Ascent of Mr. Lunardi's Celebrated Air Balloon Object Santos Dumont su son monoplan "La Demoiselle" construit par Clement Bayard_ Object Unknown: Balloon 'Esperanza' Object Ace the Test Object Moyen infaillible d'enlever les Ballons Object La Crinoline Air (à la façon de Barbari.) Object Alfred Heurtaux Object Fowls of a Feather Flock Together Object The London to Manchester Flight. Paulhan Over the London & North Western Railway. Object Vincent Lunardi Esqr., His Dog & His Cat Object Montgolfier in the Clouds Constructing of Air Balloons for the Grand Monarque Object Experience Aerostatique Object
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Our collections specialists actively work on the conservation, preservation, restoration, and long-term care of the objects in our collection. From full-scale restoration projects to applying preservation techniques and doing regular assessments, these activities form a crucial part of our stewardship of the National Collection.

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