Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird

One Museum,
Two Locations

Free Admission - Open Daily Except December 25

The National Air and Space Museum Building on the National Mall

National Air and Space Museum

Washington, DC

The 1903 Wright Flyer, the Ryan NYP Spirit of St. Louis, and the Apollo 11 Command Module Columbia are just a few of the historic firsts on display at the Museum in Washington, DC. Explore thematic exhibitions on the history of aviation and spaceflight. Take in an IMAX film, planetarium show, or observe the Sun and nearby planets at our Public Observatory.

Regular Hours: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Open daily except December 25
See extended hours schedule
Admission FREE

Independence Ave at 6th St, SW
Washington, DC 20560

The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center at Sunset

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

Chantilly, VA

Hundreds of aircraft and spacecraft are on display in two massive hangars, including a Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, the Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay, and the Space Shuttle Discovery. View aircraft flying in and out of Dulles International Airport from our Observation Tower. Watch restoration specialists restore artifacts in our Restoration Hangar.

Regular Hours: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Open daily except December 25
See extended hours schedule
Admission FREE - Parking $15

14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy
Chantilly, Virginia 20151

Events in DC

Museum in Washington, DC
October 29, 2016 | 5:15pm

Solar Probe Plus: A Mission to Touch the Sun

Space Case by Edward Marshall
October 28, 2016 | 11:00am
Observe the Sun with safe telescopes
October 28, 2016 | 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Space Case by Edward Marshall
October 29, 2016 | 11:00am

Events at Udvar Hazy

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
October 29, 2016 | 10:30am - 4:00pm

Flying Circus

It's Electric!: Circuits and Electricity
October 29, 2016 | 10:00am - 3:00pm
In Defense of Freedom
October 30, 2016 | 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Animation Mania: Creative Design
November 5, 2016 | 10:00am - 3:00pm
The Bucker Bu-133C Jungmeister at the Udvar-Hazy Center


Official Hubble 25th Anniversary Image: Celestial Fireworks


Living and Working in Space Discovery Station


Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall


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