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Museum in Washington, DC “Flights of Fancy” Story Time
December 5 to 14, 2019: Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm

Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed

Museum staff read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings.

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Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center “Flights of Fancy” Story Time
Most weekdays in December 2019 | 11:00 am and 11:30 am

Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed

Stop by for story time and an activity.

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Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed

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Museum in Washington, DC Astronomical Observing
Wednesday-Saturday, 12:00-3:00 pm (weather permitting)

View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

Become an astronomer at our Observatory! 

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View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

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Presented Online STEM in 30
Episode available starting December 12

Solving Complex Problems with Simple Machines

Every big machine relies on a series of simple machines to get the job done. Can you name the six simple machines? The air- and spacecraft at the National Air and Space Museum operate thanks to simple machines, and we even use simple machines to put our artifacts on display. In this episode we'...

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Lecture
December 15, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Sonic Futures

This event brings together three musical giants who have made monumental contributions to Afrofuturism as we know it today. George Clinton, Nona Hendryx, and Vernon Reid will be joined on stage by world-renowned scholar and critic Alondra Nelson for an hour-long exploration of Afrofuturism –...

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IMAX in Washington DC

Planetarium in Washington, DC

IMAX in Chantilly, VA

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As a venue for corporate and association events, the National Air and Space Museum offers a private, exclusive experience among the icons of flight at the Museum in Washington, DC or the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. Give your guests a special evening in the world's most visited museum.

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