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Museum in Washington, DC Story Time
April 28, 2017 | 11:00am

There Once Was a Sky Full of Stars by Bob Crelin

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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There Once Was a Sky Full of Stars by Bob Crelin

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Book Cover: There Once Was a Sky Full of Stars
Museum in Washington, DC Astronomical Observing
April 28, 2017 | 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Observe the Sun with safe telescopes

Become an astronomer and observe the skies with a telescope, even during the day!

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Observe the Sun with safe telescopes

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Observing the Sun with safe telescopes at the Public Observatory
Museum in Washington, DC Heritage Family Days
Event rescheduled for July 8, 2017

POSTPONED
Explore the Universe Day

This year, Explore the Universe Day becomes Eclipse Family Day and will take place on July 8, 2017. 

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POSTPONED
Explore the Universe Day

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Galileo and Dr. DeVorkin Stargaze Outside of the Public Observatory
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Making STEM Magic
April 29, 2017 | 10:00am - 3:00pm

In the Heat of the Moment: Space Capsules

Join us for Making STEM Magic, a new program that introduces young visitors to engineering in a fun and creative way. Learn about space capsules and thermal protection in our April design challenge. 

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Making STEM Magic
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Smithsonian TechQuest
April 29, 2017 | 10:30am - 4:00pm

Flying Circus

Flying Circus, the newest edition of Smithsonian TechQuest, is set in the thrilling era of aviation when daring pilots zoomed across the sky and airplane designers pushed boundaries. 

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Flying Circus

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Official Hubble 25th Anniversary Image: Celestial Fireworks

IMAX in Washington DC

Albert Einstein Planetarium

Planetarium in Washington, DC

Deep Space Climate Observatory

IMAX in Chantilly, VA

Host an Event

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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