Museum in Washington, DC Event
August 31, 2016 | 12:00pm to 12:15pm

Different Ways of Sealing Spacesuits

 Every Wednesday at noon in the National Mall Building, a Museum staff member talks to the public about the history, collection, or personalities related to a specific artifact or exhibition in the Museum.

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Pressure Suit, Sokol KV-2, Dennis Tito
Museum in Washington, DC Event
August 31, 2016 | 12:00pm to 03:00pm

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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Sun - December 28, 2011
Museum in Washington, DC Event
September 1, 2016 | 11:00am

Planets by Ellen Hasbrouck

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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Planets by Ellen Hasbrouck

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Book Cover: Planets by Ellen Hasbrouck
Museum in Washington, DC Event
September 1, 2016 | 12:00pm to 03:00pm

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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Sun - December 28, 2011
Museum in Washington, DC Event
September 1, 2016 | 12:00pm to 01:00pm

Astronomy Chat with Dawn Myers

Video chat with mission engineer Dawn Myers of the NASA Lunar Reconnaisance Orbiter (LRO) mission.

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Astronomy Chat with Dawn Myers

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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO)
Official Hubble 25th Anniversary Image: Celestial Fireworks

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Albert Einstein Planetarium

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Deep Space Climate Observatory

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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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