Plan a visit

The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center displays thousands of aviation and space artifacts, including the Space Shuttle Discovery, a Blackbird SR-71, and a Concorde, in two large hangars.


10:00 am to 5:30 pm
Open every day except December 25


Free admission
No tickets required
Parking $15


14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, Virginia 20151



Getting here

Preview what you'll see at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, with galleries dedicated to the story of aviation and space exploration, over 3,000 artifacts on display, expert preservation and restoration on view, and more to discover. 

Featured Exhibitions See All Exhibitions Human Spaceflight Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA World War II Aviation Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA Things to do Exhibitions

Learn about human spaceflight, World War II aviation, vertical flight, and much more. 


From lectures to family days, experience new ways to learn about air and space. 

Airbus IMAX Theater

See large format films projected on a screen five-stories-high with six-channel digital surround sound.

Collection Highlights

Discover the collection items currently on display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. 

Restoration Hangar

Watch as our specialists reconstruct, repair, and preserve our rare artifacts. 


Fly jet-age combat sorties in simulators that let you perform 360-degree barrel rolls! 

Observation Tower

Watch planes take off and land at Washington Dulles International Airport and get a 360-degree view of the surrounding area. 


Discovery Stations

These portable carts provide opportunities for active looking, discussion, and hands-on activities related to aviation, space exploration, astronomy, and planetary geology.

On-Site Drop In Story Time

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 am and 11:00 am, drop in to here a story about air and space read by one of our Museum educators. Perfect for the youngest air and space enthusiasts!

Plan a field trip

Learn in new ways while making memories at a unique field trip to one of our two locations. 

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During your visit Health & Safety

We ask that all visitors follow these safety measures to protect everyone’s health. 


The National Air and Space Museum is committed to providing inclusive experiences. We welcome all visitors.

Amenities & Recommendations

Food, shopping, and more, discover how to get the most out of your visit to the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.


1. Vertical Flight 
2. Sport Aviation
3. General Aviation
4. Business Aviation 
5. Commercial Aviation
6. Pre-1920 Aviation
7. World War II Aviation
8. Korea and Vietnam 
9. Cold War Aviation 

10. Modern Military Aviation
11. Aerobatic Flight 
12. World War II German Aviation
13. Ultralight Aircraft
14. Interwar Military Aviation
20. Human Spaceflight
21. Space Science
22. Applications Satellites
23. Rockets and Missiles

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Take a Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center with Google Street View. Walk through the Museum as it appeared in 2017.

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