National Air and Space Museum

Washington DC Travel Guide and City Tour

The National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC is home to the largest collection of aircraft and spacecraft in the world.  It provides a comprehensive profile of the history of flight from the Kitty Hawk to contemporary space travel.

Popular attractions at the Air and Space Museum are the following:

  1. IMAX theatre
  2. Skylab Orbital Workshop
National Air and Space Museum, Washington DC
National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC

Visitors are advised to visit the museum early and to obtain an Imax Theatre ticket immediately upon arrival.  Tickets can also be purchased online. Free tours are also available.

For comprehensive information regarding hours of operation, ticket prices and special events, please visit the official website for the Air and Space Museum.

The National Air and Space Museum has two locations:  The massive museum located on the Washington Mall and a second location located at Washington-Dulles International Airport. The space shuttle "Enterprise" is located at Dulles Airport site.

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