Quick Resources
Web: Homepage | National Air and Space Museum
Visit One Museum, Two Locations. Visit us in Washington, DC and Chantilly, VA to explore hundreds of
airandspace.si.edu
Filter Results
  • Video
  • Q&A
  • Shopping
  • Local
  • Web Search
  • Images
pixel

Web

Visit One Museum, Two Locations. Visit us in Washington, DC and Chantilly, VA to explore hundreds of the world’s most significant objects in aviation and space history.
The National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC remains temporarily closed. See our COVID-19 message for more information. We invite you to explore our online resources, including reservable virtual field trips.

Videos

  • A Walk Through the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museums
    A Walk Through the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museums
  • Welcome to the National Air and Space Museum
    Welcome to the National Air and Space Museum
  • United States Air Force Thunderbirds Maj. Jason Markzon - Middle School Minute
    United States Air Force Thunderbirds Maj. Jason Markzon - Middle School Minute
  • Thunderbirds Pilot Michelle Curran - Middle School Minute
    Thunderbirds Pilot Michelle Curran - Middle School Minute
  • Air & Space Museum Washington DC Guided Tour - 4K UHD
    Air & Space Museum Washington DC Guided Tour - 4K UHD
  • Virtual Tour of the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum | Steven Udvar-Hazy Center near Washington DC
    Virtual Tour of the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum | Steven Udvar-Hazy Center near Washington DC

Web

The National Air and Space Museum maintains the world’s largest collection of historic aircraft and spacecraft. It is also a vital center for historical research on aviation and spaceflight and related science and technology, and home to the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, which performs original research.
The National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, also called the Air and Space Museum, is a museum in Washington, D.C. It was established in 1946 as the National Air Museum and opened its main building on the National Mall near L'Enfant Plaza in 1976. In 2018, the museum saw approximately 6.2 million visitors, making it the fifth most visited museum in the world, and the ...
The full-size model was shipped in pieces and is being reassembled so it can be hung by rigging from the ceiling at the National Air and Space Museum building in Washington, D.C., in 2022.
Smithsonian Air and Space Museum lands famed aerobatic plane Pilot Sean D. Tucker, foreground, flies his Challenger III custom biplane from eastern Long Island toward Manhattan to kick off ...
About. The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center near Washington Dulles International Airport is the companion facility to the museum in Washington, D.C. Hundreds of historically significant air- and spacecraft, along with thousands of small artifacts, are on display in an open, hangar-like setting.
The Smithsonian reopened the first of several museums on Wednesday after closing because of the COVID-19 crisis. The National Air and Space Museum Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. was the first ...