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National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

“I feel like a kid in a candy store”—that’s what one young visitor said as he walked into the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. No matter which location you’re visiting, it’s hard not to be amazed.

Located in Chantilly, Virginia, the Center’s vast exhibition space displays the iconic giants of aviation and space exploration, including: Space Shuttle Discovery, a Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, an Air France Concorde, and the B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay, and spans from 18th Century early ballooning to the record-setting high-altitude free-fall jumps of recent years.

The Museum is also a working restoration and conservation center and visitors can see the projects underway in the Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar.

Open daily from 10 am - 5:30 pm. Admission is free, but timed-entry passes are required and may be reserved via the Museum's website. Face coverings must be worn over both the nose and mouth by visitors over six years, and are recommended for those between two and five.

At this time, the restaurant, IMAX Theater, and simulators are closed. Tours and educational programming is currently suspended.

Parking fees apply. Bus service is also available from Reston and Dulles Airport via Fairfax Connector.

Largest Meeting Room Details
Capacity, Banquet-style: 1000
Capacity, Theatre-style: 479
Meeting Space Details
Inside Reception Capacity: 5000
Facility Amenities
A/V Equipment, Wifi, ADA Compliant, Foreign Language Guides, Free Admission, Guided tours available, Motor Coach/Bus Parking, Educational Programming, ADA compliant, Non-Profit Organization, No Contact Services, Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers, Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits, Limited Elevator Occupancy, Social Distance Markings/Signage, Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations, CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures, Virtual Events, Currently Open for Business
Price
FREE
Rate Type
Free
Attraction Rates
Free
Length of Tour
1-2 Hours
Min to Airport
10
Distance to Conv Center
35 Miles
Distance to Metro
10 Miles
Discount
Membership Discounts, Voucher Program, Military Discounts
Metro Station
Wiehle-Reston East
Parking
Self
Metro Line
Silver
Payment Options
American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Travelers Checks, Visa
Website for COVID-19 response
https://airandspace.si.edu/covid-19-message
Employee Safety Requirements
Mask Required
Visitor Safety Requirements
Mask Required, Mask Provided
14390 Air & Space Museum Pkwy.
Chantilly, VA 20151
Virginia
Contact

(703) 572-4118 or NASMVisitorServices () si ! edu

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