Women in Aviation & Space Day


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At the National Air & Space Museum’s Women in Aviation & Space Family Day, Girl Scouts are invited to explore exciting science activities and displays that celebrate the accomplishments of women in aviation and space exploration. From the days of the earliest pilots to today’s space program, women have made significant contributions!

During this special event, on March 14, 2020, Scouts will have the opportunity to meet female role models and learn about the women who inspired them. Girl Scout and Brownie troops will also have the opportunity to participate in a build-your-own flyer design challenge.

This event is free to attend, however, parking is $15/car.

What: Women in Aviation and Space Family Day
When: Mar 14, 2020; find the time(s) here
Where: Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, 14390 Air & Space Museum Pkwy., Chantilly, VA 20151
Event Details: Find them here

The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, commonly known as the Udvar-Hazy Center, is the second location of the National Air and Space Museum, the original of which is located on the National Mall in Washington, DC. Also part of the Smithsonian family, this destination is a great place for aerial enthusiasts or anyone interested in exploring anything that has to do with air and space! Like it’s sister museum, the Udvar-Hazy Center showcases the history and science of aviation and spaceflight as well as planetary science and terrestrial geology/geophysics.

Its two huge hangars display thousands of aviation and space artifacts, including a Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, a Concorde, and the Space Shuttle Discovery! The museum also boasts an IMAX Theater and an observation tower that gives visitors a 360-degree bird’s-eye view of Dulles International Airport and the surrounding area.

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Disclaimer/Terms: This opportunity is subject to last-minute cancellations; always confirm by calling/clicking.

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