Family Day & Outdoor Aviation Display


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The National Air and Space Museum proudly presents its annual Family Day and Outdoor Aviation Display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center on June 15, 2019!

Families are invited to explore the engineering and design innovations that have taken place during the last century of flight at this special outdoor event featuring automobiles and more than 50 vintage, recreational, and home-built aircraft! Speak with a pilot, sit in the cockpit, and discover the science behind flight through hands-on, STEM-based activities. There will be a Tot Zone for the littlest pilots, discovery stations, a virtual sandbox, a paper airplane contest, and so much more.

Guests should note that Innovations in Flight is one of the museum’s most attended event. Plan accordingly for parking and security screening. Admission is free; however, parking is $15.

What: Family Day & Outdoor Aviation Display
When: June 15, 2019; 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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