Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Tour
This small group of the Smithsonian Museum is about 2 hours or 2 hours and a half tour. The tour guide is well trained professional. On the tour, the museum is about eighteen football field long. There is the Hope Diamond which is sapphire blue color with sparkling diamonds. The karat size is forty-six. The former owner is Marie Antoinette.
The museum has a display of gems and diamonds. It has the world's largest gem inside the museum. You can see Ancient Egyptian mummies. There are beautiful and gigantic polar bears. The elephants and giraffes which once lived on this earth surface long ago.
On the tour, you will transfer from the land to the ocean animals. They have the coral reefs to a forty-five-ton whale named Phoneix. There are many animals who lived in water and on land. You can find all this at the Smithsonian Museum.
After the tour, the visitor can find out why many visitors come and see the 126.5 million artifacts of the National Museum. You can print out or an electronic ticket for this tour. The tour does not include food and drinks. The hotel picks up and drops off are not included either. You will need a confirmation number when booking the tour. There is a maximum of eight people for each booking and a minimum of two adults. You may be doing a little walking so wear comfortable shoes and clothes.
If you want to come to an exciting museum and learn about different artifacts of history. Then this is the best place to visit. You can bring the family or maybe a couple of friends to this amazing museum of National History.
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum doesn't just cover extraterrestrial exploration. It covers everything from the early history of flight to the Space Race and moon landings. Learn what it's like to be an astronaut today with one of our expert guides — there's even freeze dried ice cream in the gift shop to get the full experience. You'll see the first plane to take flight as well as the Spirit of St. Louis. Check out objects that have been to the moon and back like Buzz Aldrin's space suit, moon boots, the Apollo 11 Command Module, and real moon rocks. Discover the history of the world's foremost space program and the technology and innovation that made it possible to land a man on the moon.
Highlights of the tour generally include:
· Buzz Aldrin's Space Suit
· Wright Brothers Flyer
· Moon Boots
· Spirit of St Louis
· Apollo 11 Command Module
· Model of the International Space Station
· Moon Rock
Pickup & Return:
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
Departure Times: 10am
- Professional guide
- Small-group tour
Does not include:
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A maximum of 8 people per tour allowed
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Minimum numbers apply. This tour will not run without a minimum of 2 guests to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
Notes: Air & Space Museum and other attractions or museums in DC may be subjected to occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1h from the tour starting time. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. Appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access. Some specific rooms inside the museum are subjected to a very quiet or restricted right to speak inside, in this cases your guide will provide the information about this places before entering the specific rooms where this rule applies. Some collections may vary along the year.