Small Group Tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Small group ensures personal service
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Duration: 2 to 2.5 hrs
Embark on a journey through aviation history with a Small Group Tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, located in the heart of Washington D.C. This world-renowned museum houses a vast collection of artifacts and exhibits that showcase humanity's fascination with flight. Witness firsthand the famous Wright Flyer, the first powered aircraft, and climb aboard a replica of the Friendship 7 capsule, which carried astronaut John Glenn on his historic orbit around the Earth. This tour is the perfect opportunity to experience the wonders of flight and take a glimpse into the future of space exploration.
The tour begins with a knowledgeable guide leading you through the highlights of the museum, making sure to hit all the must-see exhibits. Marvel at the massive rockets and spacecraft that have landed on the Moon and explored the farthest reaches of our solar system. See the actual cockpit and fuselage of the Enola Gay, the Boeing B-29 aircraft that dropped the atomic bomb "Little Boy" on Hiroshima during World War II. Take in the awe-inspiring panorama of the universe at the planetarium, and learn about the scientific advancements that have shaped air and space travel as we know it today.
The Small Group Tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum typically lasts 2 hours, allowing visitors to fully immerse themselves in the exhibits. The museum is wheelchair accessible, and there is no shortage of seating areas to rest and take in the sights. Guests are encouraged to wear comfortable walking shoes, as the tour will require some walking.
As one of the most popular museums in the world, the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum attracts millions of visitors every year. Its location in downtown D.C. means that there are plenty of dining and shopping options nearby, making it the perfect day out for the whole family.
The museum's rich history began in 1976 when it first opened its doors to the public. Since then, it has undergone numerous renovations and expansions to accommodate its growing collection. Today, the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum is a testament to humanity's ingenuity and spirit of exploration, inspiring future generations to reach for the stars.
Experience the thrill of aviation history firsthand with a Small Group Tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Don't miss out on this opportunity to explore the wonders of flight and space travel in one of the world's most iconic museums.
|10am Semi-Private Museum Tour|
|Available 4/5/2023 until 12/31/2023 View Detailed Schedule|
|Semi-Private Museum Tour; "Semi-Private"Means Group Size Is Never More Than 8 Guests Maximum; Professional Guide|
|Upgrade As Private Tour|
|Available 4/4/2023 until 12/31/2023 View Detailed Schedule|
|Private Guide Just For You: Private Museum Tour; Professional Tour Guide Exclusively For You; Duration 2 - 2.5 Hours; Wheelchair Friendly|