Smithsonian National Museum of Air & Space Guided Tour – Private
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- Smithsonian National Museum of Air & Space Guided Tour – Private
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The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum covers everything from the early history of flight to the Space Race and moon landings. Learn what it takes to be an astronaut on this 2.5 hour private tour, just you and your dashing, enthusiastic guide.
From the Apollo 11 Command Module to real moon rocks, the National Air and Space Museum has some of the most out-of-this-world artifacts. Talk about Buzz Aldrin when you examine his space suit as well as moon boots and models of the International Space Station. You’ll see earlier examples of planes like the Wright Brother’s aircraft and the Spirit of St. Louis. Discover the history of the world’s leading air and space program including the innovation and technology that made it possible to land a man on the moon. There’s even freeze dried ice cream in the gift shop to complete the experience.
Highlights Generally Include: (if artwork is not on loan or being restored etc.) • 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
Meeting Point: By the sculpture in front of the Independence Ave entrance to the museum
Starting Time Options: 10am or 1pm
Includes: Private Tour Guide
18 years of age or older
Between 10 - 17 years of age
Between 0 - 9 years of age