The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum is a huge, huge museum. The museum’s 161,145 square feet of exhibit space contain the display 61 aircraft, 51 large space related objects plus thousands of smaller things. The build is 635 feet in length, 225 feet wide and almost 83 feet high. Exhibits include:
Milestones of Flight
America by Air
Flight Simulator Zone
Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
Golden Age of Flight
How Things Fly
Looking at Earth
Explore the Universe
Lunar Exploration Vehicles
Moving Beyond Earth
World War II Aviation
Legend, Memory and the Great War in the Air
Exploring The Planets
Wright Brothers and Invention of the Aerial Age
Apollo to the Moon
Beyond The Limits
Albert Einstein Planetarium
The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum has an annex located in fairly nearby northern Virginia, the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. But that part of the museum is not covered in StationStart.com, because for the moment there is no nearby Metro station.
Click Air and Space Museum Website to visit the website of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
The museum is located at 601 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20472. Click Here for Google Map showing the location of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
Closest Metro Station: The L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station on the Blue, Orange, Yellow and Green Lines is nearest to the Air and Space Museum.