National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

Udvar-Hazy Center
14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, VA

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airandspace.si.edu

10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily
Closed December 25

Admission is free, timed-entry passes required

About

The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center near Washington Dulles International Airport is the companion facility to the museum in Washington, D.C. Hundreds of historically significant air- and spacecraft, along with thousands of small artifacts, are on display in an open, hangar-like setting. Other features of the Center include the Donald D. Engen Observation Tower, the Airbus IMAX Theater and the Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar, where visitors can watch museum specialists at work restoring artifacts.

Highlights

Space Shuttle Discovery; B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay; Concorde, Lockheed Martin SR-71 Blackbird; Boeing Stratoliner.

  • Food trucks outside the museum entrance weekends from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Outdoor picnic tables.

Metro Station: Wiehle-Reston East (Silver Line); transfer to Fairfax Connector bus

Daily parking is available for $10 (free after 4 p.m.). More Information and directions »