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Small Group Guided Tour: The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Small Group Guided Tour: The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
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$65
Duration: 2 to 2.5 hrs
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Description

Take one giant leap into the unique collection at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, covering the United States’ world famous space program. The 2 to 2.5 hour small group tour will introduce a small group of up to 8 visitors to this recent development of NASA and the Space Race that eventually landed a man on the moon.

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

Take one giant leap into the unique collection at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, covering the United States’ world famous space program. The 2 to 2.5 hour small group tour will introduce a small group of up to 8 visitors to this recent development of NASA and the Space Race that eventually landed a man on the moon.