The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum doesnt 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 theres even freeze dried ice cream in the gift shop to get the full experience. Youll 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 Aldrins space suit, moon boots, the Apollo 11 Command Module, and real moon rocks. Discover the history of the worlds 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 Aldrins Space Suit
Wright Brothers Flyer
Spirit of St Louis
Apollo 11 Command Module
Model of the International Space Station