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Virginia Air & Space Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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School trip

I had the pleasure of chaperone for my son's 5 grade trip. The staff were ready when the bus... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
RJones369
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Science can be fun!

We have annual membership for here. We take our grandson at least once a month. He loves... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2018
Glory G
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Hampton, United States
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Aerospace museum that holds more than 100 exhibits, including the Apollo 12 command module and several IMAX films.
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600 Settlers Landing Rd, Hampton, VA 23669-4033
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My mother and I visited as part of a YMCA trip and totally loved it. Highly recommend going if you can. Great for little kids!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I grew up in the DC area and visited the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum regularly. I loved it but it became so crowded it was no longer fun. The Virginia Air and Space Center is smaller and not free but still has just about...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For 20 dollars I expected so much more. This is the worst space museum I've ever been to. Half of the exhibits are either broke or lame. The Smithsonian space annex by Dulles is a solid 15x better for the same money. I would definitely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lots of good exhibits, my kids (5 and 1) loved the ones where you pretend to drive a space vehicle. There was a lot of space for my 1 year old to run around in and it wasn't crowded. They had hands on things and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Photogchicky
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Our Daughter and my Wife were getting a massage, so they dropped me off here to kill some time while I waited. So glad they did! It was so cool to see some of the space crafts that up until now, I had only seen...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Drumbum13
Reviewed 22 January 2019

This small museum is packed full of great planes, spacecraft, interactive exhibits, kids' activities and a large IMax theater. If you enjoy flight of any kind this is a good place to spend some time.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

I had the pleasure of chaperone for my son's 5 grade trip. The staff were ready when the bus pulled up. They were organized to assist with the large class. However, they did not offer the parents that came with their children any type of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Amazing the aerospace history available in downtown Hampton...great place DF or whole family and out of town guest

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 19 December 2018

We have annual membership for here. We take our grandson at least once a month. He loves building things with the "blocks" on first floor. We have also gone to the members events, this one recently for holidays. The kids made ornaments, reindeer food, made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Glory G
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

My parents and I went while they were in town visiting. It was nice and we really liked the imax movie. Definitely geared more towards younger kids!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Sightseer59087795407
1 February 2019|
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Response from engineerpat5290 | Reviewed this property |
I would make a call and speak with a representative.
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ninny747
10 October 2018|
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Response from engineerpat5290 | Reviewed this property |
I WOULD SAY SO !!! Children are always interested in science.
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Response from gwebb765 | Reviewed this property |
2 or hours, buy the combo ticket and you get to ride the carousel and see the local museum as well
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