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“Great museum, but it wasn't for me”

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
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US$115.00*
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Private Guided Tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The most popular of the Smithsonian museums features the Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer and Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Great museum, but it wasn't for me”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2012

We went to the National Mall Building and the exhibits are very interesting... But I guess this place is just not for me as I'm not the biggest aviation fan.
I do, however, have some favorites here: 'Explore the Universe', 'World War II Aviation', 'Exploring the Planets'.
I recommend sparing at least 2-3 hours for this museum because it's such a huge place and there are tons of things to see.

Visited October 2011
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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“AMAZING”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

Wow..so many aircraft! Such a great museum to see stages of air history. We even did a simulator ride - lots of fun.

Visited July 2012
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Albany, New York
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“The cat's meow!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

Free guided tours, history of flying, planetarium, IMAX 3-D movies! All free except for the IMAX and planetarium shows.

Visited July 2012
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Miami, Florida, United States
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“Excellent”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

My kids loved seeing all the planes, learning about flight and space. Loved the interactive area, good for kids of all ages.

Visited July 2012
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Miami, Florida
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“Never gets old”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

I've been here so many times and it never dissapoints. Love going to this museum and seeing all the exhibits :)

Visited August 2011
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