Private tour of the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum
Sightseeing & traditions

Private tour of the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy a stellar private tour in this alluring space museum
  • Visit a real space shuttle and see spacesuits worn by astronauts
  • Get to know the history of the Apollo 11 Command Module and see actual moon rocks
What to expect

Enjoy a stellar private tour at the National Air and Space Museum, where your expert guide will teach you everything from the early history of flight to the Space Race and moon landings. You’ll visit the Apollo 11 Command Module exhibit and get to see actual moon rocks, the National Air and Space Museum has some of the most extraordinary artifacts. At the museum, there will be early models of planes like the Wright Brother’s aircraft and the Spirit of St. Louis, which crossed the Atlantic Ocean before such an accomplishment was possible.

You will uncover the facts on the disappearance of well-known pilot Amelia Earhart as well. Visit a real space shuttle and see spacesuits worn by astronauts working on the Hubble telescope and discover the history of the pioneering program that through innovation and technology that made it possible to land a man on the moon. Before you depart from the tour, grab some freeze-dried ice cream in the gift shop to top off the astronaut experience.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Private guided tour
    • Expert guide
    • Entrance fees
    What's not included
    • Tips (optional)
    • Food and drink
    • Hotel pick-up and drop off
    Reduced price
    • Youth (ages 10-17)
    • Children (ages 0-9)
    Where

    601 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20597, USA

    Meeting point:

    Please meet by the sculpture in front of the Jefferson Ave. entrance to the National Air and Space Museum.

    What to remember
    • This private tours have 8 guests per guide for a more intimate and personalized experience
    • This private tour has a minimum requirement of 2 participants to run (an alternative date or full refund will be offered if the minimum is not met)
    • No large bags or suitcases are allowed
    • This tour is wheelchair friendly
    • Occasional closures occur without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, guests will be provided with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1 hour from the tour starting time. In these cases, there will be no refunds or discounts
    • At checkout, please provide full names, mobile phone number and email you can be reached at during your trip
    • Cancellation policy: Guests can cancel up to 72 hours before the tour’s start time for a full refund. Otherwise, guests can reschedule for a fee, depending on the tour and the availability
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Babylon Tours Inc.
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the experience begins.

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