Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park Opens May 25!

Join us on Saturday, May 25 over Memorial Day weekend for the grand opening and dedication of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park. The new park features our B-52G Stratofortress, memorial statue and a tribute wall with personalized plaques from people honoring the veterans in their lives.

Program at 11:00 AM including fly-overs, Honor Guard, and special pinning ceremony for Vietnam veterans in attendance to honor their service.

FREE general admission to the Museum for Veterans (plus one adult and any children under 17) for Saturday (5/25), Sunday (5/26), and Monday (5/27) to celebrate this event.

Veterans (including one additional adult, and any kids under 17) also receive 50% off admission to Destination Moon all Memorial Day weekend.

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Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission

A new exhibit featuring rare Smithsonian artifacts from Apollo 11 - Open through September 2.

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Movie Showtimes

Now featured in our 3D theater, featuring: Touch the Stars, Space Next, In Saturn's Rings, and Aircraft Carrier (3D).

Showtimes daily

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Daily Events

"Beyond the Blue Horizon"
Docent Storytelling

Real-world tales of daring-do!

Sunday - Thursday 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM
Fridays 1:00 PM (only).

Weekly Aerospace Updates

The latest news in astronomy, aviation, and space.

Saturdays at 1:00 PM

Upcoming Events

May 27, 2019
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Moon Rush: The New Space Race

Lecture and book signing with author Leonard David

June 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Preview Screening of PBS "Chasing the Moon" Series

A special screening of a new series celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing.

June 1, 2019
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM