Virginia Air & Space Center

Virginia Air & Space Center
Virginia Air & Space Center
Address
600 Settlers Landing Road
Hampton, VA 23669
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Hampton City
Phone: (757) 727-0900
Fax: (757) 727-0898
Website www.vasc.org

The visitor center for NASA Langley Research Center and Langley Air Force Base. This world-class facility features the Adventures in Flight and Space Quest galleries and more than 100 "hands-on" exhibits that tell the story of air and space exploration. See the Apollo 12 Command Module, a Mars meteorite and a three-billion year-old moon rock! Make a crater, travel to Mars and fly an airplane. Visit the technologically advanced 3D IMAX® Theater and see a film on a five-story screen with 16,000 watts of digital-sound.

CHECK OUT OUR NEW EXHIBITS:

  • DC-9 Future of Flight Theater opening March 2014
  • Blast Off! exhibit opening July 1, 2014 Let your imagination soar when you pretend, play and explore space with this new hands-on exhibit. Build a rocket, learn about space food and sleep on a wall! Suit up in a spacesuit, explore the moon's surface, and learn about gravity as you manipulate the lunar rover.
  • Living in Space exhibit opening July 1, 2014 Become an International Space Station (ISS) crewmember for a day and see what it is like to Live, Work and Play in space with this hands-on exhibit. Plan a day in space, perform a simulated science experiment, try out daily activities like mealtime or playtime, and dock with a spacecraft.


Admission Fee: $11.50 adults; $10.50 military, NASA, seniors (65+); $9.50 children/students ages 3-18 IMAX Admission (45-min): $9.00 adults; $8.00 military, NASA, seniors (65+); $7.00 children/students ages 3-18 IMAX Admission (90-min+): $13.00 adults; $12.00 military, NASA, seniors (65+); $11.00 children/students ages 3-18 Exhibits & One IMAX (45min+): $18.00 adults; $16.00 military, NASA, seniors (65+); $14.00 children/students ages 3-18 Exhibits & One IMAX (90min+): $20.00 adults; $ 18.00 military, NASA, seniors (65+); $16.00 children/students ages 3-18

Last Updated: 4/7/2014 9:02 AM
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