Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Pier 86, West 46th Street & 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10036 - United States
Explore history, science and service at the Intrepid Museum. Walk the decks of the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, a National Historic Landmark, and see 28 aircraft, including the world’s fastest military jet. Get an up-close look at the space shuttle Enterprise and British Airways Concorde, and enter Growler, the only guided missile submarine open to the public. The Museum also features the Exploreum, a fully interactive exhibit space where you can climb into a real Bell 47 helicopter and land a space shuttle.
Free Fridays at the Intrepid Museum:
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will open its doors select Friday nights through October for FREE from 5:00pm-9:00pm! Explore the Museum and enjoy a variety of free after-hours programming including lively conversations, exciting performances, telescopes for viewing the night sky and movie nights on the flight deck!
Upcoming free Friday dates: August 16, September 27 & October 25
For more info: www.intrepidmuseum.org
NASA visits Intrepid Saturday, September 21, 2019:
Join us at the Intrepid Museum on Saturday, September 21 through Sunday September 22 as NASAs Marshall Space Flight Center will be on hand with their Planetary Virtual Reality Experience. Guests can interact with the latest VR headset and experience the solar system like never before!
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