Udvar-Hazy Center

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Free Fall Activities For Families In Washington DC

Whether your family is into science, culture, art or animals, there is a free activity that you and your family will love.


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Best Ways To Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month In Washington DC

From science, to art, to music, to food and everything in between, experience the undeniable zest and vibrance of la vida Latina at these upcoming Washington DC festivities.


Solar Impulse Chairman and pilot Bertrand Piccard (L) and Solar Impulse CEO and pilot Andre Borschberg (R) speak with U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz (C) following a news conference at the Udvar-Hazy Center June 17, 2013 in Chantilly, Virginia. The event featuring the plane billed as "the world's most advanced solar-powered airplane," followed the aircraft's arrival at Washington Dulles Airport. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Smithsonian to Display Solar-Powered Plane

A solar-powered plane that has been crossing the continent will be on display at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum facility in northern Virginia.