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Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

12th Avenue & 46th Street, Pier 86, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-245-0072
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The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a nonprofit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world's fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an interactive journey through history to learn about American innovation and bravery. Welcoming over one million visitors annually, the Museum includes the Space Shuttle Pavilion, home to Enterprise, the world's first space shuttle that paved the way for America's successful Space Shuttle Program. On display are more than two dozen authentically restored aircraft, including the Lockheed A-12 Blackbird, the world's fastest military jet and spy plane, and the British Airways Concorde, the fastest commercial aircraft to ever cross the Atlantic Ocean. The Museum also includes the submarine Growler, the only American diesel-powered strategic missile submarine open to the public; the Exploreum Interactive Hall, a fully interactive exhibit space; an 18,000 sq. ft. education center; and Pier 86, a publicly accessible pier that is part of the Hudson River Park Trust. Download our free iPhone app, Mission Intrepid: Explore Enterprise, from the App Store today, and enhance your experience in the Space Shuttle Pavilion! The mission of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is to promote the awareness and understanding of history, science and service through its collections, exhibitions and programming in order to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth.
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12th Avenue & 46th Street, Pier 86, New York City, NY 10036
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We hadn't visited there for many years but my grandson was so enthusiastic we just had to go. We booked a family tour and it really enhanced our experience. Our guide was very knowledgeable and tailored the tour to our interests. He also told us...More

Thank Muriel M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Study the tour options before you arrive and reserve in advance if you know your timing. One tour provides a rare opportunity to sit in a supersonic Concorde. All of the exhibits are presented well and are very informative. The staff and volunteers put forth...More

Thank MB M
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My son is into space science and this was a required stop for him to visit on our trip. The weather was nasty, but we decided to risk it. We arrived before they opened and got in right at 10. We started at the top...More

Thank Edith_C
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Right from the start after queuing for 30 minutes we were treated like 2nd class citizens because we were paying cash and had not pre booked, or booked guided tours. then the staff in security were totally ignorant and didn't seem to know the word...More

Thank neilforshaw9
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very interesting and a great museum to visit , lots to see and very informative staff. Great exhibits and our favourite was the space shuttle Enterprise. Great experience for children too.

Thank 187millie
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a fabulous time exploring the Intrepid Aircraft Carrier, Growler Submarine and Enterprise Space Shuttle! The exhibits were very comprehensive and we learned a lot about World War II and life at sea. We also rode the aircraft elevator which only runs every couple...More

Thank theschihls
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For anyone who’s drawn to museums with military, air, or space subject matters, the Intrepid Museum is a unique and rewarding experience. Even walking its decks gives visitors the chance to see one of the great World War II and Vietnam-era aircraft carriers that played...More

Thank Jonathan R
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Brilliant weather for early February, no queues easy access and plenty of time to study the exhibits. Really enjoyed the experience as did my wife although she found the submarine too claustrophobic. ‘Twas a bit of a walk to Concorde only to find the exhibit...More

Thank patbarron
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is a must , (last time we was in NYC we didnt go here) the ship is huge and there is lots to see , the best part for me was seeing the spaceship Enterprise that was amazing , wrap up as it...More

Thank miss_quiet
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum during our recent visit to New York. Our son is mad about planes, so this was must visit. This ship also featured in the film 'I Am Legend' with Will Smith hitting golf balls off the...More

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Response from Biglozza | Reviewed this property |
There were a few, but you had to pay separately for riding them.
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Daniel K
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Response from sam48820 | Reviewed this property |
Wear a poncho and High rubber boots because the deck floods. Umbrellas can’t handle the wind
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7 November 2017|
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Yes, the general admission ticket allows you access to all these areas.
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