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Phone: (202) 633-2211
Address: 601 Independence Avenue SW, Washington DC 20560
L’Enfant Plaza Station on the Orange, Silver, Blue, Yellow and Green lines of the Metro System is the closest station to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Make sure to exit the station through the "Maryland Avenue/Smithsonian Museums" exit (at 7th & Maryland Ave). The station has a total of 3 exits and you could end up blocks from your destination if you pick the wrong exit.
The museum is also accessible via the Smithsonian Metro Station on the Orange, Silver, and Blue Lines. The Smithsonian station has two exits. When visiting the museum, exit the station through the Mall Exit (12th St. at Jefferson Drive SW).
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From L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station
From Smithsonian Metro Station