Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Explore the aircraft carrier Intrepid, space shuttle Enterprise, and submarine Growler at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Groups will see artifacts, learn about the ship’s history of service from World War II to the Vietnam War, discuss the design of aircraft carriers, and build and test robotic arms using craft materials. Scout groups will also learn about the night sky in the Museum’s planetarium. Book an overnight trip for a nighttime tour of the hangar deck, a ride in a flight simulator, and more. Inquire about free STEM programs for New York City and Westchester County Title I schools.
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Contact Info
Address: Pier 86, West 46th Street & 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10036. New York County. Tel: 877-957-7447. Website: Hrs: Daily 10AM-5PM. Contact: For groups - 646-381-5010,; For school trips - 646-381-5169,
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours. Cost: A limited number of FREE programs are available to New York City Department of Education Title I Schools. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies, Technology.

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