National Air and Space Museum closing for renovations on March 28

The National Air and Space Museum will be closing temporarily on Monday, March 28 as large-scale renovations continue that will introduce new galleries and public spaces.

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The multi-year renovation to the museum began in 2018. At the end of the project, all 23 exhibitions will be reimagined with new presentation spaces and attractions. 

The west-end exhibitions opening in fall 2022 will include "America by Air," "The Wright Brothers & the Invention of the Aerial Age," "Nation of Speed," "Thomas W. Haas We All Fly," "One World Connected," "Kenneth C. Griffin Exploring the Planets Gallery," "Destination Moon" and "Early Flight."

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The culmination of the project and the opening of the remaining exhibitions are currently scheduled for 2025.