A virtual tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Put your seat in the upright position, tray tables away and buckle up for a live video tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.

The world's most famous aircraft and spacecraft will be on show via video link with senior curators Tom D. Crouch and Valerie Neal in Melbourne to conduct the tour and answer questions.

Current exhibits include the Wright Brothers Flyer, Boeing 307 Stratoliner, Mercury, Gemini and Apollo spacecraft and the Space Shuttle Discovery.

See the complete evolution of aeronautics and space flight.

10 – 11.30am Wednesday 21 August
RMIT University, Storey Hall
Swanston Street, Melbourne

Free entry - registration required at abovebeyond.eventbrite.com.au

This event is part of a National Science Week international guest tour.