If you like science or have a mere fascination or curiosity of how it feels to be on a plane, you get the chance to satisfy your curiosity by going to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. The kids will certainly love to see the exhibits here, and the best part about this place is that you can experience the aircraft carrier or the first space shuttle. You can even visit a Cold War-era submarine or the world's fastest jets.
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space museum is visited by over one million people per year, both locals and tourists. This National Historic Landmark was founded in 1982 and has on display the USS Intrepid aircraft carrier that served in World War II and Vietnam. This museum is so much more than a cultural institution, it exploits technology and history to inspire innovations and to develop a future generation of engineers and scientists. While visiting, don't forget to check out the Space Shuttle Pavilion, the USS Growler, 27 authentically restored aircrafts and the fastest commercial aircraft to cross the Atlantic: the British Airways Concorde.