Lexington Park

Patuxent River Naval Air Museum and Visitor Center

22156 Three Notch Rd, Lexington Park, MD 20653 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-863-1900

St. Mary's

Southern Maryland
Exterior of the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum and Visitor Center
Photo Credit: Patuxent River Naval Air Museum and Visitor Center
The aviation museum dedicated to the scientific and technological story of U.S. Naval Aviation research, development, testing and evaluation; museum store and more than 25 aircraft on display.
Tues-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, 12N-5pm; closed major holidays.
ADA Accessible
Admission/Tickets Required
Free Parking



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March 16, 2020
I have been here a few times. The museum hosts a variety of events throughout the year. It is small but packed with fascinating history and equipment to see and read about. If you are a military, and...
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October 31, 2019
Lots of great experimental aircraft. Good history of NAS Pax River and construction of the base. Very knowledgable volunteer staff. New building makes it much better. All sorts of naval aviation...
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October 27, 2019
Guy J
If you enjoy history, especially military history, this is a great place to visit when in the area. Has a wealth of exhibits. Nothing fancy, just some good detailed history. I wish I had given myself...