The Aerospace Camp Experience (ACE) has exciting programs and activities, caring and knowledgeable staff and a world-class museum to explore. Only with The Museum of Flight can campers launch rockets, create aircraft, experience microgravity, build robots and pilot actual airplanes.

ACE is an American Camp Association (ACA) accredited day camp for the child who is excited about aerospace and aviation and is the recipient of the ACA Gordie Hamilton Award for Excellence in Camping Programming. All campers are welcome at ACE regardless of gender, race, national origin, or religious affiliation. If you have an inquiring mind and want to have fun this summer exploring aviation and aerospace, ACE is the camp for you!

The Museum of Flight Aerospace Camp Experience, with support from United Airlines, strives to accommodate all children within the constraints of our facility and our programs to providing enriching educational experiences to any and all eager minds.

To get more information about ACE or to accommodate special needs or physical restrictions prior to registration, contact 206-768-7141.

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ACE 2016 Programs

Solar Travelers

Half-day camp for 4 and 5 year olds

Closed:

ST01 AM Beginner ‘Bots June 20 – June 24

ST01 PM Beginner 'Bots June 20 – June 24

ST02 AM Boosters for Beginners June 27 – July 1

ST02 PM Boosters for Beginners June 27 – July 1

ST03 AM Gadgets that Go! July 5 – July 8

ST03 PM Gadgets that Go! July 5 – July 8

ST04 AM Mini Makers July 11 – July 14

ST04 PM Mini Makers July 11 – July 14

ST06 AM Ready for TakeoffJuly 25 – July 29

ST06 PM Ready for Takeoff!July 25 – July 29

ST08 AM Planets, Comets and AsteroidsAugust 8 – August 12

ST08 PM Planets, Comets and AsteroidsAugust 8 – August 12

Close to Closing:

ST05 AM Chomp and Stomp July 18 – July 22

ST09AM Push My Buttons! August 15 – August 19

Flight Camp

Full-day camp for students entering K-1st grade

Closed:

FC01 Imagine This! June 20 – June 24

FC02 Pilots and Their Planes June 27 – July 1

FC03 Fossilized Flyer July 5 – July 8

FC03B Action ‘Bots July 5 – July 8

FC04 Master the Milky Way July 11 – July 14

FC06 Action ‘BotsJuly 25 – July 29

FC07 The Spectacular Blue AnglesAugust 1 – August 5

FC08 Spy Camp August 8 – August 12

FC09 Blast Off!August 15 – August 19

FC10B Making MachinesAugust 22 – August 26

Close to Closing:

FC05B Moon Rocks and More!July 18 – July 22

FC09B Fossilized Flyers August 15 – August 19

FC10 Fantastic Flying ToysAugust 22 – August 26

Orbital Pioneers

Full-day camp for students entering 2-3rd grade

Closed:

OP01 Robotics: Programming Pioneers June 20 – June 24

OP02 How to Fly You Dinosaur June 27 – July 1

OP02B Rockets for Rookies June 27 – July 1

OP03 Early Engineers July 5 – July 8

OP04 Aerial Pioneers July 11 – July 14

OP04B Sound Waves and Sonic Booms July 11 – July 14

OP05 Robo RoversJuly 18 – July 22

OP06B Curious CircuitsJuly 25 – July 29

OP07 The Spectacular Blue AngelsAugust 1 – August 5

OP08 Tour the Solar System August 8 – August 12

OP08B Early EngineersAugust 8 – August 12

OP09 From Dragonflies to DragonsAugust 15 – August 19

OP10 Programming PioneersAugust 22 – August 26

OP11 Living in Space August 29 – September 2


Aerospace Explorers

Full-day camp for students entering 4-5th grade

Closed:

AE01 Junior Flight SchoolJune 20 – June 24

AE02 Rube Goldberg MachinesJune 27 – July 1

AE03 Space Explorers July 5 – July 8

AE04 Robotics Apprentice July 11 – July 14

AE07 The Spectacular Blue Angels August 1 – August 5

AE08 Droids vs DronesAugust 8 – August 12

AE10 Super Soaring Spaceships!August 22 – August 26

Close to Closing:

AE05 Advances in Astronautics July 18 – July 22

AE06 Rotor Blades of GloryJuly 25 – July 29


Planetary Voyagers

Full-day camp for students entering 6-7th grade

Closed:

PV01 Destination: Mars June 20 – June 24

PV02 Robo Rumble June 27 – July 1

PV03 Air to Air Fighter Pilots July 5 – July 8

PV04 Basics of Electrical Engineering July 11 – July 14

Close to Closing:

PV07 The Spectacular Blue Angels August 1 – August 5

PV08 Air-to-Air Fighter PilotsAugust 8 – August 12

PV09 Advanced Programming August 15 – August 19

Galactic Rovers at Paine Field

Full-day camp for students entering 5-7th grade

Closed:

GR01 Aviation: Past, Present, and Future June 20 – June 24

Advanced Camp

Full-day camp for students entering 8-9th grade

Closed:

AC03 Robotics Master July 5 – July 8

AC04 Space Training July 11 – July 14

AC08 Space Training August 8 – August 12

Close to Closing:

AC07 Seafair ScienceAugust 1 – August 5

AC10 Flight Dynamics August 22 – August 26

Counselor Apprentice Program (CAP)

Full-day camp + 35 volunteer hours for students entering 10-12th grade

Closed

Availability & Price

Camp Hours

All full-day camp sessions run Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Half-day camp sessions run Monday through Friday, with AM sessions from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM and PM sessions from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM.

  • Camp prices in ACE 2016 Brochure above

Extended Care

Extended Care is available Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM and Monday through Thursday, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Campers in extended care are supervised by our Extended Care Staff and will play games, read books, draw, color, and participate in other activities.

  • AM or PM Extended Care $45
  • AM & PM Extended Care $80


Camper Appreciation


At the end of each camp week, we showcase all of our camps at the Camper Appreciation. Here we sing camp songs, view a PowerPoint of the week, and call each group on stage to give them recognition and appreciation! No worries if you missed the ceremony, the presentations for each week are listed below.

June 20 - June 24: Camp Week 1 (PreK-7)

June 27 - July 1: Camp Week 2 (PreK-12)

July 5 - July 8: Camp Week 3 (PreK-9)

July 11 - July 15:Camp Week 4 (PreK-9)



ACE Forms

Download Camper Information

Download Release Form

Download Basic Health Information Form

Download Immunization Form

Download Medication Form

Download Financial Assistance Application

Download iFly Waiver

Download Galvin Flying Waiver

Download SCUBA Brochure

Download SCUBA Medical Statement

Download SCUBA Release Form

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