Family Activity

Saturday, September 21, 2013 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays and Sundays
September 21, 22, 28, 29
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
45 minutes

Come learn about the achievements of iconic aviator Amelia Earhart, who set more than a dozen aviation records, and her famous planes. Build and take home your own paper model of her Lockheed 10 Electra!

Sunday, September 15, 2013 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays and Sundays
September 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
45 minutes

Overshadowed by the airplane, the airship – a rigid or semi-rigid balloon, powered by engines– has a colorful history. Learn about these fascinating machines and the new airship designs for the 21st century. Then design your own airship!

Program made possible by Bank of America

Saturday, September 14, 2013 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays and Sundays
September 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
45 minutes

Overshadowed by the airplane, the airship – a rigid or semi-rigid balloon, powered by engines– has a colorful history. Learn about these fascinating machines and the new airship designs for the 21st century. Then design your own airship!

Program made possible by Bank of America

Sunday, September 8, 2013 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays and Sundays
September 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
45 minutes

Overshadowed by the airplane, the airship – a rigid or semi-rigid balloon, powered by engines– has a colorful history. Learn about these fascinating machines and the new airship designs for the 21st century. Then design your own airship!

Program made possible by Bank of America

Saturday, September 7, 2013 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays and Sundays
September 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
45 minutes

Overshadowed by the airplane, the airship – a rigid or semi-rigid balloon, powered by engines– has a colorful history. Learn about these fascinating machines and the new airship designs for the 21st century. Then design your own airship!

Program made possible by Bank of America

Sunday, September 1, 2013 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays and Sundays
September 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
45 minutes

Overshadowed by the airplane, the airship – a rigid or semi-rigid balloon, powered by engines– has a colorful history. Learn about these fascinating machines and the new airship designs for the 21st century. Then design your own airship!

Program made possible by Bank of America

Monday, September 2, 2013 (All day)
Saturday, August 24, 2013 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

Family Science Fest and Space Elevator Youth Robotics Competition.

Saturday, July 6, 2013 -
9:30am to 5:00pm

The Museum of Flight's William M. Allen Theater re-opens July 6 after extensive renovations and technical upgrades. Celebrating the grand opening, the theater will host the world premiere of "Fighter Pilot 3D: Operation Red Flag," the exciting 48-minute Stephen Low Company and K2 Communications documentary adventure in 3D, with a pilot's-view experience into the danger and complexity of high speed combat flying during Red Flag international air combat flight training exercises in the Nevada desert.

Saturday, August 31, 2013 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

August 24, 25, 31
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
45 min.

How can we study the universe without leaving Earth? With telescopes! From simple telescopes using visible light to space telescopes, we can see some amazing things. Join us!

Program made possible by Bank of America

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