• Education



The William A. Helsell Education Department at The Museum of Flight exists to provide a foundation for scholarly research and lifelong learning programs inspiring an interest in and understanding of science, technology and the humanities. The Museum is dedicated to serving learners of all ages and we have programs that meet the needs of all audiences.

Have a question? Contact the Education department.

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Education Programs Guide

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Upcoming Events

Challenger Learning Center Public Missions – A Unique Experience For Families
Saturday, November 29, 2014

Family Activity

Puget Sound Engineering Council Fair
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
10:00am to 4:00pm

Community Event / Festival

50th Anniversary Kick-Off and Origins of AeroSPACE Kick-Off
Saturday, January 17, 2015
11:00am to 5:00pm

Community Event / Festival

Movie: “50 Children,” with WA State Holocaust Education Resource Center
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Community Event / Festival

Astronaut Remembrance Program
Saturday, January 31, 2015
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Community Event / Festival

Popsicle Bridge Contest
Saturday, February 7, 2015
8:00am to 12:00pm

Community Event / Festival

Museum of Flight Education Programs

Program Categories

Outreach Programs

Our interactive programs and remote distance learning bring Museum education programs directly to you, no matter where you are.

On-Site Programs

A wide variety of education programs are available during your visit to the Museum.

Teacher WorkshopsEducator Workshops

Our Professional Development programs deliver rich experiences for all educators.

Education Forms

Education Forms & Info

Guides and forms for many of our programs can be found here or on the specific program pages. Not sure what to pick? Call our reservationist for details.

Family Programs

Programs for the whole family at the Museum.

Grant Assistance

Information and guidelines to apply for grants and scholarships for your school or group.