• Naming Opportunities
Charles Simonyi Space Gallery

Naming Opportunities

For more information on naming opportunities, please contact:
Sandra Dolese
CFRE, Senior Advancement Officer

For more information on how your company can support the Museum, please contact:
Jeff Bauknecht
Grant Program Manager

Honor a loved one, become a corporate partner, or leave a lasting legacy while supporting the Museum through one of our many naming opportunities.

Adopt a Plane
Put your name on a plane! To ensure ongoing care, maintenance, and security of each airplane in the Museum's collection, we've created the Adopt a Plane program to enable an individual, family, or group to take personal responsibility for their favorite historic airplane. Opportunities currently available:

  • Air Force One: $30,000 per year
  • Apollo Command Capsule: $15,000 per year
  • Taylor Aerocar III: $10,000 per year
  • Stearman C3B: $5,000 per year
Additional aircraft and spacecraft naming opportunities currently available can be found on the Adopt a Plane page. 

William M. Allen Theater Seat 
Name your seat in the newly-renovated William M. Allen Theater. (PDF form in "downloads" column at right). 

Military Service Recognition Listing
Honor the heroes in your life by recognizing them forever on the Museum's Military Honor Wall in the J. Elroy McCaw Personal Courage Wing or the Vietnam Bronze Map in the T.A. Wilson Great Gallery. (PDF form in "downloads" column at right.)


Donor Wall Recognition Listing 
Gifts to the Museum of $1,000 or more will be recognized annually on the Museum Lobby donor wall. 


Structure and Exhibit Support
Tribute opportunities are available throughout the Museum's facilities for both year-long and permanent naming opportunities. A few locations currently available for sponsorship:

  • Restoration Center at Paine Field: $25,000 per year
  • Skyline Events Room: $10,000 per year
  • Museum Entry Plaza: $7,500 per year
  • Red Barn Classroom: $5,000 per year 
Volunteer Wall
Our volunteers who give $1,000 in a calendar year, in addition to their volunteer service, are listed on a plaque in the J. Elroy McCaw Personal Courage Wing.  

Corporate Support
Your company can support the Museum's mission to be "the foremost educational air and space museum in the world" by becoming a corporate partner