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  • May 23, 2018

B-52 Bomber Takes to the Freeways From Everett to Museum in Seattle June 2-3

SEATTLE, May 23, 2018--After 26 years of open storage at Paine Field, Everett, the Museum's 1959 Boeing B-52 bomber will be moved to the Museum's West Campus at Boeing Field in...


  • April 26, 2018

New Vietnam Air War Exhibit Opens Memorial Day Weekend

SEATTLE, April 26, 2018--On May 26 the Museum opens "Vietnam Divided: War Above Southeast Asia," a permanent addition to the Museum's glass-walled main gallery that focuses on the...


  • April 25, 2018

Tough Tomcat Talks May 5

SEATTLE, April 25, 2018--On Saturday, May 5, three former F-14 Tomcat pilots will share their stories about flying the famous swing-wing jet fighter during war and peace. U.S....


  • April 13, 2018

"Space Barons" Lecture and Book Signing April 25 with Washington Post's Christian Davenport

SEATTLE, April 13, 2018--On April 25 Peabody award winning author Christian Davenport talks about his new book "The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize...


  • April 12, 2018

Exclusive Free Screenings of New "Lost in Space" Series April 21

SEATTLE, April 12, 2018--On April 21 Netflix comes to the Museum with Seattle's only big screen showings of its epic new Lost in Space series. The premier episode will screen in...


  • April 5, 2018

R2-D2 and Robot Friends Meet Museum Visitors April 14


SEATTLE, April 5, 2018--April 14 is droid day at the Museum as The Pacific Northwest R2-D2 Builders Club and their robot friends attend their first Museum Expo. The robots...


  • March 31, 2018

Revolutionary New Museum Exhibit Looks at Seeds of Flight

SEATTLE, March 31, 2018-The Museum's latest exhibit, Strangers to These Lands, examines a specific history of flight in the natural world-the fascinating story of avian-assisted...


  • March 29, 2018

Museum Joins Global Celebration of Spaceflight with April 14 Yuri's Night Party

SEATTLE, March 29, 2018--The Museum of Flight joins the global celebration of humanity's past, present, and future in space with a Yuri's Night party on April 14. Yuri's Night at...


  • March 29, 2018

Museum Opens Early on April 8 for Sensory Day

SEATTLE, March 29, 2018--The Museum will be open free April 8 from 8-10 a.m. for those with autism spectrum disorder and their families in recognition of World Autism Awareness...


  • March 27, 2018

Museum Recognizes NASA Climate Day April 7

SEATTLE, March 27, 2018--NASA, The Glenda Project, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, University of Washington SPACE Ambassadors, University of Washington Atmospheric Science...


  • March 19, 2018

MEDIA ALERT -- Young Women Meet Aerospace Mentors March 22-23

SEATTLE, March 19, 2018--Women Fly is The Museum of Flight's annual event for girls interested in aviation, aerospace, and STEM futures. Four hundred students will participate in...


  • March 19, 2018

April 5 Free First Thursday Features 5th Avenue Theatre's "Rosie the Riveter" Musical

SEATTLE, March 19, 2018--On April 5 at 6 p.m., the 5th Avenue Theatre's Adventure Musical Theatre Touring Company presents "Rosie the Riveter," a fast, funny and stirring family...