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  • January 4, 2017

Major New Space Race Exhibit Opens May 20

SEATTLE, Jan. 4, 2017--On May 20, 2017, The Museum of Flight will open an exciting exhibit about the American and Soviet "Space Race" to the Moon during the 1960s. It is a story...


  • December 12, 2016

Dec. 17 Program Has Friendly Focus on Furry Fliers

SEATTLE, Dec. 12, 2016--A presentation at the Museum of Dec. 17 at 2 p.m. is geared toward animal-loving aviators. The program will focus on the non-profit animal rescue...


  • November 30, 2016

Santa Flies Airplane to Museum for Holiday Party Dec. 10

SEATTLE, Nov. 30, 2016--Santa is letting his reindeer rest up for Christmas Eve, so he and Mrs. Claus will fly a vintage propeller plane to the Museum on Dec. 10. The couple will...


  • November 29, 2016

Lectures and Book Signings with Northwest Authors Dec. 3

SEATTLE, Nov. 29, 2016--On Dec. 3 the Museum presents "Words on Wings," a literary event with four Pacific Northwest aviation-themed writers. The authors will give individual...


  • November 1, 2016

Veterans Day Honors Military Service

SEATTLE, Nov. 1, 2016--The Museum honors United States military service personnel on Veterans Day, Nov. 11th. All U.S. veterans and current U.S. military personnel will be...


  • October 7, 2016

Halloween Family Fun During Museum of Fright

SEATTLE, Oct. 7, 2016--On Sunday, October 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Museum offers Halloween family fun as The Museum of Fright. Transformed in holiday style, the Museum's...


  • September 30, 2016

Museum Showcases Its Wonderful World of STEM Education Oct. 16

SEATTLE, Sept. 30, 2016--The Museum of Flight unleashes all of its STEM-based education activities for "Exploration Expo," a free family event Oct. 16 from 1-5 p.m.
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  • September 30, 2016

Museum Showcases Its Wonderful World of STEM Education Oct. 16

SEATTLE, Sept. 30, 2016--The Museum of Flight unleashes all of its STEM-based education activities for "Exploration Expo," a free family event Oct. 16 from 1-5 p.m.
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  • September 28, 2016

Museum Hosts "Spaceman: An Evening with Astronaut Mike Massimino" Oct. 14

SEATTLE, Sept. 13, 2016--On Oct. 14 the Museum hosts "Spaceman: An Evening with Astronaut Mike Massimino," a reception, lecture and book signing with the engaging spacewalker who...


  • September 16, 2016

Free First Flights for Girls Sept. 24-25

SEATTLE, Sept. 16, 2016--The Museum of Flight is offering free first flights in small planes to girls and young women on Sept. 24-25, 11 a.m to 5 p.m. The First Time Fliers...


  • September 12, 2016

Museum Event with Author Julian Guthrie and XPRIZE Spaceflight Luminaries Oct. 17

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SEATTLE, Sept 12, 2016--The Museum will host a reception and panel with best-selling author Julian Guthrie, who will discuss her new book about the Ansari XPRIZE...


  • September 9, 2016

Museum's Collection Adds Veteran Army Helicopter in November--With a Visit of the Active Duty Chopper Saturday Sept. 10

SEATTLE, Sept 9, 2016--The Museum will add a U.S. Army Boeing CH-47D Chinook helicopter to its collection in the fall, and this active duty helo will fly to the Museum Sept. 10...