For pricing and more information on these unique opportunities, please contact the Private Events Department at 206-764-5706.

Flight Simulators

From full-motion loops, rolls and aerobatics, to slower-paced docking units, there is a simulated flight experience for everyone in your group. Only available for clients that book in the Great Gallery.

i360 Simulator (seats 2)

  • i360 simulators (total of four) are located in the Great Gallery and are available to rent by the hour.

4D-X Simulator (seats 13)

  • 4D-X simulator is located in the Great Gallery and is available to rent by the hour.

Spacequest VR

Our new Virtual Reality Motion Benches take passengers on a VR mission to the moon with full 360 degree vision and 3-axis pneumatic platform.

Shuttle Trainer Tours

This exclusive tour of the Space Shuttle Trainer Crew Compartment will allow you to go where few have gone before. You will receive a safety briefing and historic overview before stepping aboard to explore both levels of the Crew Compartment.

Private Docent Tours

Treat your guests to a private docent tour of one of our galleries.

3D Movies

Hold a private screening of one of our 3D movies during your event.
View 3D Movie Theater

Living History Presentations

Experience dramatic stories of flight as characters in period costume transport your guests through aviation history. Listen to the courageous exploits of pilots in wartime; watch how early aircraft were made; learn from aerospace pioneers. Presentations take place in exhibit spaces and can be tailored to your group’s interests and schedule. (Character availability may vary.)

Performances take place in exhibit areas and can be tailored to your group's interests and schedule.
Only one stage manager or technician fee is required if you book both Brief Encounters and Living Moments.

Learning Center Experiences

The Aviation Learning Center (ALC) and Challenger Learning Center (CLC) are immersive, interactive environments in which your guests become airplane pilots or NASA astronauts in training.

  • Aviation Learning Center
  • Challenger Learning Center

The Museum of Flight Store

The Museum Store has many aviation themed gifts and offers private event guests a 10% discount on all store merchandise on the day of your event. Corporate gifts from the shop can be pre-ordered in advanced with a 15% discount.

Go To Museum Store

Aircraft Fly-Ins

Fly into your event in your own aircraft—you can land at Boeing Field and park on the Museum’s ramp.
To schedule a fly-in, contact Museum Security at 206-764-5710 in advance.