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  • January 15, 2019

Museum Admission Free for Furloughed Feds

SEATTLE, Jan. 15, 2019—The Museum has some good news for federal workers affected by the shut-down: it is now offering free admission to U.S. federal government civil servants and...


  • January 11, 2019

Tickets Now on Sale for Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission Exhibition

This exhibit is closed. Please come back for APOLLO, reopening in November, 2019Learn moreSEATTLE, Jan. 11, 2019—Tickets are now on sale for the Museum’s signature exhibition of...


  • January 3, 2019

Airport Beekeeper Shows Sweeter Side of Sea-Tac

SEATTLE, Jan. 3, 2019—A Museum program Jan. 19 looks at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport’s on-site Flight Path project that encompasses wild bee surveys, habitat restoration...


  • December 20, 2018

Museum Honors Ugly Holiday Sweaters Dec. 20-21

SEATTLE, Dec. 20, 2018—The Museum of Flight loves ugly sweaters. As a champion and home of underappreciated and derided flight apparel, the Museum is offering $2 admission...


  • December 14, 2018

NBA Superstar Invited to Museum’s Apollo 11 Exhibit

SEATTLE, Dec. 14, 2018— Earlier this week Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors sent shockwaves through NASA and the nation’s educational community with his remarks that the...


  • December 13, 2018

New Photo Exhibit Exposes Alien Tracks on the Moon

SEATTLE, Dec. 13, 2018—On Dec. 21 the Museum opens Lunar Focus: A 21st Century Photography Exhibit, an interactive display of recent images of the Moon from NASA’s robotic...


  • December 6, 2018

Apollo 11 Spacecraft Lands in Seattle

SEATTLE, Dec. 6, 2018—The historic spacecraft that astronauts flew to the first Moon landing will be the centerpiece of the Museum’s signature 2019 exhibit—Destination Moon: The...


  • November 2, 2018

Nov. 29 Reception and Lecture with Neil Armstrong Biographer James Hansen

SEATTLE, Nov. 2, 2018—James Hansen, author of the bestselling First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, will be at the Museum for a public reception, lecture and book signing on...


  • October 30, 2018

A Weekend of Military Events for Veterans Day

SEATTLE, Oct. 30, 2018—Sunday, Nov. 11, is the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1, and the Museum celebrates the day with patriotic music, ceremony, a special WWI lecture...


  • October 22, 2018

Annual Space Expo Mind Melds Art and Tech Nov. 2-3



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  • September 27, 2018

NASA Chief Historian Speaks at Museum Oct. 6

SEATTLE, Sept. 27, 2018—Celebrating NASA’s 60 anniversary—Oct. 1—the agency’s Chief Historian, Bill Barry, will be at the Museum on Oct. 6 with a presentation that looks back,...


  • September 7, 2018

Free Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Sept 22

SEATTLE, Sept. 7, 2018--The Museum of Flight offers free admission on Saturday, Sept. 22, with the presentation of a Smithsonian Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides...