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  • 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...

  • March 7, 2018

March 14 Lecture and Book Signing with "How to Bake Pi" Author, Eugenia Cheng

SEATTLE, March 7, 2018--The Museum celebrates Pi Day with mathematician, speaker and author Eugenia Cheng, who will serve her recipes for math during a March 14 reception,...

  • March 5, 2018

Museum's Method of Madness During March is Martian

SEATTLE, March 5, 2018--The Museum's annual Mars Madness program begins March 10 with the first of three weekend lectures about the exploration of the Red Planet. The...

  • February 20, 2018

Museum Announces New Flight Training and University Scholarships

SEATTLE, Feb. 20, 2018--The Museum of Flight's Boeing Academy for STEM Learning proudly announced it will award scholarships in pilot flight training and college education for...

  • February 8, 2018

Northwest's Largest Scale Model Show Feb. 17-18

SEATTLE, Feb. 8, 2018--On Feb. 17-18 explore the world in miniature at the 2018 NorthWest Scale Modelers Show, the largest model exhibit in the Northwest. Nearly 2,000 detailed...

  • February 7, 2018

Panel of Flight Experts Looks at All Perspectives of Aviation Safety on Feb. 10

SEATTLE, Feb. 7, 2018--The subject of commercial aviation safety will be discussed from the perspective of expert pilots, aircraft designers and accident investigators during a...

  • February 5, 2018

A Happy Haven for Young Engineering Geeks Feb. 10

SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2018--On Feb. 10 two free, perennial events provide a wonderland and a haven for young geeks when the Popsicle Stick Bridge Building Contest and the Engineering...

  • October 25, 2017

Nov. 4-5 Museum Programs Focus on War Propaganda

SEATTLE, Oct. 25, 2017--Aviation as a force of war since 1914 is examined from many perspectives all Nov. 4-5 weekend. The programs include aircraft tours, living history...

  • October 11, 2017

Three Navy EA-18G Growler Jets Fly To Museum Oct. 12

SEATTLE, Oct. 11, 2017--Three frontline Navy EA-18G Growler electronic attack jets will fly to the Museum on Oct. 12 to preside over the donation of a 10-foot aircraft carrier...