In the early 1960's, a new generation of test pilots journeyed to space in the X-15 experimental aircraft and discovered the limits of human endurance. Learn about this breakthrough project that paved the way for all future space travel, and then design your own X-15 aircraft.


Explore the exciting world of flight in fun hands-on workshops offered every Saturday and Sunday! Family workshops are free with Museum admission and open to all ages (kids six and under should come with an adult helper). Groups with 10 or more children please call ahead to find out whether we will be able to accommodate your group. Contact our Interpretive Programs Coordinator at 206-768-7187.