Covering an area greater than two football fields, the Aviation Pavilion can accommodate up to 2,500 guests. Imagine a summer cocktail party amidst some of the most incredible aircraft in the world.
- Evening rental year round; Daytime availability June-September
- Max occupancy: 500 banquet, 1,200+ reception*
*Please speak with your event coordinator to get more information.
The Aviation Pavilion showcases more than 19 of our most iconic commercial and military aircraft. The immense structure includes the Museum’s recently restored Boeing 747, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the first jet Air Force One, the Concorde airliner and the B-17, B-29 and B-47 bombers. The covered gallery give Museum guests rain-or-shine, four-season access to some of our most historic artifacts. A short walk from the Museum’s main campus, the Aviation Pavilion is located between the Charles Simonyi Space Gallery and Raisbeck Aviation High School.