Storytelling is a 20-minute experience presenting historic stories that range from epic tales of personal heroism to the daily adventures of modern pilots, astronauts and ground crew working in commercial aviation and aerospace. Weekdays and Sundays at 1:00 PM.

Aerospace Update is a weekly recap of the latest news in astronomy, aviation, and spaceflight from our own experts. Every Saturday at 1:00 PM, a Museum Docent or NASA Solar System Ambassador leads a 15-minute chat about the week's events and discoveries. Q&A to follow

Availability & Price

Program FREE with paid admission

Storytelling: Sunday-Friday 1:00 PM - Personal Courage Wing Quonset Hut (unless otherwise noted)

Aerospace Update: Saturdays 1:00 PM - Charles Simonyi Space Gallery


Upcoming Storytelling Presentations

June, 2018

  • Friday, 6/1 - A-6 Intruder Air Hero
    with Dave Cable
  • Sunday, 6/3 - America's Largest Bomber: B-36
    with Ridley Wilson
  • Monday, 6/4 - B-29 Rescued by a Submarine
    with Don Ulmer
  • Tuesday, 6/5 - The Black Box (Under the 737- Great Gallery)
    with Bob Semlow
  • Wednesday, 6/6 - Fly with the Aggressors
    with Jerry Coy
  • Thursday, 6/7 - Butch O'Hare
    with Bill McCutcheon
  • Friday, 6/8 - Dutch Holocaust Survivor
    with Pete Metzelaar
  • Sunday, 6/10 - Uncle Charlie's War
    with Lois Wilson
  • Monday, 6/11 - The Night Witches
    with Roger Neill
  • Tuesday, 6/12 - Ellen Church (next to the Boeing Model 80A- Great Gallery)
    with Deana Ross
  • Wednesday, 6/13 - Flying the Alaskan Bush
    with Jeff Haddock
  • Thursday, 6/14 - B-29 Sunk by a PT Boat
    with Jim Marich
  • Friday, 6/15 - The Vietnam War (next to the Bronze Map- Great Gallery)
    with Calvin Kam
  • Sunday, 6/17 - B-17 Pilot: Combat Missions
    with Dick Nelms
  • Monday, 6/18 - A Difficult Day in an EC-130
    with Bryan Osborne
  • Tuesday, 6/19 - Battle of Britain
    with Larry Kanaster
  • Wednesday, 6/20 - Flying the North Atlantic
    with Bill Griffith
  • Thursday, 6/21 - Lighter Than Air
    with Alan Werner
  • Friday, 6/22 - Blackbird Tales
    with Ken Bottini
  • Sunday, 6/24 - The History of Aerospace in 10 Objects
    with
    Pierre Lauzon
  • Monday, 6/25 - P-38 Mid-air Collision in WWII
    with Sandy Morton
  • Tuesday, 6/26 - Pardo's Push
    with Ken McNair
  • Wednesday, 6/27 - Spitfire
    with Wayne Misenar
  • Thursday, 6/28 - B-17 Pilot: Combat Missions
    with Dick Nelms
  • Friday, 6/29 - The B-52 and Vietnam
    with Dave Wellman