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  • July 24, 2017

Solar Eclipses Shine in Lecture and Book Signing July 29

SEATTLE, July 25, 2017--On July 29, author, astronomer, artist, and professor Tyler Nordgrendescribes how different cultures interpret eclipses through a series of accounts from a...


  • June 26, 2017

Vietnam War Fighter Pilot Presents His Story of Six Years as a POW

SEATTLE, June 26, 2017--On July 1, retired USAF Col. Ken Cordier recalls his amazing story of patriotism and endurance as a fighter pilot and POW during the Vietnam War. Cordier...


  • June 26, 2017

Free Friday Fire Engine Fun For Kids June 30

SEATTLE, June 26, 2017--It's free fire engine fun on Friday, June 30, as the King County Fire and Life Safety Association hosts the annual Kids Safety Day at the Museum. From 10...


  • June 26, 2017

Free Friday Fire Engine Fun For Kids June 30

SEATTLE, June 26, 2017--It's free fire engine fun on Friday, June 30, as the King County Fire and Life Safety Association hosts the annual Kids Safety Day at the Museum. From 10...


  • June 21, 2017

New Documentary of Woman Aviation Pioneer Makes Seattle Premiere July 8

SEATTLE, June 21, 2017--On July 8, The Museum hosts Seattle's premiere of a new documentary about one of the most sensational women pilots of the 1930s. "Aviatrix: The Katherine...


  • June 8, 2017

Dads Free and Drones Rule on Father's Day June 18

SEATTLE, June 2, 2017--Father's Day will be a "Drone-stravaganza," with free admission for dads, and activities for drone pilots of all skill levels. Hollywood drone...


  • June 7, 2017

World War II Bomber and Fighter Aircraft Rides at Museum June 23-25

SEATTLE, June 7, 2017-The steady rumble of World War II airplanes will resonate at The Museum of Flight June 23-25, while a group of four rare and historic aircraft is based here...


  • June 2, 2017

Dads Can Drone as Much as They Want During Father's Day Weekend Drone-stravaganza June 17-18

SEATTLE, June 2, 2017--It will be a "Drone-stravaganza" all Father's Day weekend at the Museum, with activities for drone pilots of all skill levels. Hollywood drone...


  • May 31, 2017

Helicopters Hover to Museum for Free Air Show June 10

SEATTLE, May 31, 2017--The admission-free, all-helicopter American Heroes Air Show lands at The Museum of Flight on June 10 from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. The event offers families...


  • May 11, 2017

May 20 Music and Drinks Event Features Apollo 8 Astronaut and Best-Selling Space Author

SEATTLE, May 11, 2017--On May 20, The Museum of Flight hosts a 1960s-themed music and drinks event, Earthrise: An Evening with Apollo 8, with special guest Jeffery Kluger,...


  • May 11, 2017

One Week to May 18 Press Preview for New APOLLO Exhibit

SEATTLE, May 11, 2017--On Thursday, May 18 at 10 a.m. The Museum of Flight welcomes members of the press to an exclusive preview of its new exhibit about the 1960s Space Race,...


  • April 5, 2017

The "Baby Boeing" 737 Turns the Big Five-O with a Birthday Party at the Museum on April 9

SEATTLE, April 5, 2017—On April 9, the Museum will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Boeing 737's first flight. A panel presentation at noon will include maiden flight pilot...