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  • January 20, 2017

Museum Remembers Fallen Astronauts Jan. 27-Feb. 5

SEATTLE, Jan. 20, 2017--From Jan. 27-Feb. 5 the Museum pays tribute to the astronauts who were lost in the quest to explore outer space. The astronauts of Apollo 1, and of shuttle...

  • January 10, 2017

Astronaut Dr. Michael R. Barratt Featured Speaker Feb. 4

SEATTLE, Jan. 10, 2017--On Feb. 4 at 2 p.m., astronaut Dr. Michael R. Barratt will deliver an inspiring and family-friendly presentation at The Museum of Flight. Barratt was a...

  • January 4, 2017

Major New Space Race Exhibit Opens May 20

SEATTLE, Jan. 4, 2017--On May 20, 2017, The Museum of Flight will open an exciting exhibit about the American and Soviet "Space Race" to the Moon during the 1960s. It is a story...

  • December 12, 2016

Dec. 17 Program Has Friendly Focus on Furry Fliers

SEATTLE, Dec. 12, 2016--A presentation at the Museum of Dec. 17 at 2 p.m. is geared toward animal-loving aviators. The program will focus on the non-profit animal rescue...

  • November 30, 2016

Santa Flies Airplane to Museum for Holiday Party Dec. 10

SEATTLE, Nov. 30, 2016--Santa is letting his reindeer rest up for Christmas Eve, so he and Mrs. Claus will fly a vintage propeller plane to the Museum on Dec. 10. The couple will...

  • November 29, 2016

Lectures and Book Signings with Northwest Authors Dec. 3

SEATTLE, Nov. 29, 2016--On Dec. 3 the Museum presents "Words on Wings," a literary event with four Pacific Northwest aviation-themed writers. The authors will give individual...

  • November 1, 2016

Veterans Day Honors Military Service

SEATTLE, Nov. 1, 2016--The Museum honors United States military service personnel on Veterans Day, Nov. 11th. All U.S. veterans and current U.S. military personnel will be...

  • October 24, 2016

Museum Hosts Nov. 5 "Space Racers" TV Show Launch Party for Preschoolers

SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2016--The Museum of Flight and Space Race, LLC are inviting Seattle families to celebrate the season two premiere of Space Racers®--an animated science series...

  • October 13, 2016

Museum's Nov. 3-5 SpaceFest Features Ladies Who Launch

SEATTLE, Oct. 13, 2016--The Museum of Flight's annual SpaceFest brings together the top people in the arts and sciences of space, spaceflight and all things out of this world....

  • October 7, 2016

Halloween Family Fun During Museum of Fright

SEATTLE, Oct. 7, 2016--On Sunday, October 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Museum offers Halloween family fun as The Museum of Fright. Transformed in holiday style, the Museum's...

  • October 3, 2016

XPRIZE Private Spaceflight Luminaries Gather for Reception, Discussion, Book Signing Oct. 17

SEATTLE, Oct. 3, 2016--Twelve years ago on Oct. 4, manned private spaceflight became a reality with the second and final flight of SpaceShipOne; the accomplishment also earned the...

  • September 30, 2016

Museum Showcases Its Wonderful World of STEM Education Oct. 16

SEATTLE, Sept. 30, 2016--The Museum of Flight unleashes all of its STEM-based education activities for "Exploration Expo," a free family event Oct. 16 from 1-5 p.m.