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  • January 28, 2016

Museum a Happy Haven for Young Engineering Geeks Feb. 6

SEATTLE, Jan. 28, 2016--On Feb. 6 two free, perennial events provide a wonderland and haven for young geeks when the Popsicle Bridge Building Contest and the Engineer Fair return...


  • January 27, 2016

Astronaut Stephanie Wilson to Speak at Museum Feb. 6

Shuttle astronaut the second African-American woman in spaceSEATTLE, Jan. 27, 2016--Three-time space traveler, NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson, will speak at the Museum on Feb. 6...


  • January 22, 2016

Feb. 4 Lunar New Year Celebration with Free Family Activities, and Special Program About First Boeing Engineer - Wong Tsoo

Free family fun, Seattle Chinese Chorus, and speakers including Lt. Governor SEATTLE, Jan. 22, 2016--The Museum welcomes the Lunar New Year - Year of the Monkey - on the Feb. 4...


  • January 15, 2016

Museum's Entertaining New "Centennial Weekends" Open Jan. 23

Each month another decade in the cultural landscape during
Boeing's century of flightBoeing aircraft 1910s. SEATTLE, Jan. 15, 2016--Winter is sensational at The Museum of...


  • January 15, 2016

Jan. 23 Opens Major Recognition of Boeing 2016 Centennial

World's largest collection of Boeing offers new exhibits and experiences
 
SEATTLE, Jan. 13, 2016--The Museum of Flight draws upon its unrivaled collection of Boeing...


  • January 15, 2016

After 25-Year Restoration, Museum Prepping Historic First Boeing 727 Airliner for February Flight

52-year-old jet will join Museum's 737 and 747 prototypesSEATTLE, Jan. 15, 2016--The Museum of Flight is now within a few weeks of finishing a 25-year effort restoring the...


  • December 28, 2015

New Documentary Film Screens Jan. 9 with Director

Film "Eleven" illuminates service of World War II's Naval aviatorsUSS Wasp burning 1942
SEATTLE, Dec. 28, 2015--On Jan. 9 at 2 p.m. The Museum of Flight hosts a screening of...


  • December 15, 2015

Museum Recognizes The Boeing Company Centennial in 2016

World's largest collection of Boeing offers new experiences every monthBoeing Airplane Company Plant 1 at The Museum of Flight
SEATTLE, Dec. 15, 2015--The Museum of Flight...


  • November 25, 2015

Santa Flies to Museum Dec. 12

Annual "Santa's Landing Party" fills galleries with holiday music and cheerSEATTLE, Nov. 25, 2015--Santa's Landing Party at The Museum of Flight begins Saturday morning, Dec. 12,...


  • November 24, 2015

P-51 Mustang Rides Again During Dec. 5 Lecture and Book Signing

Author Cory Graff talks about "P-51 Mustang: Seventy-Five Years of America's Most Famous Warbird"SEATTLE, Nov. 24, 2015--On Dec. 5 at 2 p.m., Flying Heritage Collection Military...


  • November 19, 2015

Museum Reveals Historic Rocket Engines from Apollo 12 and Apollo 16

SEATTLE, Nov. 19, 2015--At a press conference today--on the anniversary of the Apollo 12 Moon landing on Nov. 19, 1969--The Museum of Flight made the first public showing of the...


  • November 12, 2015

Museum and Seattle Repertory Theatre Partner on Program Nov. 21

Seattle Rep creative team offers behind-the-scenes look at their new musical, "Come From Away" SEATTLE, Nov. 12, 2015--On Nov. 21 at noon, The Museum of Flight and the Seattle...