The museum’s Education Division hosts Family Days one Saturday a month (excluding December). These programs are designed for children and adults of all ages and offers several hands-on opportunities for all to enjoy. Aerospace demonstration stations are located throughout the museum's galleries to teach fun aerospace principles. Each month features a new theme; such themes include engineering, meteorology, gravity, and space.
Some materials for educational programs are provided by the Air Force Museum
Foundation, Inc. (Federal endorsement is not implied).
January 19, 2019 – Robots Among Us
Learn about the exciting field of robotics through fun demonstrations
and hands-on activities!
February 16, 2019 – Globe Trotting
Learn about satellites and take a close look at how GPS works through demos and hands-on activities!
March 16, 2019 – Meteorology Mania
Learn about various aspects of weather and how it affects flight with demos and hands-on activities.
April 13, 2019 – Kite Tales
Celebrate spring through fun demos and hands-on activities and build and fly your own kite!
May 18, 2019 – Theme TBA
Designed for visitors of all ages and offers several hands-on opportunities for all to enjoy.
June 15, 2019 – Play Ball
Celebrate the beginning of summer by learning about the science behind sports activities.
July 20, 2019 – 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing
Help us commemorate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 - the first time humans set foot on the moon.
August 17, 2019 – National Aviation Day
Commemorate National Aviation Day by learning about the history and technology of aerospace.
September 28, 2019 – Fall with Gravity
Celebrate the fall while learning how we can overcome and cope with the force that causes falling!
October 26, 2019 – Spooktacular Aerospace Fun
Learn fun science principles through Halloween-themed activities! Come in your favorite costume!
November 16, 2019 – Exploring Engineering
Learn about engineering through fun demonstrations and hands-on activities.