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  • By Lisa M. Riley

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force invites the public to a free, indoor Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 8 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Visitors of all ages are asked to bring their own basket and hunt for giant themed inflatables throughout the museum’s galleries and collect candy as they find it. There will also be free face painters, balloon artists, and glitter tattoos available throughout the day, as well as a visit from the Easter Bunny from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Visitors will also be able to enjoy the sounds of the U.S Air Force Band of Flight pop-up concerts scheduled for 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.

This event is made possible, in part, by the Air Force Museum Foundation. (Federal Endorsement Not Implied).

In 2023, the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force celebrates its 100th Anniversary.  Since 1923 the museum has grown from a small engineering study collection to the world's largest military aviation museum and is a world-renowned center for air and space power technology and culture preservation. Join us throughout 2023 as we celebrate our storied history with special events and exhibits for visitors of all ages. Visit our website for more information at

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton, Ohio, is the world’s largest military aviation museum. With free admission and parking, the museum features more than 350 aerospace vehicles and missiles and thousands of artifacts amid more than 19 acres of indoor exhibit space. Each year thousands of visitors from around the world come to the museum. For more information, visit                                                                           


NOTE TO PUBLIC: For more information, contact the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at (937) 255-3286.