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The New England Air Museum, Flights of Fun

October 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT

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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 24, 2021

Join us for a variety of family friendly, social distanced activities every weekend. Flights of Fun Family Programs are included with general admission and schedules are subject to change.

Facilitated Activities:

Scavenger Hunts

9:00am-4:00pm

Explore the museum and earn a prize from our Gift Shop. Reader and non-reader versions are available for visitors of all ages to enjoy.

Computerized Flight Simulators

9:00am-4:00pm

Take to the virtual skies using our computerized flight simulators. Visitors are encouraged to use hand sanitizer prior to participating.

Open Cockpit Experiences

10:30am-2:30pm

Available upon request, visitors can climb inside select historic aircraft and learn the fundamentals of flight from museum volunteers. Visitors are encouraged to use hand sanitizer prior to entering aircraft cockpits.

Build and Fly Challenges

10:30am-2:30pm

Hands-on activities for youth and families featuring a different take-home activity every day. Visitors are encouraged to use hand sanitizer prior to participating.

Flight Science Demonstrations

11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm

Discover the science of flight with interactive demonstrations led by the museum’s Public Programs Team.

Winter hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 9 am to 4 pm. Veterans and military service men and women with military identification are free courtesy of KeyBank. Admission is $16.00 for ages 15 and up, $14.00 for seniors 65 and up and $10.00 for ages 4 to 14. New England Air Museum members and children under 3 are admitted free.

Details

Date:
October 23
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
EDT

Venue

New England Air Museum
36 Perimeter Road
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
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Phone:
(860) 623-3305
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