The New England Air Museum, Open Cockpit

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Celebrate Father's Day weekend at the museum with Helicopter & Open Cockpit Day! Experience our helicopter collection, climb aboard historic aircraft, fly in our F-18 simulator, and more! The helicopters on display vary from the large 22,000 pound CH-54 Tarhe, sometimes called the Skycrane, to a small one man helicopter. In addition we will display […]

The New England Air Museum, Yoga at the Museum

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Join us for Yoga at the Museum on Saturday, June 8th, 8AM - 9AM! This class, taught by yoga instructor Mariah Rasmussen, is designed for all levels. Admission to the museum is included with your ticket. Please bring your own yoga mat and water. Mariah Rasmussen is a yoga instructor, dancer, and dance educator who's […]

The New England Air Museum, D-Day Anniversary

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

D-Day, observed annually on June 6, brings overwhelming memories of the brave men and women who fought a strategically planned and well-executed battle that ultimately led to the end of the Second World War. More than 75 years after the end of World War II, these memories remain fresh to the over 300,000 living U.S. […]

The New England Air Museum, Homeschool Day

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Monday May 20, 2024: Aviation Engineering    Meet an aerospace engineer & climb inside a one-of-a-kind aircraft, the Burnelli CBY-3 to learn about its unique design. Join us for a special day at the museum just for homeschoolers. Event includes hands-on activities, opportunities to meet retired aerospace engineers, open cockpits, and more! Adults: $10 per person […]

The New England Air Museum, Open Cockpit

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Climb inside a selection of historic aircraft! Join us for an author talk and book signing with Stasha Mills Healy and her book 100 Things to Do in Connecticut Before You Die. Author talk at 11AM, with book signing at 12PM. Included with admission. Climb inside a selection of historic aircraft with the help of […]

The New England Air Museum, Third Thursday: Simulator Night

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

The museum will stay open until 7PM on Thursday, May 16th with FREE SIMULATORS from 4PM - 7PM! Sims are first come first serve with purchase of admission.  

The New England Air Museum, Adult Aerospace Academy

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Friend or Foe? National Model Aircraft Project of World War II $20.00 Adult Aerospace Academy  In the wake of Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Navy and the Bureau of Aeronautics looked to the Nation’s school aged youth to build 500,000 model airplanes. Perceived as vital training aids, these wood models were used to teach pilots, aerial […]

The New England Air Museum, Space Expo

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

EXPERIENCE OUT OF THIS WORLD FUN AT THE NEW ENGLAND AIR MUSEUM’S ANNUAL SPACE EXPO! This in-person special event will feature guests from our region’s aerospace groups, activities for children and families, and much more! SPACE EXPO returns on Saturday, April 27, 2024, featuring keynote speaker Mike Mullane, NASA Astronaut (Ret.), Col., USAF (Ret.). Upon […]

The New England Air Museum, Adult Aerospace Academy

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

There Really WAS a Race to the Moon - And it was a lot Closer than You Think! $20.00 With fifty years of insight, and insights coming from declassified Soviet and US archival material, we now know that there really was a race to the Moon. But, the story most of us have heard for […]

The New England Air Museum, Easter Bunny

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Come meet the Easter Bunny at the New England Air Museum, participate in fun hands-on activities, and more! This event is included with admission. Library passes cannot be used for this event.    

The New England Air Museum, Workshop

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Woodturners Day Join us to learn all about woodturning with the Central Connecticut Woodturners Association! Watch how woodturners work, check out their pieces, and take a "turn" yourself!  This event is included with admission.

The New England Air Museum, Women Take Flight

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Meet local women in the aerospace industry, participate in hands-on STEM activities, climb aboard historic aircraft, use flight simulators, and more! The New England Air Museum will hold its annual event, Women Take Flight, on Saturday, March 2, 2024 from 10AM – 3PM. The museum’s family friendly celebration of women in aerospace features hands-on activities, […]

The New England Air Museum, Performance

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Bessie Coleman at the Museum Saturday, February 24th 11AM & 1PM Join us on Saturday, February 24th, with historian and performing artist Tammy Denease, who will be portraying famed aviator Bessie Coleman. Performances are included with general admission.

The New England Air Museum, School Vacation Week

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

CT & MA February Vacation February 19th - February 23rd Enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities during school vacation week at the New England Air Museum from 10:30AM - 2:30PM! All activities are included with museum admission and schedules are subject to change.

The New England Air Museum, Simulator Saturday

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Come fly with us! Try out our 3 NEW kid-friendly simulators, take a ride in our F-18, Redbird, and more! Kidsport sims are free with admission, other sims are an additional charge, first come first serve. Flights of Family Fun! Saturdays & Sundays, 10:30AM - 2:30PM From Story Time and Flight Science Demonstrations to hands-on […]

The New England Air Museum, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

The New England Air Museum will be open Monday, January 15, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day from 9AM – 4PM. Visitors can enjoy family friendly activities such as scavenger hunts and explore the museum’s three exhibit hangars. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.neam.org      

The New England Air Museum, Santa Claus

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Join us on Saturday, December 9th, for Stories with Santa! Santa will be telling holiday stories at the museum at 10AM and 1PM. Come hear Santa's stories, take selfies with Santa, enjoy holiday treats, and more! Stories are at 10AM & 1PM. Please choose your time and tickets below. All tickets must be purchased online. […]

The New England Air Museum, Behind the Scenes Restoration Tour

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

For one day only the NEAM restoration team will be offering tours of the Restoration Hangar! Listen to the crew as they discuss their newest projects and techniques. This event is included with standard admission. LEARN MORE Marine Toys for Tots Drive November 4th through December 9th The Museum is collecting new unwrapped toys for […]

The New England Air Museum, Veterans Day

New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT

Join us November 11th. Walk our hangars and learn about the history of aircrafts in our collection. Veterans and active military will receive FREE admission to the museum on Saturday, November 11th, in honor of Veterans Day. Please bring ID to receive free admission. *Department of Defense issued ID card, Veteran Health ID card, Veteran […]