Touch down at the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center for a one of a kind experience. Kids can climb aboard helicopters of all kinds for a truly unique hands-on experience. The Museumâ€™s display of over thirty-five helicopters is sure to fascinate and interest visitors of all ages. Enjoy a free movie about the history of helicopters in our Theater. You can also enjoy a 5-minute helicopter ride for $35 per person (third Saturday of every month). Provided by Helidel Helicopters Inc. The American Helicopter Museum also has a safe young childrenâ€™s play and rest area and a computer simulator for the older kids. The Museum features many of the earliest rotary aircraft including the prototype for the first mass-produced helicopter. Also on display is the only tilt-rotor Osprey V-22 on public exhibition in the world, as well as a number of experimental aircraft.
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Bus Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours, Handicapped Access, Vending machines
General Information: Dates Closed: Major Holidays - Check our website at www.helicoptermuseum.org, Hours: Wed. - Sat. 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sun. noon - 5:00 p.m. By Appointment Only and Group Tours - Monday and Tuesday, Open Year-round