Aviation Museums Near You

Aviation Museums by State

There are many aviation and airplane museums around the United States. It would mostly likely take a lifetime and a fortune to travel to every single one. It doesn't mean that you cant try though!

In these pages you will find a list of aviation museums by state. Each museum contains a description, location, and various other military history museums you can find nearby. Milsurpia has been created for the military history enthusiast and wants to make finding these gems easier. This list of has been archived together as a community. If you notice a museum missing or would like to contribute information, please feel free to reach out and submit it!

To submit a aviation museum or organization for consideration please contact us. Photos and descriptions of locations will not be listed without expressed consent.

Alabama

Southern Museum of Flight
Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site
United States Army Aviation Museum

Alaska

Alaska Aviation Museum

Arizona

Commemorative Air Force Arizona Wing
Pima Air & Space Museum
Planes of Fame Air Museum (Valle)

Arkansas

Arkansas Air & Military Museum

California

Aerospace Museum of California
Air Force Flight Test Museum
Aviation Museum of Santa Paula
Castle Air Museum
Chico Air Museum
Commemorative Air Force Southern California Wing
Eagle Field Air Museum
Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum
Hiller Aviation Museum
Joe Davies Heritage Airpark
Lyon Air Museum
March Field Air Museum
Museum of Flying
Nike Missile Site SF-88
Oakland Aviation Museum
Pacific Coast Air Museum
Palm Springs Air Museum
Planes of Fame Air Museum (Chino Campus)
San Diego Air & Space Museum
San Diego Air & Space Museum Annex (Gillespie Field)
Saxon Aerospace Museum
Travis Air Force Base Heritage Center
Western Museum of Flight
Wings of History Museum
Yanks Air Museum

Colorado

CAF Rocky Mountain Wing Museum
National Museum of WW2 Aviation
Peterson Air and Space Museum
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
Spirit of Flight Foundation Museum
Vintage Aero Flying Museum
Wings Over the Rockies

Connecticut

Connecticut Air & Space Center
National Helicopter Museum
New England Air Museum

Delaware

Air Mobility Command Museum

Florida

American Space Museum
DeLand Naval Air Station Museum
Fantasy of Flight
Florida Air Museum
Kissimmee Air Museum
Military Heritage & Aviation Museum
National Naval Aviation Museum
Preston Aviation Tailwheel Flight School
United States Astronaut Hall of Fame
Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum
Wings of Dreams
Wings Over Miami

Georgia

Delta Flight Museum
Museum of Aviation (Warner Robins)
National Museum of Commercial Aviation
National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

Hawaii

Naval Air Museum Barbers Point
Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum

Idaho

Bird Aviation Museum and Invention Center
Rexburg Legacy Flight Museum
Warhawk Air Museum

Illinois

Air Classics Museum of Aviation
Air Combat Museum
Greater Saint Louis Air & Space Museum
Heritage in Flight Museum
Illinois Aviation Museum at Bolingbrook
Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum
Poplar Grove Wings & Wheels
Prairie Aviation Museum

Indiana

American Huey 369 Museum
Atterbury-Bakalar Air Museum
Freeman Army Airfield Museum
Grissom Air Museum

Iowa

Airpower Museum (Antique Airfield)
Iowa Aviation Museum

Kansas

Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum
Coffeyville Aviation Heritage Museum
Combat Air Museum
Cosmosphere
Kansas Aviation Museum
Mid-America Air Museum

Kentucky

Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Louisiana

Chennault Aviation and Military Museum

Maine

Maine Air Museum

Maryland

College Park Aviation Museum
Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum
Goddard Space Flight Center
Hagerstown Aviation Museum
Massey Air Museum
Patuxent River Naval Air Museum

Michigan

Aeronca Museum
Air Zoo
Selfridge Military Air Museum
Warbirds of Glory Museum
Yankee Air Museum

Minnesota

Commemorative Air Force Minnesota Wing
Fagen Fighters WWII Museum
Golden Wings Air Museum
Minnesota Air National Guard Museum

Missouri

Commemorative Airforce Missouri Wing
Historic Aircraft Restoration Museum
National Airline History Museum
Nicholas Beazley Aviation Museum
The Air & Military Museum of the Ozarks
TWA Museum

Montana

Museum of Mountain Flying

Nebraska

Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum

New Hampshire

Aviation Museum of New Hampshire
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center

New Jersey

Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey
Millville Army Air Field Museum
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum

New Mexico

New Mexico Museum of Space History
War Eagles Air Museum
Western New Mexico Aviation Heritage Museum

New York

American Airpower Museum
Bayport Aerodrome
Cradle of Aviation Museum
Empire State Aerosciences Museum
Glenn H. Curtiss Museum
National Soaring Museum
National Warplane Museum
Niagara Aerospace Museum
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome
Wings of Eagles Discovery Center

North Carolina

82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum
Carolinas Aviation Museum
Dare County Regional Airport
Hickory Aviation Museum
North Carolina Aviation Museum
Western North Carolina Air Museum
Wright Brothers National Memorial

North Dakota

Bismarck Air Museum
Dakota Territory Air Museum
Fargo Air Museum

Ohio

Armstrong Air and Space Museum
Butler County Warbirds
Carillon Historical Park
Champaign Aviation Museum
Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum
Grimes Flying Lab
Hawthorn Hill
International Women's Air & Space Museum
Liberty Aviation Museum
MAPS Air Museum
National Aviation Hall of Fame
National Museum of the United States Air Force
Parachute Museum
The Wright Cycle Company
Tri-State Warbird Museum
Waco Air Museum
Wright "B" Flyer

Oklahoma

99s Museum of Women Pilots
Stafford Air & Space Museum
Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium

Oregon

Classic Aircraft Aviation Museum
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Oregon Air and Space Museum
Oregon Aviation Historical Society
Pendleton Air Museum
Tillamook Air Museum
Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum

Pennsylvania

American Helicopter Museum
Eagles Mere Air Museum
Golden Age Air Museum
Harold F. Pitcairn Wings of Freedom Aviation Museum
Mid-Atlantic Air Museum
Piper Aviation Museum
Wings of Freedom Aviation Museum

South Dakota

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site
South Dakota Air and Space Museum

Tennessee

Beechcraft Heritage Museum
Museum of Flight
Tennessee Museum of Aviation

Texas

1940 Air Terminal Museum
American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum
Cavanaugh Flight Museum
Commemorative Air Force Coyote Squadron
Commemorative Air Force Rio Grande Valley Wing
Flight of the Phoenix Aviation Museum
Fort Worth Aviation Museum
Frontiers of Flight Museum
Hangar 25 Air Museum
Highland Lakes Squadron of the CAF
Historic Aircraft Memorial Museum
Lone Star Flight Museum
National WASP WWII Museum
Pioneer Flight Museum
Silent Wings Museum
Texas Air & Space Museum
Vintage Flying Museum

Utah

Hill Aerospace Museum
Historic Wendover Airfield

Virginia

Air Power Park
Military Aviation Museum
United States Air Force Memorial
Virginia Air and Space Center
Virginia Aviation Museum

Washington

Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum
Heritage Flight Museum
Museum of Flight
Olympic Flight Museum
Pearson Air Museum
Port Townsend Aero Museum

Wisconsin

EAA Aviation Museum

Wyoming

Warren ICBM and Heritage Museum