Maryland Aviation Museums

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 This list of has been archived together as a community.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 museum or organization for consideration please contact us. Photos and descriptions of locations will not be listed without expressed consent.

Aircraft Parking

Private pilots take notice! Airplane museums around the country are available for you to fly into. Many of the museums in the below aviation museum directory allow private pilots to park for free at their facilities. When you are planning your next flight out, think about checking out one of these museums and supporting the community. Be sure to check the website and / or call ahead for proper parking and taxi instructions.

Event Planning

Another great thing about aviation museums is those wide open hangars! Many of the below museums offer their hangars for events. Consider checking them out and renting a hangar for your next event.

Massey, MD

Massey Air Museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving “Grassroots Aviation” as you might have experienced it in the late 40’s at any rural airport shortly after WW2. Exhibits include many tail wheel aircraft, aircraft engines with a focus on the aviation heritage of Maryland and Delaware.The museum located on Massey Aerodrome MD1, a 3000’ x 100’ grass airport. The Massey Air Museum collection includes a replica 1911 Wright Glider, 1946 Ercoupe, 1937 Douglas DC-3, a Russian Antonov Ln-2 1000 hp biplane, 1940’s rotating beacon tower, a 100 year old working windmill with cypress wood tank inside the tower. 24 flying airplanes and 13 gliders are based at the airport. In the hangars, privately owned aircraft are available for viewing including two WW2 Stearman trainers and a 1943 Stinson (“Gull Wing”) Reliant that had been “loaned” to the British in WW2. The 3,000 volumes in the aviation library are available for loan to museum members.

Lexington Park, MD