Missouri 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 This list of has been archived together as a community.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.

Nicholas Beazley Aviation Museum

The Nicholas Beazley museum helps preserve the history of aviation that took place in Marshall, Missouri. The museum’s namesake is the Nicholas Beazley Aircraft Company named after its founders Russell Nicholas and Howard Beazley. The corporation had a short lived history from 1921 to 1937 but left a large impression on the community. Visitors can learn all about the company and its history at the museum. According to the museum, “Individuals and groups are welcome at the museum. School field trips are encouraged. Arrangements can be made by contacting the museum in advance. A qualified docent will be made available. Come enjoy the interactive exhibits (some designed especially with young people in mind), videotaped personal recollections, restored planes, memorabilia, and much more.” As always, be sure to check the museum website prior to traveling for an update on hours and operations.

Kansas City, MO