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Educational Programs at Future of Flight Aviation Center

Family Zone

The Family Zone, open from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. daily, is home to a number of different activities all designed around a theme of aircraft manufacturing and assembly. Build a simple aircraft model, or use our Lego (and Lego-compatible) pieces to express new ideas about aircraft design. A kid-sized airport and airplanes allow future pilots of all ages to practice their take-offs and landings. Coloring and reading activities also are available for younger visitors. Drop-ins are welcome. No extra charge for ticket holders. Admission free for Future of Flight Foundation Members.

Maker Mondays, open from 3 p.m. - 8 p.m. takes place in the Future of Flight Aviation Center Gallery Maker Space. Collaborative maker spaces give you the opportunity to work on your own projects, while sharing and improving your 3D-modeling skills. Print your project on the MakerBot Replicator. Makers under 15 must be accompanied by an adult. Drop-ins are welcome. Admission is $5 per day plus $0.90 per gram for materials. Admission is free for Future of Flight Foundation Members plus $0.90 per gram for materials.

Weekend Family Workshops are 90-minute aviation themed workshops in the Flightline Room (adjacent to the Gallery) on Saturdays and Sundays at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Each workshop includes an aviation story and a make-and-take project. Drop-ins are welcome. No extra charge for ticket holders. Admission free for Future of Flight Foundation Members.