New England Air Museum is home to an ever changing roster of events – ranging in focus from children, to students and adults. Please explore our featured upcoming events below!
From Story Time and Flight Science Demonstrations to hands-on Build & Fly Challenges and Family Tours, enjoy family-friendly drop-in programs. Included with general admission and subject to change.
Visit the New England Air Museum to see the award winning film "Wings of Change" for Black History Month to learn about those who overcame major obstacles to become groundbreaking titans of aviation.
Meet local women in the aerospace industry, participate in hands-on STEM activities, climb aboard historic aircraft, use flight simulators, and more!
Keynote speaker: Terry VandenDolder
Join us to learn all about woodturning with the Central Connecticut Woodturners Association! Watch how woodturners work, check out their pieces, and take a "turn" yourself!
Included with admission.
Join us for an author talk with Mark Musick on his book Boxes: The Secret Life of Howard Hughes.
Join us for a presentation and discussion on sustainable aviation, featuring Dr. Michael Winter, Principal Fellow Advanced Technology, Pratt & Whitney.
Come meet the Easter Bunny at the New England Air Museum, participate in fun hands-on activities, and more! This event is included with admission.
Library passes cannot be used for this event.
Hear the latest in historical research on the Moon Race from Dr. Bill Barry, NASA Chief Historian from 2010 to 2020.
Save the date for this year's Space Expo! This special event will feature guests from our region’s aerospace industry, activities for children and families, and much more! More info to come!
NEAM Curator Mike Thornton explores the legacy of the forgotten chapter of World War II and his research into the experiences of students and their schools in the National Model Aircraft Project.
Join us for a special day at the museum just for homeschoolers. Event includes hands-on activities, opportunities to meet retired aerospace engineers, open cockpits, and more!
Explore the U.S.S. Constitution and Museum, the Charlestown Navy Yard, and the Metropolitan Waterworks Museum in support of NEAM.
The New England Air Museum is honored to host a special lecture given by Gary Powers Jr. on the Cold War and U2 Incident. Powers is the son of U-2 pilot Gary Powers, Sr.
Enjoy the best of beautiful Burlington, VT including a dinner cruise on Lake Champlain, Shelburne Museum, and an exclusive tour of the Vermont Air National Guard Base in support of NEAM.
Explore the best of Eastern Canada with visits to the Canada Air and Space Museum, Chateau Frontenac, Notre Dame Cathedral's AURA show, and a Rideau Canal cruise in support of NEAM.