Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum, Anchorage, Alaska
4721 Aircraft Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99502| Map |
Located on Lake Hood Seaplane Base, the Alaska Aviation Museum is both an educational and fun attraction to explore when visiting Anchorage, Alaska. The museum houses historic aircraft, artifacts and memorabilia to foster public interest in aviation and its history. Among the things to see with kids are more than 30 aircraft on display, a restoration hangar, flight simulators, two theaters and a Hall of Fame. Although the gift shop doesn't have specific children's toys, young aviation fans may enjoy the books, stickers and t-shirts. Tours are typically self-guided, but with advance notice, visitors can request a free guided tour of the Alaska Aviation Museum in Anchorage, Alaska.
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Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
A good time to visit the Alaska Aviation museum is upon arrival or before departing from the airport in Anchorage, Alaska. If the weather is nice, it's fun to enjoy a picnic on the lawn and watch the float planes take off and land on Lake Hood.
Address: 4721 Aircraft Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99502| Map
Hours: Mon-Sun 9 am - 5 pm
Price: Adults (13-64): $10; Children (5-12): $6; Children under 5: Free; Seniors (65+): $8