The San Diego Air & Space Museum’s exhibit, “American Women of Flight,” honors the contributions to the world of aviation by women. Notable aviatrixes, such as Bessie Coleman, Jacqueline Cochran, Fran Bera, Sally Ride, and many others are featured.
The Museum is proud to showcase an exciting exhibit telling the story of the Atlas rocket series from the late 1950s to the present using both graphics and videos.
The Museum opened a special play area for kids, the Kid’s Aviation Action Hangar! This special “kids only” area has an abundance of attractions for kids of all ages.
The Museum recently premiered a new permanent exhibit honoring astronaut Wally Schirra. It chronicles his life from military fighter pilot to Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo astronaut.