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Business Leaders Breakfast

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Family Day

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Museum Special Event

Museum's 50th Anniversary - November 01, 2013

It seems like only yesterday, but it’s been 50 years since the San Diego Aerospace Museum opened its doors for the first time. Since then, we’ve moved twice, added an annex at Gillespie Field, acquired the original Consolidated Aircraft Wind Tunnel and increased our aircraft collection from six to more than 120.

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Exhibit Opening

Atlas Exhibit Opening - March 10, 2011

An exciting new exhibit that tells the story of the Atlas rocket series from the late 1950s to the present using both graphics and videos.

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Consolidated Aircraft Online Exhibit Opening - October 19, 2010

October 20, 2010 marks the 75th anniversary of Consolidated Aircraft Corporation (later known as Convair) opening its doors in San Diego after relocating from New York. The company was responsible for building some of the most important aircraft in aviation history, including the PBY Catalina, B-24 Liberator, F-102 Delta Dagger, and F-106 Delta Dart, as well as the reliable Atlas launch vehicle, which was vital in sending America into space. To commemorate this important date, the Museum will unveil an online exhibition highlighting the history of Consolidated and its founder, Reuben H. Fleet.

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Educational Event

Aerosummer 2014 - July 14, 2014

The Museum offers a variety of half-day, week-long summer programs. These classes teach air and space history and science through hands-on activities such as designing and building model airplanes, launching model rockets, and flying simulators. Our summer camps run Monday-Friday, mid-July to late August. Registration is now open!

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Aviation Event

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Other Museum Events

2014 San Diego Model Expo and Swap Meet - June 07, 2014

Come to the San Diego Air & Space Museum's San Diego Model Expo & Kit, Model, & Aviation Collectable Show on June 7th! Plastic Kits, Wood Kits, Diecast, Toys, Art, Publications, Flight Gear and Memorabilia.

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Pacific Southwest Airlines Book Release Date - October 27, 2010

On Thursday, October 28th, 2010, the Library & Archives will release its newest publication "Pacific Southwest Airlines." The book features unique photos, many of them never seen before, highlighting the history of this historic airline. With its low fares and friendly service, Pacific Southwest Airlines (PSA) was one of the most successful regional airlines in American history. The book will be available for purchase online or in the Museum.

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San Diego County Residents Free Tuesday

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