Education Overview

About Us

The San Diego Air & Space Museum is dedicated to engaging the community with the past, present, and future of aerospace innovation. Our hands-on, inquiry-driven programming inspires learners of all ages, highlighting the creativity and imagination in science, technology, and engineering. 


Our Programs

School Group Visits

Workshops and Outreach Programs

Preschool Programs

Summer Camps

Pilot Ground School 




SPACE: Our Greatest Adventure engages students with the past, present and future of space exploration, pairing hands-on demonstrations and historic artifacts to inspire a future generation to reach for the stars. 



Educational Resources

The San Diego Air & Space Museum offers a variety of group and individual activities that are tailored to meet the needs of specific grade levels. All programs correlate with the State of California’s Academic Content Standards for Science, Math, History/Social Science, and/or Language Arts, the Science Framework for California Public Schools, Common Core State Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards.

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The Museum and Your Class

School Group Visits - Our exhibit galleries have a lifetime of learning opportunities.

School Programs - Fun, hands-on classes for Grades K-12

Outreach Programs - Can't make it to the museum? Bring our workshops to you!

Educational Competitions - Challenge students to bring STEM out of the classroom and into the community.

Resource Archive

Looking for our previous educator guides? Need a new engineering challenge for your classroom? 

Browse the Resource Archive, full of ideas for STEM lesson plans and activities.

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