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Make Your Next Event Soar in Style at the San Diego Air & Space Museum!

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When it comes to your next special get together, the sky is the limit at the San Diego Air & Space Museum!

The Museum is unique because of its spacious layout, particularly its open-air Pavilion of Flight and its back patio and its magnificent views of San Diego’s beautiful downtown skyline. The Museum’s open taxiway at our Annex at Gillespie Field in El Cajon also is a future possibility for hosting special events adjacent to an active airport runway.

We offer multiple unique and wonderful outings at the Museum, all in spacious, open-air locations perfect for hosting your next celebration.

Make your next Corporate outing an extraordinary night and one that will have all your guests talking about for years to come! To help make your event truly special, the San Diego Air & Space Museum will personalize your experience by creating a customized evening tailored to fit your needs. We can host both small and large groups, from intimate gatherings to massive celebrations and everything in between in our spacious Pavilion of Flight. Guests are able to travel through time while touring our Space and Aviation Exhibits while sipping on cocktails and enjoying small bites. Here are just a few of the amenities we have to offer:

  • Exclusive access to the Museum for you and your guests
  • Professional Event Lighting
  • Tables, Chairs, Linens, Centerpieces (optional based on preference)
  • AV/80” flat screens to display slideshows and videos
  • Use of our state-of-the-art 3D/4D Movie Theater which features multiple short films
  • Test your flying skills in one of our three Interactive Simulators
  • Enjoy food and beverages while strolling through the Exhibits and Galleries
  • View San Diego’s stunning downtown skyline from our Observation Deck
  • Experience the thrill of standing under airliners on final approach into San Diego International Airport

Make your next Dance or Prom take flight at the San Diego Air & Space Museum! Our staff have the time-tested expertise to help organize your event and create a truly memorable evening; we have years of experience in designing the perfect setup and bringing your Theme to life. Dance the night away on our custom dance floor in one of San Diego’s most magical venues, complete with elaborate lighting and unforgettable ambiance. We are here to help you plan each step of the way!!

Imagine your wedding at one of the most exceptional settings anywhere in San Diego at the Air & Space Museum. An atrium under the stars, art deco architecture and historic aircraft and spacecraft create a never-to-be-forgotten atmosphere for your special day. We are able to offer green rooms, ceremony site, cocktail hour and reception area all in one location, making the evening transition with ease and class. The SDASM was recently voted one of the top 10 venues in the Union Tribune for Best of 2020 so do not miss this chance to be united under the Stars. Discover how our professional staff can transform this beautiful, unique landmark into an everlasting memory you and your loved ones will talk about for the rest of your lives.

The caterer or vendor you select is critical to the success of your gathering. Our preferred vendors will do everything for you, from initial party planning through specific last-minute details. Here is a list of preferred caterers who have experience working in one of San Diego’s most memorable settings. All of the vendors listed are very familiar with the Museum’s layout, rules, regulations as well as providing excellent service, food and vision to make your get-together a smashing success.

If you choose a caterer not on our list, we will need to meet with a representative from the catering company before we can grant final approval. A cleaning deposit will be required when you book.

Click here to view our Special Events Brochure.

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