Address
4721 Aircraft Drive, Lake Hood
Anchorage, AK 99502
phone: 907-248-5325
fax: 907-248-6391
e-mail: info@alaskaairmuseum.org
web: www.alaskaairmuseum.org
Hours
May - September
Daily 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
October - April
Wednesday - Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Admissions
$10 - Adults
$8 - Seniors
$6 - Children 5-12
under 5 - free
Museum Type(s)
Staff
Norm Lagarse, Executive Director
phone: 907-248-3207
David Morgan, Curator
phone: 907-248-3207
Shari Hart, Marketing Director
phone: 907-248-5325

Description

The museum houses 20 aircraft of various types including a 1928 Stearman C2B, a 1934 WACO YKC, a 1929 Travelair 6000B, a 1937 F-24-G, a 1937 Stinson SR9 "Gullwing," a 1943 Grumman Goose and a 1943 PBY 5A Catalina Canso. Exhibits include The Aleutian Campaign during WWII; Wiley Post and Will Rogers; the search for Carl Ben Eielson; historic polar flights and much more. A selection of historic aviation videos, pioneer pilots and their achievements is shown in the theater. Museum shop sells models, pins, clothing, stuffed animals, postcards, jewelry and other items relating to aviation.