|When:||Doors Open 6pm, Dinner Starts 7pm|
|Where:||Museum Permanent Campus, 727 Airline Museum Way, Atlanta, GA|
|Tickets:||Call (404) 675-9266 or buy at www.AirlineMuseumGala.eventbrite.com|
|Directions:||I-75 North at Charles Grant Pkwy exit, opposite the entrance to the new International Terminal at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson airport. Follow the exit around to Airline Museum Way and take a right into the lot. Ample free parking available.|
Come visit our 6,000 square-foot interim museum facility, right off of I-75, just south of Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Our extensive collection of more than 35,000 artifacts includes thousands of timetables and ticket jackets, 200 vintage uniforms, hundreds of model airplanes, antique aviation toys, in-flight serving ware dating back to the 1930's, travel posters, aircraft components and so much more. Recent arrivals include an Eastern Airlines Martin 404 cockpit, later owned by Ray Charles, a Gate Gourmet catering truck, and the very first Tug tractor. Click here to see more of our collection.
Take a walk down memory lane with twelve new informative exhibits showcasing the history of the airline industry, a special section on commercial aviation in the south, a flight simulator, an art gallery, a special children's play space, an extensive library and archives, and a fantastic gift shop. Click here for Hours and Directions.
Coming soon will be our new Museum Campus comprised of several buildings, built in phases over a number of years. The main building will be a themed terminal covering the major decades of aviation, complete with jet-ways and full-size commercial airliners outside. Adjacent hangars and a Learning Center will contain our older aircraft, classrooms and career exploration areas, and a restoration shop.
Join aviation legends, current and retired airline employees, aviation enthusiasts, community leaders and supporters all over the world and consider becoming a member. Your investment in the museum effort will ensure that generations to come will be able to experience the history of commercial aviation.
Enjoy your stay at www.NationalAviationMuseum.com and be sure to add your name to our contact list so we notify you of upcoming events and news stories. Members will also receive our quarterly newsletter filled with events, news and information. Visit our store and read our blog as well.