Niagara Aerospace Museum

Niagara Aerospace Museum

The museum is temporarily closed, but will announce re-opening soon!

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Museum Temporarily Closed due to Coronavirus

Dear members, friends, and supporters, We hope to announce a date for limited re-opening soon! The Niagara Aerospace Museum has reviewed information about the coronavirus from a variety of sources and have determined that it is in the best interest of our visitors and the public in general to temporarily close the museum. The museum […]

Women of Aviation Event

Sunday, March 8, 2020 11am – 4pm Participate in a registered Guinness World Record Event The Pink Paper Plane ChallengeTM Perform an aerospace engineering activity Learn how planes fly Meet female pilots And much more! Admission: Adults $8, Kids 3-16 $5, Active Military $3, 65+ & Under 3 free Museum Map and Event Timeline(Download PDF […]

Just Announced… Celebration of Women of Aviation, Sunday, March 8 2020

Join us at the Niagara Aerospace Museum for Women of Aviation, a fun, all-ages celebration of the 110th anniversary of women in flight. Sunday, March 8, 202011am – 4pm Participate in a registered Guinness World Record Event The Pink Paper Plan ChallengeTM Perform an aerospace engineering activity Learn how planes fly Meet female pilots And much […]

Sept 18, 1919: Altitude Record set in Curtiss triplane

Curtiss Engineering Corporation test pilot Roland Rohlfs set a Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) World Record for Altitude when he flew a Curtiss 18T-2 Wasp triplane, U.S. Navy Bureau of Aeronautics serial number A3325, to an altitude of 9,577 meters (31,421 feet) over Roosevelt Field, Long Island, New York.¹ Contemporary sources, however, reported that Rohlfs’ peak altitude was […]