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Welcome to the Air Zoo!

Get ready to embark on a whole new adventure of time and space. Be sure to visit the Air Zoo's new expansion for a historic and multi-sensory experience. At the Air Zoo, you can learn all about the history of aviation and space, enjoy many amusement park-style rides, watch a 4D movie, pilot a flight simulator and more!

Download our visitor brochure, which includes a facility map, here!

Air Zoo: A Multi-Sensory Experience

Air Zoo facility map
East Wing-Space and Beyond (Pink/Light Purple) East Wing Aircraft (1, Purple) East Wing Aircraft Cont. (1, Purple)
A. Library Boeing-Stearman N2S-5 Kaydet Naval Aircraft Factory Yellow Peril
B. Space Shuttle Replica & Space Suit Douglas AD-4NA Skyraider North American AT-6 Texan
C. Destiny Module, Working in Space Modeule & Cupola Douglas C-47 Skytrain North American T-28 Trojan
D. Moon Rock & Lunar Rover Douglas SBD-3 Dauntless Piasecki HUP-3 Retriever
E. El Kabong Fairchild PT-23 Cornell Ryan PT-22 Recruit
F. Magic Planet Goodyear FG-1D Corsair Schweizer LNS-1
G. Women in Aviation & Space Exhibit Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat Timm N2T-1 Tutor
H. Space: Dare to Dream Exhibit Grumman FM-2 Wildcat Vultee BT-13A/SNV-1 Valiant
I. World War II Artifacts Hiller UH-12 WACO CG-4A Flying Jeep
  Laister-Kauffman TG-4A  
Beginnings (2, Green) Missions (3, Blue) Sentinels at Sea (4, Yellow)
Curtiss JN-4 "Jenny" (scale model) Aeronca L-3B Defender Bell AH-1J Sea Cobra
Fairchild 24-K Forwarder Bell P-39 Airacobra Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
Fokker Tri-Plane (replica) Curtiss XP-55 Ascender Grumman F-14A Tomcat
Howard GH-2 Nightingale Grumman G-73 Mallard McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Montgolfier Balloon (model) Hispano HA-1112 Buchon Vought F-8J Crusader
Murphy's Renegade Spirit Lockheed P-38 Lightning (scale model)  
Spad VII (replica) North American B-25J Mitchell  
Travel Air Mystery Ship (replica) Piper L-4 Grasshopper  
WACO INF Republic P-47D Thunderbolt  
Wolf Boredom Fighter    
Wright Flyer (replica)    
Journeys Beyond (5, Grey) Lobby (6, Light Green)
Lockheed SR-71B Blackbird Curtiss P-40N Warhawk
Museum Lobby Main Exhibit Floor Second Floor Mezzanine
W. Ticket Counter J. Missions 4-D Theater Kitty Hawk Cafe & Seating
X. Fly Buy Museum Store K. Paratrooper Jump a. Observation Deck
Y. Memorial Plaza L. Guadalcanal Memorial Museum & Michigan Aviation Hall of Fame b. Warhawk Meeting Room
  M. Flying Circus Bi-Plane Ride c. Corsair Meeting Room
  N. Century of Flight Ferris Wheel d. Wildcat Meeting Room
  O. Kids' Korner e. Parish Boardroom
  P. Montgolfier Balloon Race  
  Q. World War I Kiosk  
  R. World War II Kiosk  
  S. Full-Motion Flight Simulators  
  T. Traveling Exhibit Hall  
  U. Mission to Mars/Corsair Challenge  
  V. 3-D Space Shuttle Ride  
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