American Airpower Museum

Located in a landmarked hangar of the former Republic Aircraft factory, the American Airpower Museum is an ideal setting to introduce grade 6-12 students to the role US military aviation played in the defeat of Germany and Japan during World War II. Exhibits and aircraft range from WWI to the Iraq War. Our docents interpret the exhibits and historic aircraft within the context of 20th century American history, while paying tribute to the men and women who fought overseas and worked in defense plants at home.

contact info

Hrs: Thur.-Sun. 10:30AM-4PM.

School

Students K-5 will learn about the basics of aerodynamics and how airplanes fly, using the functional aircraft that sit on the hangar floor as examples and hands-on exhibits.

supports classroom learning in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
American history, military, World War I, World War II, Iraq War, aviation, war.

contact info
Name: Larry Starr
Phone: 631-293-6398

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone. Cost: Fee

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

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American Airpower Museum

Located in a landmarked hangar of the former Republic Aircraft factory, the American Airpower Museum is an ideal setting to introduce grade 6-12 students to the role US military aviation played in the defeat of Germany and Japan during World War II. Exhibits and aircraft range from WWI to the Iraq War. Our docents interpret the exhibits and historic aircraft within the context of 20th century American history, while paying tribute to the men and women who fought overseas and worked in defense plants at home.

contact info

Hrs: Thur.-Sun. 10:30AM-4PM.

Scouts

Scout groups can work on Aviation badges at the American Airpower Museum. Visit during select weekends for exciting air shows.

Best for scout groups in 4th-12th grade.

supports scout badges in:
Social Studies.

topics covered:
Aviation, American history, military, World War I, World War II, Iraq War, aviation, war.

contact info
Phone: 631-293-6398

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School Group Size: 10 minimum. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone. Cost: Fee

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

American Airpower Museum

Located in a landmarked hangar of the former Republic Aircraft factory, the American Airpower Museum is an ideal setting to introduce grade 6-12 students to the role US military aviation played in the defeat of Germany and Japan during World War II. Exhibits and aircraft range from WWI to the Iraq War. Our docents interpret the exhibits and historic aircraft within the context of 20th century American history, while paying tribute to the men and women who fought overseas and worked in defense plants at home.

contact info

Hrs: Thur.-Sun. 10:30AM-4PM.

Camp

Campers can learn about aviation in the context of American and 20th-century history, while enjoying our functional aircraft that sit on the hangar floor. Groups can also learn about the basics of aerodynamics, and how airplanes fly. Book a birthday party with the Museum for a guided tour, pizza and soda, and fun crafts and games.

Best for camp groups in 4th-12th grade.

topics covered:
American history, military, World War I, World War II, Iraq War, aviation, war.

contact info
Phone: 631-293-6398

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School Group Size: 10 minimum. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone. Cost: Fee

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

American Airpower Museum

Located in a landmarked hangar of the former Republic Aircraft factory, the American Airpower Museum is an ideal setting to introduce grade 6-12 students to the role US military aviation played in the defeat of Germany and Japan during World War II. Exhibits and aircraft range from WWI to the Iraq War. Our docents interpret the exhibits and historic aircraft within the context of 20th century American history, while paying tribute to the men and women who fought overseas and worked in defense plants at home.

contact info

Hrs: Thurs.-Sun. 10:30AM-4PM.

Homeschool

Homeschool students can learn about the history of aviation, aerodynamics, and how airplanes fly; using both the aircraft and the hands-on exhibits. Book a birthday party with the Museum for a guided tour, pizza and soda, and fun crafts and games.

topics covered:
Social studies, American history, aviation, Iraq War, military, war, World War I, World War II.

contact info
Phone: 631-293-6398

TRIP INFO

Grade Level: Elementary School, Middle School, High School Group Size: Varies. Program Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies.Recommended Ratio of Youth to Chaperones: Varies. Registration: Phone. Cost: Fee

History Museum Lesson Plan

FUN FACTS

A history museum or historical museum is a museum dedicated to presenting artifacts and exhibits reflecting the history of a particular nation, local level or a specific historical prospective or period.

History museums and historic houses or sites constitute the largest number of museums in the United States.

View Lesson Plan>>

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