Homeschool Programs

Fall 2021 - Spring 2022


Enjoy a day at the museum with fellow homeschoolers. All Homeschool Days include themed scavenger hunts, hands-on Build and Fly Challenges, open cockpits in historic aircraft, and family friendly tours of our collection. Additional featured activities include:

Monday November 22, 2021: All About Airplanes
Meet an airplane pilot & climb inside our Douglas DC-3 to learn about its ongoing restoration.

Monday February 7, 2022: Helicopters 101
Meet an engineer & climb inside our fully restored Sikorsky CH-54B Skycrane.

Monday May 16, 2022: Balloons and Blimps
Meet an aeronaut, climb inside a balloon basket, and learn about the restoration of our Goodyear K-28 Blimp Car from World War II.

Online pre-registration is required. Register for the full series (all three dates) and save 25% off student rates! Registration closes one week prior to each event.

Single event per student (Ages 4-17) $20.00
Single event per adult (Ages 18+) $10.00

Full series per student $45.00
Full series per adult $30.00

Children ages 3 and under admitted free

Register online HERE.

Library passes, free general admission passes, coupons, and museum memberships do not apply to Homeschool Day fees. Families are encouraged to bring a brown bag lunch to enjoy in our snack room and/or outdoor picnic areas. As of August 20, 2021 the town of Windsor Locks, CT requires masks/face coverings for all people ages 2 and older while in indoor public spaces regardless of vaccination status. For more information on this town order, please click HERE.

For questions or more information contact, Amanda Goodheart Parks, Ph.D., Director of Education, by phone at 860-623-3305 X313 or submit this Contact Education Form.

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