Spring Break Family Programs

April 13-17 & April 20-24, 2020

Swing into spring with two weeks of special events and activities for children and families.
Unless otherwise noted, these activites will be available from 10:30am-2:30pm.


Monday, April 13 & 20, 2020
Model Airplane Workshop & Demonstrations
Build and fly balsa wood airplanes with help from our team. This workshop is designed for visitors ages 3 and older, and there is a $5.00 cost per model kit. Model builders will also give aircraft flight demonstrations throughout the day.
Tuesday April 14 & 21, 2020
Fun with Foam Flyers
Learn the science of wing design by building and launching a foam flyer to take home.
Wednesday April 15 & 22, 2020
Mini-Aerostats
Uncover the history of “lighter than air” aircraft and create a mini aerostat to take home.
Thursday April 16 & 23, 2020
Gliders Galore
Discover the science of flight by building and flying straw gliders with our team.
Friday April 17 & 24, 2020
Straw Rockets
Are you a rocket scientist? Test your skills by building and launching straw rockets in our one hundred foot launch zone.

All special events and activities are included with general admission except where noted and are subject to change.

During your visit be sure to visit our Wings 'n Things gift shop! The Museum and the gift shop will remain open until 5:00 p.m.

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36 Perimeter Rd., Windsor Locks, CT, 06096
860-623-3305