Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is the museum open?
    • We are currently operating on our Summer hours and are open Wednesday through Sunday, from 10 am to 5 pm with our last entry at 4:30pm. Please check our website closely for Museum closure’s in regards to private events.
  • Where is the museum located?
    • The museum is located at 3100 Airport Ave, Santa Monica, CA. This is on the south side of the Santa Monica Airport. Do not follow the city signs on Ocean Park Blvd, these will lead you to our old location.
  • What is the flight simulator?
    • The flight simulator is a full motion simulator that has the ability to roll 360 degrees and pitch 360 degrees. You have complete control during aircraft simulations.
  • Is there a age limit or minimum to use the simulator?
    • There is no age limit. However, there is a 4 foot minimum to ride safely.
  • What is included with a membership?
    • There are a few different levels, each package comes with different amounts of guest passes. All memberships last one year from the date of purchase and you get discounted simulator tickets and 10% discount in the museum store.
  • Is the museum available for special events?
    • Yes, The Museum is available for special events, mainly (but not limited to) receptions, corporate dinners, holiday parties, and fundraisers. For more information, please go to our “Venue” page.

Hours of operation

The Museum is currently on Summer hours. We're open Wednesday - Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM (last entry at 4:30 PM)

Always check our front page for information on Museum closures pertaining to private events. They are generally posted at least two weeks beforehand.

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Special Offer!

On Wednesdays and Thursdays, the "MaxFlight Special" includes one adult admission and one MaxFlight Simulator ticket, an $18 value, for $12 (Children’s MaxFlight Special is $8, normally a $14 value. All riders must be at least 48 inches).