Public Museum Events

The Great Paper Airplane Fly-Off

The Great Paper Airplane Fly-Off is our exclusive competition for kids ages 6 to 14 awarding a 60-minute introductory airplane flight over Tucson for the longest throw for a paper airplane in each age group. This event is free for all participants!  

Participants receive a FREE t-shirt and  can bring 4 guests to the event. Everyone at the event is eligible for great door prizes including NASCAR race tickets; NFL Tickets; Mars Chocolate North America candies and more. Advanced registration is required (register early, it fills up!).

9th Annual Great Paper Airplane Fly Off - April 18th 2020

Registration will open Feb 10th 2020 


Model Airplane Make N'Take

Introduce your young aviator to the hobby of model building with Pima Air and Space Museum. This event is free with paid entrance into the Museum! Each child will be given an E-Z Build model airplane to assemble and take home.Parent participation is required.

1st Saturday of the Month – for ages 5 and up 

To confirm details, dates, and times check our events calendar. 

Night of Fright

Kids! Costumes! Candy! Crafts!

This is “non-scary” Halloween carnival. Its fun for the whole family!

The admission price is $10 for ages 13 & older; members and children ages 12 & under are FREE. We encourage costumes and offer family-friendly Halloween activities.

Parts of the Museum will be open for viewing  under ghoulish lights!

Pima Air & Space Museum

Creating unlimited horizons in aerospace education through the preservation and presentation of the history of flight.

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6000 E. Valencia Road Tucson, AZ 85756

Open 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Daily Last admittance at 3:00pm