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museum entranceThe College Park Aviation Museum is a top aviation destination in the Washington DC area. Only eight miles from downtown DC, the museum is easily accessible by car and public transportation. A great place to bring the whole family! For more information take a look at the menu to the left.    

Hours

Open daily from 10 am to 5 pm, except for major holidays.

Admission

Adults $4
Seniors $3
Children $2 (FREE 1 & under)

Museum Guidelines

  • Photography and videotaping are allowed in the museum gallery.
  • Food and drink are not permitted inside the museum.
  • While many of our displays are hands-on we remind you that anything behind barriers is off limits.
  • All children must have adult supervision while at the museum.

Directions to the Museum

Location
In College Park, Maryland near the University of Maryland, between Route 1 & Kenilworth Avenue (Route 201). Accessible from the Green Line, College Park/University of Maryland Metro Station.

From the Beltway
Take the Beltway (I-495) towards College Park and exit at Kenilworth Avenue (Exit 23). Turn south on Kenilworth Avenue (Rte. 201) at end of the ramp. Turn right at traffic light at Paint Branch Parkway. Turn right at traffic light at Corporal Frank Scott Drive. Continue to the entrance of the airport parking lot. Turn right onto service road and proceed to museum parking lot.

From Baltimore-Washington Parkway
Exit at Route 193 (Greenbelt Road) West toward College Park. Turn left onto Kenilworth Avenue, proceed for approximately one and a half miles and turn right onto Paint Branch Parkway. Turn right at first traffic light, which is Corporal Frank Scott Drive. Continue to entrance of the airport parking lot. Turn right onto service road and proceed to museum parking lot.

From U.S. Route 1
Turn onto Paint Branch Parkway at traffic light at the north entrance of the University of Maryland. Proceed through 4 traffic lights. The next traffic light is Corporal Frank Scott Drive, turn left. Continue to entrance of the airport parking lot. Turn right onto service road and proceed to museum parking lot.

From College Park Metro
Walk to intersection of Paint Branch Parkway and River Road. Cross Paint Branch Parkway and the parking lot. Turn onto Lehigh road, walking behind the green tennis bubbles. At the end of the street follow the path around to the left and on to the museum.