Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation

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The Museum is open daily from 10 am-5 pm, except for major holidays. Read more to help plan your visit.

Brown Bag Lunch
Brown Bag Lunch and Learn   Bring your lunch and join us for a different topic and discussion on Zeppelins, Blimps, and Airships. Wednesday, May 11, at 12 noon. Free
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Cycle through Aviation History
Discover 250 years of flight in a guided bicycle tour in partnership with Anacostia Heritage Trails Area, Inc. The outdoor ride will be a flat 10-mile loop on trails and paved streets. Bicycles and helmets are available. Persons 16 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Saturday, May 14, 10 am $6/participant; Registration required. 
Exhibit Over Here and Over There
Exhibit: Over Here & Over There:  College Park during World War I   
Meet the minds behind our latest exhibit "Over Here and Over There." Explore the development of aircraft, discover how the first military pilots influenced aviation during and after WWI and learn about the role of Prince George's County and its residents during the war. 
Art Contest at CPAM Art Contest 
Students grades K-8 will create artwork on the theme of WWI aviation innovation. Artists in high school and older will design propaganda posters that reflect the ideas circulated during that time period. Top entries will be displayed at the museum with prizes awarded to the winners of each category. Deadline Apr. 22; Reception May 22. For more information, visit Field of Firsts.
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Have your birthday party at College Park Aviation Museum!
The museum hosts Aviation Adventure Birthday Parties for youth ages 3-12. Each party includes an aviation-themed craft, museum exploration, a private party room, and other fine amenities. Please call 301-864-6029 for availability or visit this page for more information.