Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation

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Notice: 

The main gallery of the College Park Aviation Museum will be closed for a major window renovation project beginning Friday, September 5- most of October 2014.

The museum will be open for normal hours from 10 am-5 pm.

Visitors will be able to enjoy temporary exhibits in our auditorium, including "Hidden Treasures, Hidden Stories" or they can shop our wonderful gift shop.

During this renovation period, admission fees will be waived; however, donations will be gladly accepted. 

Questions? Please don’t hesitate to call us at 301-864-6029 or to e-mail us!

Trains and Planes
Trains and Planes
Miniature trains, villages, tunnels and depots spark the imagination as they bring history to life. The National Capital Trackers bring a fascinating and constantly moving display of model railroads to the museum. Free with museum admission. Saturday, August 30-Monday, September 1. 

Bicycle Aviation History
Cycle through Aviation History
Let's cycle through 250 years of aviation history! Grab your bikes (and helmets) to enjoy a guided tour along the Anacostia River trails. You’ll learn about many historical aviation feats, from the first hot air balloon flight to intriguing inventions, and more! Saturday, September 6, 10 am Rain date, September 7, 10 am 

Flying Forces Aviation Unit
Flying Force: The Prince George's County Police Aviation Unit 
Come out to Flying Force to get a behind-the-scenes look at the history and daily life of the police aviation unit. Spectacular large-format photographs will give you a bird’s eye view of a day in a chopper!

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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.