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Independence Day Celebration: Aeroplanes and Automobiles!

July 4

Independence Day Celebration:

Aeroplanes and Automobiles!

On Monday, July 4th, the National Museum of World War II Aviation will celebrate Independence Day with a display of World War II aircraft and vintage cars on the ramp outside of the museum’s Pavilion hangar.  The display will feature World War II fighters, bombers, flying boats and trainers and more than a dozen vintage vehicles from the Pikes Peak Chapter of the Vintage Motor Car Club of America.  This will be a great opportunity to photograph World War II-era aircraft and cars together!

Food and refreshments will be available for purchase.

Normal ticket prices apply.  Advance purchase prices:

Adult – $15

Child (4-12)  – $11

Senior and Military  – $13

WWII Veterans  – No Charge

Advance ticket purchase is advised on the museum’s website at  or tickets may be reserved by calling the museum at 719-637-7559.

Please note that all outdoor activities are subject to weather.


July 4


The museum’s two F-7F Tigercats and P-38 Lightning will be on tour Saturday, November 12th through Thursday, December 8th. All other aircraft will be on display throughout this period.

The museum will be closed on the following days during the holiday season:
Thursday, November 24
Saturday, December 24
Sunday, December 25
Sunday, January 1
Happy Holidays!