We are proud to announce the upcoming visit from John M. Collins "The Paper Airplane Guy." He is an author, educator and Guinness world record paper airplane distance holder. Collins has made numerous television appearances including Conan, NatGeo, Discovery, Science Channel, The Hallmark Channel, ESPN, NFL Network, CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC as well as been being featured in Wired, Wall Street Journal and Make Magazine.
This riveting presentation features the research of Major General (ret.) Mark Musick and Douglas Wellman which lead to the book “Boxes: The Secret Life of Howard Hughes.”
After eight years of extensive research and finally coming to the conclusion that Eva McLelland’s wild tale was absolutely accurate; the book “Boxes” was published in 2010, a true story of intrigue and mystery that rewrites history.
The daughter of Lt. Charles Nehring, who flew C-47 missions in the SW Pacific during WW II, tells the largely forgotten story of the airborne missions flown in the South West Pacific Theater. Hear briefings on the airborne missions at Nadzap, Noemfoor, Corregidor, Tagaytay Ridge and Appari which were flown by the by men of the 317th Troop Carrier Group and jumped by the 503rd and 11th Airborne. Using never before seen photos; rare color film and first-hand reports, Kay shares the story of each of these remarkable events. A moving tribute to heroic veterans who served there and are now largely gone.
Saturday, September 8, 2018
10th Annual Fargo Air Museum Celebrity Dinner & Auction is our key fundraiser to support our efforts throughout the year. As a non-profit, we depend on community support! Everyone has a great time. Details to follow.
Single tickets, full tables of 8 or 10, and sponsorships are on sale now!
Individuals and corporations that would like to sponsor a portion of the event should contact Jackie Williams at (701) 293-8043.
Join us for our
Donation Double Down
February, 8th 2018
We will be hosting an open house on Thursday, February 8th, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to celebrate our Donation Double Down event.
All donations committed during our event will be matched, up to $10,000, once we reach $10,000!
That makes your contribution twice as nice!
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Bring the kids out to enjoy Disney's Planes, a cropdusting plane with a fear of heights lives his dream of competing in a famous around-the-world aerial race. Kids can climb in "Dusty" for a picture and also grab a coloring sheet and crayons to create a masterpiece!
This month’s free camp is focused on Exploration. Discover how explorers have aided in our understanding of our world. Learn how exploration differs from adventure travel, trekking or hiking, trips or outdoor adventures.
This camp is tailored for two different age groups, 6–10 (10 am - Noon) and 11–18 (10:15 am - 3 pm).
The Way Back Movie Night at Fargo Air Museum
Join us for The Way Back. The Way Back is inspired by The Long Walk (1956), the memoir by former Polish prisoner of war Sławomir Rawicz, who claimed to have escaped from a Soviet Gulag and walked 4,000 miles to freedom in World War II. Rated PG-13
We are closed for a special event November 3 and will open for the public again on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.
The American Fighter Ace stands alone as an extraordinary man who has distinguished himself among the elite in aerial combat. He has proven himself the hunter rather than the hunted. Throughout aviation history, during World War II, Korea, and Vietnam these heroic pilots possessed the skills, fortitude and courage to survive combat missions and return home with no fewer than five enemy kills.
A one of a kind collection of the rarest historical military planes in the world will be near you. Come see them up close and personal, and better yet fly in one!
Departing from the Fargo Air Museum. We have a limited number of seats, flights are filling up fast.
Rides in the aircraft will be offered Friday, Sept. 15 - Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
Visit location page for available flights.
Fargo Air Museum's golf tournament returns!
Monday, September 11th at Maple River Golf Club, join other golfers for a four person scramble or bring your own team of four to compete for 18 holes of golf!
Registration includes: all golf fees, BBQ lunch, Steak Dinner - not to mention there'll also be awards and door prizes!
- Registration: 11 am - 12 pm
- Lunch: 11 am - 12:30 pm
- Shotgun Start: 12:30 pm
- Steak Dinner (cash bar): 5:30 pm