Events & Activities
We invite legendary pilots, astronauts, scientists, historians, and other experts in the field of aviation and spaceflight to speak at the Museum on a regular basis. Most of our lectures are webcast, recorded, and archived for your enjoyment.
Below is an archive of online conferences produced by our staff. During these conferences, participants from around the world engaged in interactive discussions with our experts about various topics related to aviation and space history.
Learn by doing! Explore the science of aerodynamics, learn about the cultural history surrounding aviation, test your knowledge of geography, and more through these interactive activities.
Time and Navigation
How Things Fly
Learn about the basic principles of flight.
Activities focused on the Wright brothers and the first airplane.
Apollo Space Program
Online Conference: Apollo Space Program. For secondary school students and educators.
Geography From Space
Test your geography knowledge with this online quiz.
Have we Imagined Other Worlds?
Online Conference: How Have we Imagined Other Worlds? Learn how space-themed science fiction and toys inspired our fascination with the "space frontier."
America by Air
Activities focused on the development of commercial aviation.