Grissom Air Museum

Peru, IN

Where are we going?

Grissom Air Museum
1000 West Hoosier Boulevard

765 689-8011

What is there to do?

Did you know that the Grissom Air Museum is one of the nations fastest growing aviation museums? Well, it is, and it's here you can learn about a number of fascinating historic aircraft, enjoy some hands-on experiences, and learn about history at the same time!

climb the Observation Tower, view exciting exhibits, and enjoy a modern, hands-on facility.Families, tour groups, schools, and historians of all kinds will find many great opportunities for fun and enrichment. Begin your ascent today into the thrilling skies of the Grissom Air Museum!

Grissom Air Museum is filled with some pretty incredible aircraft from the Cold War era, and other combats. You'll see bombers, fighters, cargo, drones, trainers and SO much more!

Even the military base has a rich history of it's own, starting out in 1954 as the Bunker Hill Air Force Base.

It's not just the aircraft that offer learning experiences for the family. You can learn what it's like to be called an "airmen", jump into a cockpit and see what it would be like to fly a real plane, climb the Tower and even takeoff in their simulator!

So jet set into your next family day out in style, and head to the Grissom Air Museum for some aviation exploration!

Pilots, prepare for take off!

How much does it cost?

Adults: $6

Children: $6

Discount: Seniors and military recieve $1 off admission

Free Under: 5 years


Need a little extra help?

Just give them a call to ask about accessibility, they will be happy to advise!


When can we go?

Summer Hours: 10am - 4pm Monday to Saturday, then 1pm - 5pm Sunday. Rest of season varies so check online.

Season runs early March to mid-December. Open daily in summer, then open only Friday to Sunday in spring and fall


Any top tips?

They host some pretty fun events across the year, so check out the website for updates! They include Air & Space Expos, and car shows!

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