Grissom Air Museum

Peru, IN

Where are we going?

Grissom Air Museum
1000 W Hoosier Blvd
IN 46970

765 689-8011

What is there to do?

Did you know that Grissom Air Museum is one of the nations fastest growing aviation museums? Well, you can check it all out on your next family day out!

Here it's ALL about aviation history, with plenty of hands-on learning for the kids! They can learn about the historic aircraft, and even climb the Observation Tower (what can you see from the top, kids?)

There are exciting exhibits to check out and plenty of modern, hands-on fun!

You can check out the history of the military base that started in 1954 as the Bunker Hill Air Force Base, before heading outside to see 24 real life military aircraft that served in various conflicts, from WWII right through to today!

Kids an see historic aircraft from the Cold War era, and learn what it's like to be called an "airman". Did we mention you can take off in a simulator too?

From the H1-Huey Helicopter, to the Bomb Loader, and the F-4 Phantom, it's always so fun for kids to see real live aircraft up close with their own eyes.

It's time to begin your ascent into your next family day out, and into the thrilling skies of the Grissom Air Museum!

How much does it cost?

Adults: $6

Children: $6

Discount: Seniors and military $1 discount

Free Under: 5 years


Need a little extra help?

Give them a call to ask about the accessibility of the museum


When can we go?

Summer: 10am - 4pm Monday to Saturday, 1pm - 5pm Sunday (Rest of season 10am - 4pm Friday & Saturday, 1pm - 4pm Sunday)

Season runs March to December. Closed Easter.


Any top tips?

Check out the super fun events they host across the year from car shows, and July 4th celebrations! The events list is on the website

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