The Aviation Museum of Kentucky Outing for Two Adults or Up to Six Family Members (Half Off)

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12,000 sq. ft. of rare & restored aircraft, interactive exhibits & hall of fame honoring Commonwealth’s aviation heroes

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Promotional value expires Sep 2, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Not valid for special events. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

After inventing geometry and physics, Greeks invented history—primarily as a way to document their many inventions. Take a stroll through history with today’s Groupon to The Aviation Museum of Kentucky. Choose between the following options:

  • For $7, you get two adult passes (a $14 value).
  • For $10, you get a family day pass (a $20 value). This pass is valid for up to six family members.

The Aviation Museum of Kentucky, located at Blue Grass Airport, hosts an impressive squadron of rare and restored aircraft, aviation memorabilia, interactive educational displays, and an active aviation restoration shop. Like a skyward snapshot from a former time, a flock of steel birds suspended on wires hangs from the hangar’s expansive ceiling to commemorate the Commonwealth’s rich history of aviation. A replica of Matthew Sellers’ 1908 quadruplane—the first aircraft built and flown in Kentucky—headlines the collection and extends one of its majestic wings to shake hands with awestruck museum-goers. Other exceptional designs include a Skyhawk once flown by the Navy’s Blue Angels and a high-bypass turbofan used to propel modern jumbo jets. Guided tours and interactive exhibits delve into the science and history of flight, and the Kentucky Aviation Hall of Fame honors the lives of those who have soared among the clouds, whether in planes or wrapped around the waist of Michael Jordan. Youths can learn more about the variety of aviation careers and set their sights on following the tailwinds of famous pilots and designers.

The Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Located at Blue Grass Airport, the Aviation Museum of Kentucky pays tribute to the Commonwealth’s rich history of aviation with its impressive squadron of rare and restored aircraft, aviation memorabilia, interactive educational displays, and active aviation restoration shop. Inside the museum, a flock of steel birds suspended on wires hangs from the hangar’s expansive ceiling. A replica of Matthew Sellers’ 1908 quadraplane—the first aircraft built and flown in Kentucky—headlines the museum collection, extending its majestic wings to shake the hands of awestruck visitors. Other exceptional designs include a Skyhawk once flown by the Navy’s Blue Angels, an F-14 Tomcat jet-fighter as seen in the film Top Gun, and a high-bypass turbofan used to propel modern jumbo jets.

Guided tours and interactive exhibits delve into the science and history of flight, while the Kentucky Aviation Hall of Fame honors the lives of those who have soared among the clouds, whether in planes or wrapped around the waist of Michael Jordan. Young ones, meanwhile, can learn more about the variety of aviation careers and set their sights on following the tailwinds of famous pilots and designers.

Customer Reviews

Great docents!
Elizabeth A. · August 29, 2012
The Docents are excellent! Our visit would not have been the same without our own highly knowledgable, delightfully entertaining, personal tour guide. It was a great experience for the whole family! I recommend it!
Leigh A. · August 26, 2012
thank the vets/volunteers. they were very interesting and helpful. we had 2 young children and they tried to make it enjoyable for them as well as a learning experience. they especially liked being able to sit in the helicopter.
Michele S. · June 20, 2012
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