See 31 historical aircraft from World War II to present day, up close. Indoors there are 8 galleries of exhibits including the Hall of Heroes and Marines in the NASA space program. Temporary exhibits for 2018 include World War II Flying Ace and Medal of Honor recipient, Joe Foss and Military Working Dogs. (Check the website for announcements about live dog demonstrations.)
The Museum is primarily staffed by volunteers who served as military pilots and air crew. These veterans share with visitors their knowledge as well as spellbinding stories of their time in service.
Open Cockpit Days again will be offered on every other Saturday and Sunday starting on May 25, 2019 through September 1, 2019. Cockpits of select historical aircraft will be opened so visitors of all ages can experience Marine aviation from a pilot’s perspective on May 25th & 26th, June 8th & 9th, 22nd & 23rd, July 6th & 7th, 20th & 21st, August 3rd &4th, 17th , 18th and 31st and September 1st.
Admission and parking are free.
Visit Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum
4203 Anderson Avenue
San Diego, CA 92145
Tuesday-Sunday: 9AM - 3:30PM
4203 Anderson Avenue, San Diego, CA