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Vendors › Ottawa › Art Galleries & Museums › Museums › Canada Aviation and Space Museum

Canada Aviation and Space Museum

11 Aviation Parkway 
Ottawa, Ontario K1K 2X5



Description provided by Editors

The museum’s holdings include military and civil aircraft important to Canadian and world aviation history. On display are a wide variety of aircraft, as well as objects such as engines, propellers, instruments, armaments, flying gear, and wind tunnel models.

Opening May 13: The Starfleet Academy Experience will beam you up for an innovative, interactive exhibit. Put on your cadet hat and learn how to command a starship in this world premiere that explores the science and engineering of the franchise. Also on view: 

Ongoing: Life in Orbit: The International Space Station explores what life is like for astronauts who work on the International Space Station and includes items such as a space toilet and exercise equipment.

Also on view: Green Skies Ahead explores the innovative carbon-friendly technology that will shape commercial aviation over the next 50 years.

Also available upon reservation and at least three days’ advance notice: a session in the Redbird FMX Flight Simulator, with $20 “First Flight”, $40 “Day-Tripper”, or $80 “Extreme Airports” options available.

$13; students and seniors: $10; children (three to 12): $8; children under three: free; families: $30; Canadian war veterans: free.

Map to Canada Aviation and Space Museum