San Diego Air & Space Museum
Phone 619.234.8291 x140
recent press releases
4.05.2013 - Hear From a Real Space Station Astronaut & Kids Free at the San Diego Air...
The San Diego Air & Space Museum's Space Day celebration is set to launch on Saturday, May 11th, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space Day features demonstrations, giveaways, and fun, hands-on activities with local and national space experts. Visitors also have the chance to meet and talk to Garrett...read
3.20.2013 - Flying Cars led to Scholarships at the San Diego Air & Space Museum
San Diego, CA - March 20, 2013 - This past weekend, the San Diego Air & Space Museum, with generous sponsorship from the Ford Motor Company Fund, launched its very first annual Fly Your Ride! Competition. Ten scholarship prizes were awarded to winners in each category,...read
3.11.2013 - Flying Cars and Paper Airplanes This Saturday at the San Diego Air & Space...
Contact: Jessica Packard San Diego Air & Space Museum Phone 619.234.8291 x140 Fax 619.233.4526 San Diego, CA - March 11, 2013 - Kids 12 and under are free this Saturday for the San Diego Air & Space Museum’s annual Paper Airplane Festival and the first-ever Fly Your Ride! competition...read
3.05.2013 - San Diego Air & Space Museum Receives Mellon Foundation 2012 Hidden Collections...
San Diego, CA - March 5, 2013 - The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) announced that the San Diego Air & Space Museum is a recipient of the Mellon Foundation’s 2012 Hidden Collections award for Increasing Access to Our Aerospace Heritage. This two year project will catalog...read
2.20.2013 - Former President Jimmy Carter Visits San Diego Air & Space Museum Today
From L to R: Museum Chairman Mark Larson, First Lady Rosalynn Carter, President Jimmy Carter, and Museum CEO Jim Kidrick San Diego, CA - February 21, 2013 - Jimmy Carter, 39th President of the United States, made a special appearance today at the San Diego Air & Space Museum in Balboa...read
2.19.2013 - Creator of world's smallest sculptures, Willard Wigan, visits San Diego...
San Diego, CA - February 20, 2013 - Willard Wigan, famous micro-miniature sculptor visits the San Diego Air & Space Museum Monday for a special presentation of his amazing works. One of his sculptures, Buzz Aldrin, is currently on display in the Museum’s Ripley’s Believe It or Not! exhibition. Described...read
2.13.2013 - San Diego Air & Space Museum Celebrates 50 Years of Excellence
San Diego, CA - February 14, 2013 - The San Diego Air & Space Museum celebrates its 50th anniversary of opening to the public tomorrow, February 15th. In honor of 50 years of excellence, the Museum released its long-awaited guidebook, Celebrating: a History of the Museum and its Collections. The...read
1.28.2013 - Ripley's Believe It or Not! returns to San Diego for the first time in...
Special media preview Thursday evening and Saturday morning—please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 619.234.8291 x140 for details San Diego, CA - January 28, 2013 - A brand new, one-of-a-kind Ripley’s Believe It or Not! exhibition opens February 1st at the San Diego Air & Space Museum....read
11.18.2012 - Buzz Aldrin, First Person to Land on Moon, Joins the Last Crew to Land...
MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO MEET ASTRONAUTS San Diego, CA - November 19, 2012 - On December 1st, the last people to walk on the moon, Gene Cernan and Jack Schmitt, will join the family of the late Ron Evans at the San Diego Air & Space Museum for a special 40th Anniversary Celebration of their...read
11.14.2012 - Aviation and Space Legends Land in San Diego on November 17, 2012 as the...
MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO MEET HONOREES, PLEASE CONTACT JESSICA PACKARD AT 716-208-5636 FOR INFORMATION ON SPECIAL MEDIA RECEPTION San Diego, CA - November 15, 2012 - This Saturday, November 17, 2012, the San Diego Air & Space Museum is honoring national and international air & space...read