Plan your visit to the Museum


The museum is located at Blue Grass Airport.  The address is  4029 Airport Road, Lexington, Kentucky 40510.  Our phone number is (859) 231-1219.  We have a google map on our Contact Us page, click here to see that page.


The Museum is closed every Monday, as well as the following holidays.   Easter, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day, and Easter.
Our Winter Hours (January 1st to March)  are 
Tuesday to Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Note: If we have a Special Event, the hours may be different. We will indicate on our home page for any days where our ours are different or if we are closed.  In the event of snow or other inclement weather, we will close if the Lexington/Fayette County school district closes AS A RESULT OF WEATHER.  From time to time, the museum may be closed for special functions or other special circumstances. Please check back before your visit, if we plan to be closed, we will have a notice on this site to indicate that we are closed during what would be our normal hours. 

Children (0-5 years) Free 
 Children/Youth (6-16 years) - $5.00 
 Adults (17-59 years) - $10.00 
 Seniors (60+ years) - $6.00 
                     Veterans or Active Duty - $6.00 
                     Family (up to 4 people in the same family) - $25 
                     Museum members are always free 

Daytime parking is free and available for automobiles parking during Museum visits. Parking for motor homes and buses may be limited. There will be no overnight without prior permission from the Museum. Vehicles found parked will be subject to ticketing and towing charges at the sole expense of the owner/operator.

Service Animals

Service Animals
The Museum allows service animals, that is, animals trained to perform specific tasks for an individual with a disability, into all the public areas.


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Special Notice

The Museum is Temporarily Closed

Given global concerns regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and following recommendations from the CDC and Commonwealth of Kentucky, we have decided to temporarily suspend Museum operations as of March 14, 2020, for the protection of our volunteers and guests. We are carefully following the guidelines and directives from the CDC and health experts and are evaluating the situation on daily basses.

We plan to be closed until at least May 5th. But this may change, so please check back to see if there are any updates.

We greatly appreciate your support and patronage and your understanding during this time. We will be posting updates here as the situation evolves.

Last update - 4/4/2020