WAAAM  

1600 Air Museum Rd. Hood River, OR 97031

(541) 308-1600

Open Daily 9 - 5 Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

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An Introduction to Aviation for Kids

Kids love WAAAM Camp!Learn and have fun at the WAAAM Air & Auto Museum as we explore early aviation and what it takes to keep an airplane in the air.

Students will be surrounded by airplanes, pilots, cars and knowledge in this 4 day camp!

Building a glider to fly teaches aerodynamics. Talking over the airwaves like a bonafide pilot using FAA procedures is public speaking on a whole different plain! We will tour the Restoration Shop and put our hands and skills to work on a project that will be displayed in the museum for years to come! And so much more too – a bit of cockpit time & a ride in an old Model T auto for instance!!!

As an added bonus participants will earn a "Student Solo Membership" to the museum that will allow the participant admission to WAAAM for the rest of the year for free.

Who: Ages 9-12.

Where: Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum

When: July 10-13, 2017

How Much: $120 per student (includes all materials and a snack each day)

Sign up at Hood River Community Education or call (541) 386-2055.

   

News Flash  

2016 Volunteer of the Year

Congratulations to Dale Nicol!

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WAAAM Wins Major Award

We're ranked #7 in all of Oregon by visitors! Thanks!

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Farewell Bud

One of our Volunteers has passed away recently. 

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Volunteer Opportunities

Many volunteer opportunities are available.  Here is a partial list of how you can get involved.

WAAAM Volunteers are awesome!

  • Museum Docents
  • Event Planning and Coordination
  • Library Services
  • Volunteer Services Representative
  • Marketing & Promotion
  • Restoration and Maintenance
  • Gift Shop
  • Administrative Support
  • Maintenance & Custodial
  • Training & Education

Find out more on our volunteer page.

   

Memberships & Sponsorships

There are several levels of membership available to individuals and families.

  • Student Membership - $25.00 – One named member under 18 years old. Can only be purchased over the phone or in person.
  • Solo Membership - $60.00 – One named member
  • Family Membership - $120.000 – One named member & their same household significant other & their kids or grandkids under the age of 18 (6 kid maximum). Comes with 2 bonus single-use admission passes.
  • Plus Membership - $140.00 – Family Membership benefits plus 1 guest. Comes with 2 bonus single-use admission passes.
  • Quad Membership - $160.00 – Family Membership benefits plus 4 guests. Comes with 4 bonus single-use admission passes.
  • Sitter Membership - $20.00 – Must be combined with any level of pass. It allows the card holder to enter under another’s membership when accompanied by the member’s kids. Can only be purchased over the phone or in person.

Call (541) 308-1600 for information on Business Memberships.

   

Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum

Antique Airplanes   •  Antique Automobiles

Where Oregon and Washington meet, at the Columbia River Gorge.

It's worth the trip!