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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Goal: Preform necessary boiler tube maintenance and replace several gears so that the Steam Tractor can not only be in the Hood River 4th of July Parade but turn and break too! (Can you believe that's $9,800 worth of work?)

A great big thanks to all of the folks who are helping out with the latest restoration of our 1910 Aultman & Taylor Steam Traction Tractor. It is your financial backing, time, expertise, or volunteer assistance that is enabling this project toward it's completion.

  • Jack Sheppard of Hood River, OR
  • Joe Breniser of Gresham, OR
  • Larry McCollum of The Dalles, OR
  • Russ Noe of Parkdale, OR
  • Judy Newman of Hood River, OR
  • Dale and Judy Nicol of Hood River, OR
  • Jim Tucker of Newberg, OR
  • John and Julie Benton of Hood River, OR
  • Donations from Museum Visitors in our "Restore the Steam Tractor" Donation Jar

Want to see your name here? You can use paypal to donate funds, call us at 541-308-1600, visit us at the museum, or send donations to WAAAM at 1600 Air Museum Road, Hood River, OR 97031!

As of January 30, 2016, $8,200 of the needed $9,800 has been raised - We still have $1,600 left to go to complete the project.


WAAAM Gift Shop

Learn all about WAAAM in book format!

Get your very own copy of WAAAM's history in our brand new history book.

See all the other fun items in our gift shop too. Visitors can enjoy any time they like without having to purchase museum admission.


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!