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Strategic Air & Space Museum

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Visit the Strategic Air & Space Museum, a Smithsonian affiliate and the home to the largest collection of Cold War aircraft and artifacts in the United States! Visitors can get up and close to iconic aircraft including the magnificent SR-71 Blackbird, nine bombers including a B-36J “Peacemaker”, B-17 ‘Flying Fortress’ and a B-1A “Lancer”, missiles, spacecraft such as the Apollo Command Space Module, as well as a collection of Astronaut Clayton Anderson artifacts, Nebraska’s own astronaut. Join us for one of our special events such as the Family Fun Carnival, Science Fair, Helicopter Day or Indoor Air Show! The Museum also offers a wide range of exciting summer and winter camps, including the Astronaut Academy, Mad Scientist and Robot Academy camps. Enjoy the Museum with our guided tour, take a ride in the flight simulator or buy gifts in our museum visitor shop. There is something for everyone at the Strategic Air and Space Museum! Just minutes from Omaha on I-80, exit 426.

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  • Hours: The Museum is open 7 days a week. 9:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M. (Central Standard Time) Closed on New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, & Christmas Special Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve Hours: 9 A.M. – 3 P.M.
  • Price: Free for Strategic Air & Space Museum members Adults: $12.00 Senior Citizens: $11.00 (65 years and older) Active/Retired Military: $11.00 Children: $6.00 (4 to 12 years old) Children: $FREE (Up to 3 years old, incl.) Parking is at the Museum is FREE!
Events
  • Swing Under the Wings Valentine's Dance

    Swing Under the Wings is a Vanentine's event that takes place underneath the wings of a B-29 Superfortress and a KC-97 Stratotanker. Guests are encouraged to dress in their swinging-est 1940s attire

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  • Science & Art Exhibition

    This traveling exhibit is organized into five “mini” exhibits featuring projects created by artists who have specific masteries in scientific areas. The displays show that art and science have much in

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  • Science of Music

    Visualize sounds in exciting and engaging ways at this event held in conjunction with the Nebraska Science Festival. Science of Music will feature live bands, including the USAF Heartland of America

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  • Nebraska Robotics Expo

    Come out to view robots created by 800 students as they compete in the Nebraska Robotics Expo, beginning with opening ceremonies at 8:30am and closing at 3:30pm. The expo is free with admission to the

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  • Mother's Day Event

    Treat Mom to a visit at the Strategic Air & Space Museum! All Moms (accompanied by children) will enjoy free admission to the Museum. Enjoy free family activities all day long, including learning how

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  • Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum Dedication

    Join us for the official dedication of the Museum’s new name, The Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum. The event kicks off with breakfast and an Armed Forces salute, along with opening of the new

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