Hands-On Aviation Activities Mean Fun for the Whole Family at EAA's Kids Days
Week-long, holiday-break event at AirVenture Museum will spark interest in flight
December 12, 2011 – Hands-on aviation activities will give children a holiday-break treat at EAA’s Kids Days, held daily from Monday, December 26, through Saturday, December 31, at EAA AirVenture Museum in Oshkosh.
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, the museum’s younger visitors can enjoy a variety of aviation-related activities that will educate and spark their curiosity in flight, including:
- “Houston, We May Have an Omelet” Egg Drop Challenge
- Paper Airplane Building and Contests
- Stamp Scavenger Hunt
- Movies in the Skyscape Theater
- Coloring Tables
- Craft Area
- KidVenture Gallery
All of the above activities are included with regular admission (students age 6-17, $7; children age 5 and under, free; family rate of two adults plus children, $22). The MaxFlight Simulator located in the KidVenture wing of the museum is also available for an additional $6.
Visit www.airventuremuseum.org or call (920) 426-6135 for more information.
About EAA AirVenture Museum
The EAA AirVenture Museum is located just off Highway 41 at the Highway 44 exit in Oshkosh. The Museum is open Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. EAA members receive free museum admission year-round. For more information, call the EAA AirVenture Museum at (920) 426-6108 or visit www.airventuremuseum.org.