Let’s Go Fly A Kite!
Let's Go Fly A Kite at the San Carlos Airport and Hiller Aviation Museum
Kids' Carnival
Special activities just for kids! Paint-a-plane, check out aircraft, and more in a morning of high-flying fun!
Wreck Chasing
Wreck chasing: Searching for Lost Aircraft
Helicopter Adventure
Build and launch a helicopter
Water Rocket Rally
Build and launch a water rocket.
Dreams Take Flight Benefit Gala
With Alan Weston, CEO of LTA Research
Flight Sim Zone
Take the controls of a simulated airplane in a flight over the Bay.
Grumman HU-16-RD “Albatross”
Grumman HU16-RD "Albatross"
Invention Lab
Use tools of science to explore aviation and technology.
L39C “Albatros”
L39C "Albatros" Jet
Scout Programs

Dreams Take Flight

Benefit Gala



Saturday, October 14, 2023

Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.

― Leonardo da Vinci

Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.

— Mary Kay Ash

You haven't seen a tree until you've seen its shadow from the sky.

— Amelia Earhart

Science, freedom, beauty, adventure: what more could you ask of life? Aviation combined all the elements I loved.

— Charles Lindbergh

Regular Features

Field Trips
Museum Shop

Hiller Aviation


Hiller Aviation Museum
601 Skyway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070

(650) 654-0200


Open 10 am – 5 pm, 7 days a week.

Closed Easter Sunday, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.