We’re in this together!  Be well!  Keep looking up!

Easter Bunny! - POSTPONED Date TBA
See the Easter Bunny land by helicopter!
The X-15 Rocket Plane - CANCELLED
The X-15 Rocket Plane - CANCELLED
The Flying Gatsby Ball
The Flying Gatsby Ball, where the 1920s roar again in a fun and unique historical location.
Flight Simulator Rally
Flight simulation challenge
Drone Meet
Drone Meet
Compete in a flight competition!
Water Rocket Rally
Build and launch a water rocket.
Flight Sim Zone
Take the controls of a simulated airplane in a flight over the Bay.
FMX Flight Simulator
Fly a realistic, full-motion flight simulator.
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

The Museum is closed through Sunday, May 3, 2020.

In compliance with the San Mateo County Health Officer, the Hiller Aviation Museum’s temporary closure is part of the effort to combat the spread of coronavirus and COVID-19.   Events and programs at the museum after May 3, 2020, are tentatively scheduled to take place unless public health circumstances dictate otherwise.  The situation is evolving so please keep abreast of our museum website, www.hiller.org, for announcements about the museum reopening and upcoming events and programs.

Click here for more information.

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

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Hiller Aviation


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

(650) 654-0200


10 am – 5 pm, 7 days a week
Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.