Hiller at Home
Explore the world of flight from the comfort of your own home! Check out the links below to access at-home activities in flight for kids, information about aircraft on exhibit at the Hiller Aviation Museum, a virtual tour of the main exhibit Gallery and even an at-home Mars rover simulator!
Presentations, exploits, research and even some tall tales from aviators and flying enthusiasts.
Each talk is about 20-30 minutes with time for Q&A.
Presented via Zoom. Pre-registration required.
See the upcoming schedule for specific dates and times.
Free of charge!
Virtual Invention Lab
Join a live Zoom session with Hiller Aviation Museum educators broadcasting from the Invention Lab! Learn about an exciting topic in flight and participate in a flight-themed activity. Sessions available Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday afternoons – no pre-registration required!
Aviation Trivia Quiz
Challenge your aviation knowledge with a short, fun quiz! Participants may enter their contact information at the end of the quiz to have their name and score posted on the scoreboard, or simply select “skip” to complete the quiz anonymously. Good luck!
Try at Home
Enjoy an aviation-themed STEM adventure in your own home! Color through a guide to the parts of an airplane, explore experimental aircraft, build and fly a paper helicopter and more!
- Pinless Pinwheel
- NASA Ring Wing Glider
- NASA Rover Coloring
- NASA Space Station Coloring
- HIller Aircraft ID Silhouettes
- JPL Straw Rocket
- NASA High Flyer Glider
- Parts of an Airplane (Coloring Sheet)
- Paper Helicopters (Print, Cut, Fold and Fly!)
- NASA Experimental Aircraft Dodecahedron
- Apollo Capsule Lander
- Paper Helicopter – Multi-Size
- Sled Kite (Full Lesson)
- Sled Kite (Template Only)
- Sundial (Template Only)
Each aircraft in the Hiller Aviation Museum’s collection has a unique story of its own! Visit our Aircraft on Display page for a complete list, or check out the links on some of the Museum’s most popular air vehicles below!
Explore the Hiller Aviation Museum’s collection of innovative and historic aircraft without leaving home! The virtual tour puts each visitor in command with the ability to move through the collection and visit exhibits of interest.
Program and drive a simulated Mars rover, control the powerful antennae of NASA’s Deep Space Network, or manage a resupply mission to the International Space Station! No download required, simply visit the NASA web pages linked below for immersive and interactive simulation experiences.
Color and Share
Join the Hiller Aviation Museum community in a fun, shareable at-home project! Download, color, return and share a special aircraft! Print and color at home or use an electronic painting app to make a creative design, then review a gallery of collected artwork!