This offering is temporarily unavailable due to the current COVID-19 situation in San Mateo County

My Hiller Museum
Private Museum Experience for 1-12 Visitors 
Weekdays 10 AM – 6 PM

Make an exclusive visit to the Hiller Aviation Museum – just for your family or social bubble!  Visitors receive two hours’ exclusive access to the Hiller Aviation Museum and an expanded set of interactive exhibits.

Each My Hiller Museum session includes the following:

  • Exclusive access to Hiller Aviation Museum’s main Gallery while closed to the general public
  • Access to many interactive displays, including:
    • Sky Portal/Liquid Galaxy
    • Bay Area Airports
    • Wright Model B Simulator
    • Hiller UH-12 Simulator
    • Fokker Dr. I Cockpit
  • Outdoor ramp areas
  • One hour of Gift Shop access
  • Opportunity to include Children’s Area and/or Flight Sim Zone add-ons as desired

My Hiller Museum Availabliity

  • Monday-Friday, October 26 – December 17
  • Time Slots Available 10 AM – 12 PM, 1 PM – 3 PM*, 4 PM – 6 PM

*1-3 PM available Mondays and Fridays only.

My Hiller Museum is available weekdays only.  Select weekdays around holiday periods may be unavailable if Aviation Camp is in session or if the Hiller Aviation Museum is open to the general public.

My Hiller Museum Prices

  • Basic 2-Hour Admission:  $150
  • Kids’ Area Add-On:  $50
  • Flight Sim Zone Add-On:  $50

Hiller Aviation Museum Members (Family Level & Higher) receive a 20% discount.



Add-On Experiences

My Hiller Museum visitors may add optional additional experiences to their two-hour visit:

Flight Sim Zone ($50).  Add a 30-minute facilitated flight simulation session in the Hiller Aviation Museum’s flight simulator lab.  A maximum of 12 simulators will be made available during each 30-minute session, with instruction on their operation provided by a Hiller Aviation Museum staff member.  Flight Sim Zone sessions will begin approximately 15 minutes after the My Hiller Museum experience begins.  Recommended for ages 7+.

Kids’ Area Access ($50).  Gain exclusive access to the Hiller Aviation Museum’s Kids’ Area, including an airplane teeter-totter, a giant block spaceship and rocket, and a vertical wind tunnel with flying parachutes!  Recommended for ages 2-7.


My Hiller Museum and COVID-19

All My Hiller Museum experiences will be conducted in compliance with California regulations governing Museum operations.  All participants ages 3 and over must wear a face covering while visiting the Hiller Aviation Museum.  Participants should maintain at least 6 feet of social distancing from Hiller Aviation Museum staff, volunteers, and any other individuals who are not part of the same household or social bubble during their visit.

Certain Hiller Aviation Museum exhibits, including the Boeing 747 exhibit, remain closed to My Hiller Museum visitors in compliance with state health guidelines.  Other interactive exhibits and all equipment used for add-on experiences will be cleaned and disinfected in accordance with state guidelines prior to each My Hiller Museum experience.

My Hiller Museum visitors may bring snacks and drinks from home, or purchase snack and drink items from the Hiller Aviation Museum Gift Shop.  Outdoor picnic tables are available upon request – please, no food or drink in the Hiller Aviation Museum’s exhibit Gallery, or add-on experience areas.  We are sorry, but children’s birthday parties may not be celebrated onsite during a My Hiller Museum experience.