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Message from the Champaign Aviation Museum

We have several important Museum updates:
  • The Museum will be re-opening on Wednesday, July 1st at 10am after a temporary three-month closure due to coronavirus restrictions. Museum capacity will be limited and all visitors, volunteers, and staff will receive temperature checks upon arrival. All visitors are asked to wear a face mask and maintain 6’ social distance.

  • Champaign Air Museum has been invited to fly the B-25 Champaign Gal over our nation’s capital during the military aircraft flyovers at the July 4th Salute to America celebration in Washington, D.C. Pilot-in-command of this flight will be 747 pilot (ret.) Bill Clark, and second-in-command will be Navy pilot (ret.), Bill Weidenhammer. Joining them in the aircraft will be Crew Chief, Randy Kemp, and Assistant Crew Chief, Tom Printz.

  • The Museum will be closed on Saturday, July 4th.

  • The 8th Annual Gala on July 25th is SOLD OUT!  Thank you for your support.

  • We're pleased to announce two exciting collaborations this summer with regional partners in aviation and WWII history:

  • In partnership with the National Aviation Heritage Area (NAHA) and their regional tourism campaign,