Welcome to the Southern Museum of Flight

Welcome to the Southern Museum of Flight! Here, you will experience the rich and exciting history of aviation and aircraft. Our museum is one of the largest flight museums in the south and features over 75,000 square feet of learning possibilities, over 100 historic aircraft, including Korean War Jets, hands-on exhibits, flight simulators, and more! The museum is open weekly, Tuesday - Saturday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.


Our museum offers an exciting opportunity to learn about historic aircraft, aviation history, historic aviation figures, and much more. Keep reading to learn more about all the ways to learn and experience history at the Southern Museum of Flight!





Southern Museum of Flight is home to the Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame with over 70 biographical plaques presenting Alabama aviation history through collective biography.


Scholarship Supports Women in Aviation/Aerospace

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Frequently asked questions

1Where Is the Southern Museum of Flight Located?

Our museum is located at 4343 73rd Street North, Birmingham, Alabama 35206.

2When Is the Museum Open?

The Southern Museum of Flight is open Tuesday through Saturday, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

3How Much Does it Cost to Visit the Southern Museum of Flight?

General admission to the museum is $10 for adults and $8 for kids, with free admission for children under the age of three. We also offer $5 admission for active military members and their families. You can also visit the museum anytime with a Family Membership starting at $100 for one year or $150 for two years.

4Does the Museum Offer Rental Facilities for Events?

Yes! The Southern Museum of Flight offers one-of-a-kind facilities for events of any kind. Rent the whole museum or a selection of various rooms for your wedding, birthday party, corporate event, and more. Contact us today to start planning your event!

5How Can I Get More Involved With the Museum?

The Southern Museum of Flight thrives because of our wonderful volunteers, and you can be a part of it too! We are looking for volunteers to join our docent, aircraft restoration, or internship programs. Volunteering with any of these programs is a valuable opportunity to preserve Alabama's aviation history and create a lasting impact on your community! Contact us today to learn more.