The Aviation Museum of Kentucky

4029 Airport Rd.
Lexington, KY 40510- Map It
Phone: (859) 231-1219

AAA Editor Notes

The Aviation Museum of Kentucky is 5 mi. w. on US 60, s. on Man o’ War Blvd., s.w. on Airport Rd. (second airport entrance), then w. on Hangar Dr. to museum. Featuring interactive and hands-on exhibits, the museum houses a variety of aircraft including an Air Force T-38 supersonic trainer, an A-4 used by the Navy’s Blue Angels, a Navy F-14 Tomcat, a Marine Corps F-4 Phantom fighter and a replica of a 1908 Sellers Quadruplane—the first powered aircraft to fly over Kentucky. Visitors can climb aboard flight simulators and try “piloting” a light plane and an Army helicopter.
$8; $6 (ages 60+); $5 (ages 6-16). Prices vary for special events.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5, Apr.-Dec.; Tues.-Fri. 11-4, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 1 hour minimum.