June 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sundays: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
From gliders and airships to drones and spacecraft, humans have developed many ways to experience the power of flight. Where can we go from here? Come check out some of the latest flight technology we have today, and test your engineering skills to imagine and design a flight craft of the future! Then, enjoy everything under the sea at MODS! Experience the power of ocean waves, the many amazing diverse habitats contained in the sea and the astonishing creatures that call these places their home.
- Exhibits, Shows and Demos: Exhibits, Shows and Demos: Explore our “To Fly” Aviation Hall, including “The Hangar” aviation-themed makerspace. Make-and-take your own masterpiece from recycled trash from our Beach Cleanups. Meet underwater critters in our “Florida Ecoscapes” exhibit.
- Animal Encounters: Learn about animals that take flight and creatures that can adapt to live in different environments!
- Watch an IMAX on the GIANT Screen: Flight of the Butterflies, Secrets of the Sea, Legend of the Enchanted Reef, Arctic: Our Frozen Planet and MORE!
- Career Connections: Explore careers in aviation such as aerospace engineers, pilots, mechanics and aviation technicians and all who help planes take flight. Learn all about ocean conservation and more from the professionals in our “Save Our Seas” Distinguished Speaker series.
Just for Early Learners (ages 0-6): Experience the magic of flight by creating a biplane, rocket, and parachute. Learn how different objects glide through the air and participate in aviation challenges. Observe different marine life, dig for shells, create recycled masterpieces and experience the never-ending motion of the ocean.
Included with Museum admission.