we showcase our picks for the “Best Aviation Museums 

USS Midway Museum.

Aircraft on the deck of the USS Midway in San Diego, CA. Photo by USS Midway Museum.

USS Midway Museum.

Pool deck of Diamond Princess, which sails from San Diego

Princess Cruises.

The new Destination Moon exhibition gallery at the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum will open in fall 2022

Smithsonian Institution.

One port of call is Washington D.C. When the ship began calling in the nation’s capital

American Cruise Lines.

SUN ‘n FUN air show gets under way at Lakeland Linder International Airport. Photo by Visit Central Florida.

American Cruise Lines.

Aircraft at the Southern Museum of Flight, Birmingham, AL. Photo by Art Meripol and Alabama Tourism Department.

American Cruise Lines.

Lindblad Expedition-National Geographic operates Sea Bird along the Columbia/Snake Rivers

Ralph Lee Hopkins

Lindblad Expedition-National Geographic operates Sea Bird along the Columbia/Snake Rivers

Exterior of the EAA Aviation Center in Oshkosh, WI, which includes the world-class EAA Aviation Museum.

Ralph Lee Hopkins

Exterior of the EAA Aviation Center in Oshkosh, WI, which includes the world-class EAA Aviation Museum.

Ralph Lee Hopkins