- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Program Delivery: Day
- Session Start: July, August
- Session Length: One Week
- Entering Grade: 8th, 9th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: STEM
- Sub-Categories: Aerospace
- Selective: No
- Ages: 13, 14
- Minimum Cost: <$500
- Accreditation: American Camp Association
The Aerospace Camp Experience (ACE) has exciting programs and activities, caring and knowledgeable staff, and a world-class museum to explore. Only with The Museum of Flight can campers launch rockets, create aircraft, experience microgravity, build robots, and pilot actual airplanes.
If you have an inquiring mind and want to have fun this summer exploring aviation and aerospace, ACE is the camp for you!
The Museum of Flight's Aerospace Camp Experience is an American Camp Association (ACA) accredited day camp for the child (grades K-9) who is excited about aerospace and aviation! The Aerospace Camp Experience is the recipient of the ACA Gordie Hamilton Award for Excellence in Camping Programming.
Our camps are designed to get kids excited about history, science, technology, engineering, and math. ACE offers a unique blend of hands-on educational activities as well as traditional camp fare designed to stimulate a lifelong interest in science. At ACE, campers don't just learn about airplanes, they get to fly them! Plus, campers have unprecedented access to the largest educational aerospace museum in the world! In addition to discovering their scientific selves, campers will also enjoy imaginative games, creative endeavors, and many other fun activities to round out their ACE experience.
- Entering Grades 8 & 9
- Camper-to-Staff Ratio 10:1
Each week campers will pilot a small airplane around the Puget Sound with a certified flight instructor from Galvin Flying. Each camp includes an overnight adventure on Thursday.