Education

Aviation Camps

Fun, educational camps for grade school kids!

School Tours

Year round guided school group tours!

Scholarships

Annual aviation education scholarships!

We are committed to education

The Dakota Territory Air Museum is dedicated to the expansion of aerospace education opportunities for K-12 and post educational organizations in our region.  With the support of the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission and the Farstad Foundation, students can chart a path in the aviation and space industry by participating in camps, tours, classes and scholarship programs offered through the museum.

AVIATION CAMPS

Our aviation camps are a great place to bring your children or grandchildren for a fun aviation inspired learning adventure!

ACE & PACE CAMP LOCATIONS
Dakota Territory Air Museum
Flying Legends Hangar
100 34th Ave NE, Minot, ND 58703
(North of the Minot International Airport)

ACE Aviation Camp for 3rd & 4th Graders

ACE is an exciting aviation camp experience guided by aviation and education mentors.  The ACE program introduces 3rd and 4th graders to general aviation concepts involving fun, hands-on learning activities within the unique surroundings of the Dakota Territory Air Museum.  Kids will also enjoy up-close and personal tours of historical military and general aviation aircraft by famous aviators, Orville and Wilbur Wright, and Amelia Earhart and a museum scavenger hunt that is sure to educate and inspire!

ACE Camp Schedule
The dates for the 2022 ACE camps are:

Friday, June 3, 2022, 9am-noon

Tuesday, June 7, 2022, 9am-noon

Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 9am-noon

Space in each camp is limited to 30 participants.

PACE Aviation Camp for 5th & 6th Graders

PACE is a 5-session program designed for 5th and 6th graders with a strong curiosity for aviation!  Tapping into the leadership of pilots and aviation mentors, kids will experience in-depth aviation concepts involving fun, hands-on activities focusing on one aviation topic each session.  At the first session, each child is presented with a personalized museum Passport.  Attending all five PACE sessions will earn a child enough stamps in their Passport for an introductory flight!

2022 PACE Camp
The dates for the 2022 PACE Camp will be June 13-17, 2022 from 9am-noon each day. There will be a limit of 30 participants.

Please Note:  Your child must have completed Grade 5 to register for PACE.

CAMP Schedule

  • June 13, 2022: Inspired Dreams- The Science of Flight
  • June 14, 2022: On the Wings of Giants- The History of Aviation
  • June 15, 2022: So You Want to Fly- Careers in Aviation
  • June 16, 2022: Eye on the Sky- Weather and Navigation
  • June 17, 2022: Honor and Courage- Military Aviation and FLY DAY!

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School Tours

The Dakota Territory Air Museum offers guided tours for school groups and other groups at any time of the year.  Our guided tours provide groups with an engaging, interactive and inquiry-based experience.  Self-guided tours can also be arranged.   Thanks to the generosity of the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission, school tours are FREE of charge for grades Preschool-12.  For more information about scheduling a tour and date availability, please contact the museum at 701.852.8500 or via email at airmuseum@minot.com.

Aviation Scholarship Program

With financial support from the Farstad Foundation, the Dakota Territory Air Museum is proud to offer annual scholarships to students taking part in aviation education. 

2022 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Congratulations to the following winners of the Dakota Territory Air Museum’s 2022 Aviation Scholarship Program!
Zane Wahlstrom

Konrad Wehrmeister

Collin Espeseth

Carter Johnson

Thomas M. Sando

Benn Bonebrake

Jenna Grindberg

Ciro Oswaldo Cea

Brandon Christman

Titus Lee

Darin Roth

Hudson Coleman

Ellia Wilson

Location

100 34th Ave NE
PO Box 195
Minot, ND 58702-0195

Contact

(701) 852-8500
airmuseum@minot.com

 

Hours

We are now CLOSED for the 2022 season!

Seasonal Hours (Mid-May to Mid-October):

Monday: 10am-5pm

Tuesday: 10am-5pm

Wednesday: 10am-5pm

Thursday: 10am-5pm

Friday: 10am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-5pm

Sunday: 1pm-5pm

 

Admission

5 & under Free
6-17 - $5
Adults - $10
Family* - $20
Active-Duty Military Members- Half-off regular admission

School groups (and other groups of ten or more) are welcome by appointment. Please contact us for more information.

*Family is considered parents and their immediate children under the age of 18.  Extended family members will need to pay separate admission.