College Park Aviation Museum

College Park Aviation Museum

1985 Corporal Frank Scott Drive, College Park, MD 20740 - United States




Smithsonian Affiliate Museum

The College Park Aviation Museum is home to the worlds oldest continuously operated airport, the College Park Airport. The airport was founded in 1909 when Wilbur Wright came here to give flight instruction to the first military aviators.


Participation in Museum Day is open to any tax-exempt or governmental museum or cultural venue on a voluntary basis. Smithsonian magazine encourages museum visitation, but is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of the participating museums and cultural venues, and does not subsidize museums that participate.