American Helicopter Museum

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The American Helicopter Museum

"Best scientific outing for kids" - Aviation History Magazine "Best science museum for children" - Philadelphia Magazine We are… a "hands-on museum" where visitors can actually get into a real helicopter and operate the controls, as well as fly a realistic flight simulator. We are… a research center with over 20,000 items from the history of aviation. We feature… Dozens of exhibits and video presentations depicting the development and evolution of rotary wing flight in Philadelphia, the U.S. and around the world. Our experienced Docents bring over 100 years of combined experience in the helicopter industry to provide memorable tours and first-hand information. We present… programs that teach and inspire students of all ages about the basic principles and wonders of vertical flight.

RSVP by 2/21/19

Cost is $8.00 per student and $10 per adult

Friday, Feb. 22nd, 11:30am

The American Helicopter Museum and Education Center


11:30 am- Sign in and money collection

12:00 pm- Tour of the museum

1:00 pm - Self-exploration

2:00 pm-Wrap ups and departures (Families can stay until 5 pm)

Outing Reminders!

1. In consideration of our students with serious allergies, please refrain from bringing nut (food) products and balloons.

2. As always, to limit the spread of possible flu, please do not attend a PAVCS event if you have had a fever within 24 hours of the event.

3. For safety: All student need to be accompanied by a parent or learning coach. All student must wear shoes/sneakers for the entire school event and please refrain from bringing pets.

4. If there is a possibility of severe weather, please check Blackboard the day of the event in case the even is cancelled due to weather.

5. All PAVCS events are tobacco free.