NEWS FROM THE FRONT
Spring 2016 Hours: 10am - 4pm, Seven Days a Week
1940s WWII Era Hangar Dance
July 15th, 2016
Time: 6pm - 10pm. (Band starts at 7pm)
Featuring Northern Ohio’s Premier Dance Band, The Dan Zola Orchestra - Dan Zola, Band Leader/Owner.
Tickets Pricing: Tickets are $40.00/advance for individuals, or $45.00 at the door for individual. Couples Ticket $75.00/for 2 tickets. Reserved tables of 8 are available for $300.00. Tickets available at the museum or through the Online Gift Shop.
On April 15, 2015, the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders were awarded Congressional Gold Medals in recognition of their heroic actions and sacrifice during WWII. They participated in the first bombing raid over Tokyo, Japan, on April 18, 1942. The raid was in response to Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
Sixteen B-25 Mitchell Bombers carrying 80 crewmen participated in the raid.
Book Signing with author Carol Ford
June 11 & 12, 2016
Bob Crane: The Definitive Biography Book Signing with author Carol Ford. Carol will have a Q & A in addition to the book signing covering Bob Crane’s life & his role in the TV show, Hogan’s Heroes. While visiting, you can also view Crane's uniform and other props from the show, on display at the museum.
Yankee Air Museum's WWII "The Yankee Lady" B-17 Flying Fortress, B-25D Mitchell bomber "Yankee Warrior," and Douglas C-47 Skytrain "Yankee Doodle Dandy," will be visiting the Liberty Aviation Museum flight experiences and ground tours on select dates. Please see our Events Page for the schedule and further details.
Corvettes at the Museum
June 18, 2016
Returning for a 4th year on June 18th, 2016. Lake Shore Corvettes, Inc, Liberty Aviation Museum & the Tin Goose Diner invite you to: CORVETTES AT THE MUSEUM.
Lake Shore Corvette Club's annual car show. Open to all Corvettes! **NEED NOT be a club member to show**
See Events listing for more details!
The Liberty Aviation Museum currently has openings for several internship opportunities.
Please see our intern application page for further information and to apply for a position online.
Doolittle Congressional Medal Presentation
April 22, 2016
CAF Red Tail Squadron
"Rise Above" Exhibit
September 16 - 20, 2015
Wings and Warbirds Over Port Clinton
August 22 & 23, 2015
July Hangar Dance
July 3, 2015
Corvettes at the Museum
June 20, 2015
Armed Forces Day Seniors Dance
May 17, 2015
Second Annual Aviation Merit Badge Scout Camporee
May 15 - 16, 2015
TBM Avenger Reunion Photos
September 27, 2014
2014 Hangar Dance Photos
August 23, 2014
When visiting the museum, be sure to dine at this fully restored, vintage 1950's Tin Goose Diner. All proceeds from this diner help fund the operation of the Liberty Aviation Museum.
The Liberty Aviation Museum is also home to the Tri-Motor Heritage Foundation's restoration project.