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educate. motivate. inspire.

At the Museum we strive to educate, motivate, and inspire all ages whether it be through a field trip to our Museum or offsite programs – where we bring a sense of wonder, belonging and community to 58,000+ students, in-person or virtually.


At the FOFM, Aerospace STEM is everywhere.

Driving innovation and community collaboration. 

Driving innovation and community collaboration. 


Our education programs are designed to apply science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) principles to the area of aviation and space flight through guided museum tours and classroom educational programs.

Museum Tours

Explore aerospace history in a way you never have before!

Field Trips

Inspire minds through aerospace history and programs!

At-Your-Campus Programs

Can't make the trip? Let us bring aerospace to you in-person or virtually!

STEM Camps

Calling all future aviators and astronauts to engage their brains!

SPOC Planetarium

Our Space Portal Odyssey Capsule ("SPOC") is an engaging and immersive planetarium experience

Scout Programs

Bring your troops to the Museum to experience aerospace up close!

Family Events

There's always something fun happening at the FOFM!

We need your help to support these important programs.


Online Resources

The Museum and STEM Education at your fingertips!

Initiatives & Awards

Find out how we broaden awareness of aerospace with our STEM initiatives!


 The mission of the FOFM:

To educate, motivate, and inspire all ages in North Texas by presenting aviation and space flight history and innovation through our comprehensive exhibits, collections, programming and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) curriculum.


Professional learning opportunities for teachers!

We are certified by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) to issue Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits to teachers attending our workshops. We are excited to offer in-person opportunities throughout the year.

Custom workshops are available on request – please contact Director of Education Rosalie Wade for more information.

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When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.

Leonardo da VinciPolymath

The stars don't look bigger, but they do look brighter.

Sally RideAstronaut and physicist

When everything seems to be against you, remember that an airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.

Henry FordFounder of Ford Motor Co.

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and reality of tomorrow.

Robert GoddardPhysicist and inventor