Upcoming Events

The Nighthawk Experience: Desert Storm

Evergreen Space Museum 510 NE Captain MIchael King Smith Way, McMinnville, OR, United States

In commemoration of the 33rd Anniversary of Desert Storm, the Museum is hosting a Desert Storm-themed, “The Nighthawk Experience.” If you were not able to make the first "The Nighthawk Experience" or you would like to learn more about Operation Desert Storm, this event is for you. The event will feature Major General Gregory Feest,...

Snapology’s Combat Robots

**NOTE CLASS TIMES! Saturday, 3/9 from 10am - 1pm AND Sunday, 3/10 from 1 - 4pm.** Can you build the strongest and most agile robot? Can your robot win a head-to-head combat mission? Join Snapology at the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum to learn engineering strategies for building sturdy structures using LEGO® bricks and then...

Snapology’s Planes, Trains, & Automobiles with Robotics

Join Snapology at the iconic Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum to explore the world of transportation in this engaging and fun class! As they build models and robots of planes and fighter jets, students will learn about energy, wheels and axles, air resistance, and more. Students will have the opportunity to visit the Aviation Museum...

Science Fest 2024

Save the date for Saturday, March 16th, for a FREE day of hands-on science demonstrations from Carlton Observatory at Science Fest 2024. Held at the Space Museum from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Science Fest is a daylong event that celebrates all things science! We create 20+ hands-on science demonstrations and place them around the...

Storytellers Series: SpaceX’s Game Changing Starship

Presenter: Donn Anderson Elon Musk and SpaceX are continuing to innovate rocket development at a never before seen pace. Their Super Heavy booster rocket, with 33 state of the art Raptor engines, is the most powerful rocket ever built. The Starship second stage will take the largest payloads in history into Earth orbit, to the...

Snapology Favorites Morning Spring Break Camp

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum 500 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville, OR, United States

This camp will present a 3-hour immersive experience to students each day to introduce a range of Snapology's favorites across the spectrum of STEAM, Themed and Robotics programming. Ages 6 - 14. BUY NOW. 

Spring Break Camp

The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum's Afternoon Spring Break Camp transforms both our Museums into creative learning environments with out-of-this-world opportunities in science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics (STEAM). Learn about the four forces of flight, take off in our Flight Training Center, and launch your own rocket! Lunch included. Recommended for 3rd through...

Storytellers Series: Rockets, Rockets, and more Rockets – The Development of Rocket Engines from the Beginning of the Space Age

Presenter: John Jennings In order to escape Earth’s powerful gravity well, we need rockets. For a rocket to go anywhere, a rocket engine is required. Perfecting the design, construction, and launch of rocket engines has continued to this very day. Come learn about the history of liquid and electrical rocket engines, culminating with the active...

Aviation Summer Camp

Calling all high-flying adventurers! Jump into the pilot’s seat, dive into the many sides of aviation, and sign up for a week of innovation. Design your own airplane by learning about four forces of flight. Get an up close view of the Spruce Goose! Special guest speakers, unique experiences, and more! (July 8 - July...

Galaxy Summer Camp

Calling all future astronauts & space explorers! Launch into the outer depths of the universe and sign up for a week of scientific missions. Build and launch your own rocket, engineer a solar-powered rover, and learn in the shadow of a real spacecraft! Buy Now