February Break 2023
All the great things going on at the Cradle from
Saturday, February 18th through Sunday, February 26th!
- Drones Exhibit! - Arcade Exhibit! - Planetarium Shows!
- Family Movie Nights! - 80s Arcade & Karaoke Night!
See a wide variety of civilian, military, and scientific drones. Try a drone simulator and test out a hand-sensor drone in our Drone Zone! Opens February 18, free with museum admission.
Learn the history, play the games! Over 60 playable classic arcade games for your retro gaming satisfaction. Opens February 18. Separate admission required.
Our immersive full-dome planetarium with newly upgraded pure laser projectors is one of the largest and most powerful virtual reality experiences in the world!
Drone Zone Family Activity - Daily 12-4 pm, Free with Museum Admission
Fly a hand-sensor Scoot drone in our Drone Zone! Scoot drones are 360° sensor-guided hover drones. Toss them in the air and they fly! Control them with hand gestures. Can you negotiate our obstacle course? Drones for beginners and kids have never been easier.
Join us on Tuesday, February 21st from 6-9 pm for a fun Family Movie Night! There will be a make & take activity, you can explore the museum galleries, then we'll watch Disney's 'The Princess and the Frog' in the theater - we'll even supply snacks!
Join us on Thursday, February 23rd from 6-9 pm for a fun Family Arcade & Movie Night! Play in our Arcade exhibit featuring over 50 classic arcade cabinets, explore the museum galleries, then we'll watch Wreck-It Ralph in the theater - snacks included!
Join us on February 25th from 7-11 pm and get your 80s on! Over 60 classic arcade cabinets, 80s karaoke, 80s costume/cosplay contest, a few merch vendors, a food truck and a cash bar! Party on dudes!
Museum and Planetarium Combo: Adult $25, Child/Senior* $23
Combo includes the museum and a single Planetarium show.
Museum: Adult $18, Child/Senior* $16
The museum includes the aviation museum galleries and Back to the Future celebration.
The Arcade Age Exhibit: $10 per person
90-minute sessions at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm (museum admission not required or included)
Cradle of Aviation Museum, Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Garden City, NY 11530
Questions? Call Reservations (Mon-Fri, 10-4) at 516-572-4066
or use the Contact Form Here!
*Children ages 2-12, Senior Citizens 62+, Military Personnel, Volunteer Firemen & Non-Ambulatory Visitors