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Cradle of Aviation Museum

Located inside the historic Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, Long Island, the Pan Am Museum and its grounds are perfect for a planned weekday excursion or weekend visit. Conveniently situated within steps of outdoor amenities, parks, eateries, and retail, the museum provides visitors with a rare glimpse into The World’s Most Experienced Airline.


Pan Am Museum Timeline

Exhibit Unveiling

Join us as we celebrate the unveiling of the Museum’s newest exhibit!

The Pan Am Timeline: The Pan Am Saga, from its Beginnings in 1927 to its Slow Demise, and Eventual Fall in 1991. 

The Timeline is a comprehensive and historical view of Pan American World Airways which not only makes its story easy to follow, but also gives a visual perspective on the milestone technical achievements of this once great airline.

Sunday, December 5, 2021

5:00 pm – 7:30 pm EST


Ticket Sales End Thurs., Dec. 2nd at 12:00 PM EST
Pan Am Museum Foundation's

Online Silent Auction

To celebrate the unveiling of the Pan Am Museum Foundation's newest exhibit, The Pan Am Timeline, we are launching a special silent auction fundraiser.

As always, all proceeds from purchases go to the Pan Am Museum Foundation, and supporting our mission of educating, celebrating, and inspiring present, and future, generations by preserving historical and diverse personal stories of Pan American World Airways.

To bid on auction items, you must first create an account using your name and email.This is to ensure we are able to contact auction winners. You must make an account before you place your bid!


Auction will run for 12 days

Opens Nov. 24th at 12:00 PM EST
Closes Dec. 5th at 12:00 PM EST

Good Luck!

Our Products


Relive the glory days of The World’s Most Experienced Airline with our unique collection of officially licensed merchandise designed exclusively for the Pan Am Museum.

Bring on the Pioneers


Passengers, mail, or cargo, safe air travel to destinations across the globe was now a reality.

The Pan Am Museum


Experience the legacy of the world’s most iconic airline, Pan American World Airways. Brought to you by Tom Betti , the host of the Pan Am Podcast and Board member of the Pan Am Museum. The Pan Am Podcast brings Pan Am’s 64-year history to life through engaging storytelling and insightful interviews from Pan Am employees, passengers, historians, and aviation enthusiasts! Listen, rate, and subscribe!

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    Monday: Closed
    Tues ‒ Sun: 10:00 a.m. ‒ 5:00 p.m.

    Adults (13-61): $16
    Children (2-12): $14
    Seniors (62+): $14

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