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1600 Air Museum Rd. Hood River, OR 97031

(541) 308-1600

Open Daily 9 - 5 Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

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WAAAM is a living museum dedicated to the preservation, operation of, and education about, antique aircraft, automobiles, and other transportation related relics.

We rely on volunteers, memberships, donations and grants for our daily operations, our restoration projects and for additions and enhancements to the museum’s collection.

We invite you to join WAAAM as a member, and participate in the benefits that members enjoy.

To learn more click here or on the membership navigation sidebar.

Benefits of Volunteering

There are lots of reasons to volunteer at WAAAM.

  • You'll be able to learn about antique aircraft and automobiles.
  • You'll meet people with similar interests.
  • You'll be able to participate in our monthly pot lucks and other social events (we like to party!).
  • You'll get great pleasure out of simply watching the thrill people feel when they tour our museum.
  • You'll be able to use your skills in a meaningful way that helps others.
  • You'll be able to have some FUN!

We encourage our volunteers to become members, but it's not mandatory. Member volunteers receive benefits beyond what our non-member volunteers receive.

Learn more about volunteering by clicking here or on the volunteer navigation sidebar.

Western Antique Airplane & Automobile Museum

1600 Air Museum Rd, Hood River OR 97031

(541) 308-1600 

Staff Contact Info:

To send an email type the first name of the person you want to reach followed by @waaamuseum.org in the "to" line in the email browser of your choice. (See the general information email as an example.)

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  • Director: Judy Newman
  • Groundskeeper: Don Ferency
  • Aircraft Restoration Specialist: Jay Matson Bell
  • Chief Pilot: Scott Gifford
  • Assistant Director: Donna Davidson
  • Military Vehicle Restorations: Brian Brandt
  • Memberships: Stephanie Hatch
  • Donations: Stephanie Hatch
  • Volunteer Coordinator: Alan Bell (volunteer@)
  • Museum Coordinator: Ken Olsson
  • Newsletter Editor: Donna Davidson
  • Web: Stephanie Hatch
  • Record Keeper: Stephanie Hatch
  • Social Media: Stephanie Hatch
  • Gift Shop: Susie Phillips (giftshop@)
   

News Flash  

2015 WAAAM Campers Needed

Class signups end Friday of the June 22-25 Class.

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Luhr Jensen History Talks June 13

At 11:30am and 2:00pm brothers Phil and Dave Jensen who were integral to the company will give audiences an insider view of just how Hood River came to be known as a fishing lure icon for decades.

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2015 Certificate of Excellence

TripAdvisor and our visitors have awarded WAAAM this honor for the third year in a row!

WAAAM won the 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Many volunteer opportunities are available.  Here is a partial list of how you can get involved.

WAAAM Volunteers are awesome!

  • Museum Docents
  • Event Planning and Coordination
  • Library Services
  • Volunteer Services Representative
  • Marketing & Promotion
  • Restoration and Maintenance
  • Gift Shop
  • Administrative Support
  • Maintenance & Custodial
  • Training & Education

Find out more on our volunteer page.

   

Memberships & Sponsorships

There are four levels of membership available to individuals and families.

  • Solo Membership: $50.00 – One Individual Membership
  • Family Membership: $100.00 – 2 adults and children/grandchildren 18 years old and under.
  • Membership +1: $120.00 – One individual membership plus one guest.
  • Membership +2: $150.00 – Two individual memberships plus 2 guests.

Call (541) 308-1600 for information on Business Memberships.

   

Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum

Antique Airplanes   •  Antique Automobiles

Where Oregon and Washington meet, at the Columbia River Gorge.

It's worth the trip!