1600 Air Museum Rd. Hood River, OR 97031

(541) 308-1600

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

Let us help you plan your visit.



Donate to WAAAM today!

E-Newsletter Sign Up  


Congratulations to Eric Hamada (a Hood River Valley High School Senior)! He was awarded a Flight Scholarship in April during the museum's Second Saturday event.

Dale Harris, Judy Newman and Scott Gifford present Eric Hamada his scholarship award. The Scholarship, totaling $2,750 this year, will enable Eric to solo (fly an airplane by himself).

Dale Harris of The Callas Trust approached WAAAM to help administer a scholarship to hard working, dedicated, young, aviation-minded, volunteer at WAAAM - someone with a passion for the world of flight. The initial funds of $2,000 were from the estate of Guss and Georgette Callas who started General Airways after WWII in Portland, Or. WAAAM donated $500 and Classic Wings Donated the books necessary to pass the written exam - a $250 value.

Congratulations Eric! The sky's the limit!

Pictured in front of the WACO YPF airplane: (left) Dale Harris - Lavender Valley Farms in Hood River, Judy Newman - WAAAM Director, Eric Hamada, and Scott Gifford - Classic Wings Aero Services of the Hood River Airport.

Return to home.

Read more WAAAM news.


News Flash  

Rat Rod Presentation

WAAAM is please to announce that the upcoming November Second Saturday lineup has added Gary Fisher to present his 2015 Rat Rod winner.

Read more ...
Stinson Engine Overhaul

Thanks to the generous support of WAAAM's visitors and donors the engine off the 1936 Stinson SR-8B is off to Oklahoma for some major work.

Read more ...
Day in the Restoration Shop

On Sept. 29, 2015 we filmed the shop crew working on WAAAM's 1925 WACO Nine restoration project.

Read more ...

OUR WAAAM APPGet the freee WAAAM App today in the iTunes store.

Download a Piece of the Past!


WAAAM History - Photos - Stories - Info


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!