Glenn H. Curtiss Museum
Indulge your need for speed and learn about the “Fastest Man on Earth” at the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum in Hammondsport, NY. A local hero and pioneer in the in the fields of aviation and mechanics, Curtiss constantly sought to push the boundaries of human travel. The museum is a testament to his life of experimentation and to the beloved history of Hammondsport. Explore one of many exhibits which include antique airplanes, engines, motorcycles and boats. Children and parents alike will delight in the hands-on sections of the museum that encourage youngsters to make their own inventions or to envision future methods of air travel. Stop by the Restoration Shop and watch volunteer craftsmen work on old aircrafts. If you are planning a large event, The Curtiss’ facilities are ideal for group conferences or school tours. Museum hours vary throughout the year. Call ahead to plan your trip today at (607) 569-2160.
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