The Flying Gizmo show is a fun assembly-style program designed to help participants discover the science and history of flight through the use of flying toys and models. The museum toy collection includes a flapping-winged bird, kites, parachutes, gliders, stomp rockets and many others.
Rocket Building Activity and Launch is also part of the program as well as a late night museum tour.
Sleep with a View of Boeing Field! The second floor private View Lounge is carpeted and large enough to accommodate air mattresses, cots and everything you need to be comfortable. Scouts go to bed around 10:30 – 11:00pm. Keep this in mind for younger scouts and siblings.
Cost: $45 per person. Make checks payable to Pack 428
Museum admission is included! Take advantage of the closed access time in the Great Gallery and Space Exhibit between 9-10am on Saturday. You are welcome to stay as long as you like in the museum on Saturday. If you would like to come early on Friday, you will need to let us know ahead of time so wristbands can be made up for you in advance.
Details: We will meet in the lobby of the Museum of Flight at 5:45pm. The address is 9404 E Marginal Way S, Seattle, WA 98108. Parking in the East lot is available at no charge.
Available to all scouts, siblings 5 and older, and adults. Limited to the first 60 persons who sign up.
An evening snack is provided as well as a continental breakfast. Please let us know of any special dietary needs so that we can pass this information on to the museum. No outside food is permitted without prior approval from the museum.
What to bring: sleeping bag, pillow, toothbrush, toothpaste, brush or comb, washcloth, t-shirt or shorts to sleep in, jacket, bag large enough to hold all these items labelled with name and phone number. Please do not bring: stereo, hairdryer, electronic games or toys, food, snacks, gum.