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We are open Wednesday, December 24, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Check out our Gift Shop for all of your holiday helicopter needs!




Many thanks to everyone who came to see Santa on December 13,

and helped to make this the best SantaFest ever!


Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley tests our Scorpion.

Lt. Gov. Cawley tests our Scorpion.

Gov. Corbett fields questions in front of our Cobra.

Gov. Corbett fields questions in front of our Cobra.

The Republican Party of Pennsylvania rented AHMEC Monday, November 3, for a rally that featured notables like Gov. Tom Corbett, Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley,  Congressman Pat Meehan and Senator Pat Toomey, as well as approximately 125 guests.


Imagine what we can do for you!


More photos and information here.


Check out these cool RotorFest photos!




Established in 1996, the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center is a nonprofit organization that collects, restores and displays rotary-wing aircraft. As the nation’s premier helicopter museum we are dedicated to educating and inspiring all generations using the science and technology of vertical flight.


The Museum displays over 35 civilian and military helicopters, autogiros and convertaplanes. Visitors can climb aboard several of the helicopters for a truly unique hands-on experience. The American Helicopter Museum is located in West Chester, Pennsylvania, where it coincides with the industry innovators in the Philadelphia region.


Click here to see us in “The Pursuit Valley Forge”

Contact Us

1220 American Boulevard
West Chester, PA 19380

Museum Hours

Open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm
Last Admission at 4 pm
Open Sunday,12 pm to 5 pm
Last Admission at 4 pm
Monday and Tuesday open by appointment only.
Adults – $10.00 Seniors, Children under 12 and Students with ID - $8.00
Children under 2 - FREE

Book the Museum

Call to schedule Birthday Parties/Surprise Parties & Museum Rentals for Corporate and Family Events, Fundraiser, Holiday Party, Reunions, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, Anniversary, Scouting Events, Communions, Theater Rental and Luncheons. For more information, click on the Rentals tab.