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We are a registered 501 (c)(3). EIN: 23-2744831.


 How your donation helps


The American Helicopter Museum & Education Center’s purpose is to collect, preserve, research, publish and exhibit the objects, artifacts and documents relating the origins and development of rotary-wing aircraft (autogiros, helicopters and convertaplanes) in the United States for the benefit of the public.


AHMEC accomplishes this mission with educational programs, exhibitions, events, airshows, workshops, videos and publications designed to teach the principles of flight, celebrate the pioneers of aviation and encourage future generations of scientists, inventors, innovators and engineers.

Contact Us

1220 American Boulevard
West Chester, PA 19380

Museum Hours

Open Wednesday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm
Last Admission at 4 pm
Open Sunday,12 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

The Museum is perfect for Birthday and Holiday Parties; Reunions and Anniversaries; Bar and Bat Mitzvahs; Scouting Events and School Field Trips; Luncheons, Dinners, Cocktail Hours and Soirees; Casual and Formal Gatherings; Business Meetings; Fundraisers; and Family and Corporate Events large or small; and more! Call 610-436-9600 or click on the Rentals tab for more information.