Celebrate - Inspire - Challenge - Educate
Summer Academy 2022 - 13+
Aviation Academy is a unique way to explore the fascinating world of flight, with an insider’s view. It combines daily tutorials from professionals from across the industry. Students even get to test their flying aptitude and skills in the B737 -800 NG with a real world pilot!
fly a boeing 737-800NG simulator
Experience Flight from the Captains seat with a B737-800NG Flight Simulator Experience Gift Voucher!
Our B737-800 NG flight simulator is constructed using the cockpit section of a real aircraft, C-GAPW in service for over 30 years.The flight deck features many original Boeing parts, the control columns and throttle which add to the incredible realism of this unforgettable experience. You can even invite a guest to share the flying or just sit back and watch you fly!
Museum Admission and Tours
Museum Opening Times:
We are open every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 am – 4 pm for the summer season
Guided Tours are at 11am and 3pm daily subject to availability.
Students / Seniors /Over 12’s €9.00
Under 12’s €6.00
Under 12 months free
Flight Simulation is not included in Museum Admission. Check out our Aviation Experience Tour for info
We can only offer guided museum tours at specified booking times as above and also as part of Aviation Discovery Tour which we recommend for anyone over 8 years.
You are most welcome to drop by and self tour anytime!
Aviation Discovery Tours
Discover the fascinating world of flight!
Shannon Aviation Museum is an interactive, fun, educational and inspirational experience for all ages. Learn more about aviation with real world theory lessons, exciting simulated flight lessons, amazing aircraft exhibits, and passionate presentations on the world of flight and aviation!
Tours are scheduled and booking is essential.
What Visitors are saying
Don’t take our word for it, see feedback from our happy visitors!
Visited on a Saturday morning with our three young boys whilst waiting for our flight home and what a fantastic little place. The people who work their are so passionate... read more
October 28, 2018