The Peterson Air and Space Museum will reopen on Tuesday, July 6th. Operating hours will be Tuesday through Friday, 10AM to 3PM.
For visitors who do not have access to Peterson AFB, please contact us at least 24hours before your intended date to arrange for a visitor pass from our base security forces. Use one of the following:
Office Phone: 719-556-4915
Our website is still under construction and the online request system may not work. Please use one of the above methods to contact us for more information.
FREE Admission Please see our VISITOR INFORMATION page for hours of operation.
PLEASE NOTE: If you DO NOT possess a DoD ID Card, please click here for procedures to process a Visitor Pass. You may now request access either by phone or with the on-line form.
Welcome to the Edward J. Peterson Air and Space Museum, Colorado's oldest aviation museum! We preserve and portray the rich aviation and space history of Colorado Springs and Peterson Air Force Base. From our barnstormer beginnings in the Roaring Twenties, through the daring exploits of our World War II pilots and into the modern space era, our exhibits are sure to capture your attention.
Awarded Certificate of Excellence 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019
This website is sponsored by the Peterson Air & Space Museum Foundation, which is a non-federal entity. Neither the United States Air Force nor the Department of Defense express or imply endorsement of the Peterson Air & Space Museum Foundation.