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Fort Worth Aviation Museum

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Veterans! People love to hear your stories and we need your experience and expertise! Positions are available in aircraft restoration for our 26 warbirds, or as guides for our visitors! Help us preserve the aviation history of North Texas and inspire youngsters to stay in school and achieve their full potential. No museum experience is required. Spanish language skills desirable, but not required.

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About Fort Worth Aviation Museum

Location:

3300 Ross Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76106, US

Mission Statement

"Giving Wings to Youth and Community through, education, inspiration and our aviation roots."

Description

Fort Worth Aviation Museum is an aviation history museum and air park located on historic Meacham Airport in Fort Worth, Texas. We feature 26 of the most touchable military warbirds in Texas on static display. We provide free guided tours through our museum and air park by knowledgeable docents, many of whom are veterans. We also offer tailored programs for youth, seniors, and other groups.

We rely on donations, our museum admission fee, and the profits from a small gift shop to cover our operational costs. In addition, groups are able to rent our facility for special events. We are a Blue Star Museum and offer free admission to active military personnel year-round.

We had over 10,000 visitors to the museum in 2017 and our outreach to community totaled over 82,000 connections to our programs. We also have an active aircraft restoration program. No experience needed, our volunteers include many retired military aviation technicians who are glad to have help and teach their skills. Managing our collection and maintaining our displays are ongoing activities under the direction of our museum professional operations director.

Although we are a professional, rapidly growing museum, celebrating our 20th anniversary, our volunteers are family and make our museum a fun place to meet and share our stories and programs with our visitors, young and old.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Fort Worth Aviation Museum3300 Ross Ave.Fort Worth, TX 76106

(32.80564,-97.35589)
 

SKILLS

  • History
  • Janitorial Maintenance
  • Welding
  • Retail / Sales
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 4 Hours Monthly
  • Put in as much time as desired. All ages from 16 up

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