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Share your Love of History and Aviation: Be a Tour Guide

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Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum and Foundation

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Join a great team with living legends from World War II to present day. Learn new skills and help share the history of U.S. Marine Corps aviation and its aircraft with visitors from the local, national and international communities.

The Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum has the largest collection of historical aircraft flown by U.S. Marine Corps aviators in the world as well as thousands of artifacts from World War I to present day. Currently there are 31 aircraft on display and 8 indoor galleries showcasing uniforms, patches, trophies, artwork and other artifacts.

All training is provided and schedules are flexible. Our volunteer roster includes people from 16 to 95 years of age, many of whom are veterans who served as military pilots and air crew. All who enjoy learning and sharing U.S. and aviation history are most welcome.

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About Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum and Foundation

Location:

4203 Anderson Avenue, San Diego, CA 92145, US

Mission Statement

Through its support of the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum, the Flying Leatherneck Historical Foundation preserves the history of U.S. Marine Corps aviation, honors military service and inspires in all generations an appreciation for America's freedoms and values.

Description

The Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum has the largest collection in the world of historical aircraft flown by U.S. Marine Corps aviators. The Museum is open to the public free and is staffed by volunteers many of whom served as military pilots and air crew. On display are 31 aircraft as well as hundreds of artifacts from the birth of Marine Corps aviation to the present day. The collection and the programs offered at the Museum attract local, national and international visitors and it has a large social media following of aircraft and history enthusiasts.

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4203 Anderson AveSan Diego, CA 92145

(32.89116,-117.13863)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Youth Services
  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • We will work with your schedule!
  • Shadow another docent until you feel comfortable taking groups on tours of the exhibits.

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