Explore the history, science, sport, and art of ballooning and other innovative forms of flight. Discover how human aviation began with ballooning in 1783 and the many advancements that have followed. Achieve new heights by gaining knowledge and inspiration from visiting our interactive exhibitions or participating in our many educational programs.
Enjoy free admission to the Balloon Museum all day on the first Friday of every month. Explore our permanent and special exhibitions, and don't miss our Tim Anderson 4-D Theater, featuring "My Balloon Ride," a 4-D flight aboard a hot air balloon.