Wings of the North

Welcome to Wings of the North Air Museum – a dynamic learning hub where we:

  • Restore and showcase flying aircraft to bring history to life
  • Honor Minnesota’s aviation pathfinders and veterans through exhibits and events
  • Provide experiences to inspire young people to explore opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics
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In the News

New Spaceflight Exhibit
New Spaceflight Exhibit
May 13, 2019
In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, Wings of the North has a new exhibit featuring spaceflight items. Many of these items are on loan from NASA's Joh...
Pancake Breakfast Scheduled
Pancake Breakfast Scheduled
April 18, 2019
Wings of the North is having a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, June 1st, from 8am-1pm at the Premier Jet Center at Flying Cloud Airport. Premier is the other side of the field from the muse...
Closed on Easter Sunday!
April 17, 2019
The museum will be closed on Sunday, April 21st in observance of Easter.
Winter Maintenance
Winter Maintenance
April 7, 2019
During the winter, the aircraft in the collection undergo upgrades, repairs, and their annual inspection. Sierra Sue II completed the annual inspection some time ago, but needed some prope...
New Display for Museum
New Display for Museum
March 9, 2019
A new display is under construction in our hangar. It will be a diorama of a forward airfield control tower featuring our actual WWII vacuum tube and crystal field radios currently on displ...
New Addition to the Museum
New Addition to the Museum
March 6, 2019
The museum recently acquired a US Marine Corps Mess Dress uniform that belonged to Henry "Hank" Bourgeois. Hank was a decorated F4U Corsair pilot with VMF-214 in World War II. VMF-214 was...