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

AirExpo Promo Video
AirExpo Promo Video
July 5, 2019
The YouTube channel has recently published an AirExpo promo video. Check it out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_3CoKrIVj1M
YouTube Channel
YouTube Channel
June 29, 2019
Wings of the North has started a YouTube channel! If you're looking for some interesting videos of what is going on around the museum or the restoration hangar, head over to our newly ...
Guest Aircraft SNB-1 “Kansan”
Guest Aircraft SNB-1 “Kansan”
June 16, 2019
The Beechcraft SNB-1 "Kansan" is a Navy version of the venerable Army AT-11 "Kanasan". During World War II, the Kansan was used extensively as a bombardier/navigator trainer and gunner...
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...
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...