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Mornings at the Museum - Guided Tour of the College Park Aviation Museum

Event Date:  April 11, 2015 - 11:00am “Mornings at the Museum” is a guided tour of the College Park Aviation Museum focusing on a specific topic with a different focus each month. The tour, designed for adults, is offered the second Saturday of the month at 11 a.m. and is led by a museum staff member. The tour is FREE with museum admission: $4/adults; $3/seniors. April's tour focuses on the history of Airmail and the important role the College Park Airport played in our country's first "express" mail. Phone: 301-864-6029 Location College Park Aviation Museum 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Drive College Park, MD 20740 United States See map: Google Maps

Innovations in Aerospace Lecture Series

Event Date:  April 30, 2015 - 7:00pm Evan Ulrich, President of RoboSeed LLC and University of Maryland Aerospace Enginnering graduate, speaks about his experience in developing the world's first controllable monocopter at the College Park Aviation Museum (CPAM) on Thursday, April 30 at 7 pm. The lecture is the second in a three-part series focusing on exciting innovations and their impact on aerospace and our lives. The cost is $4/adults and free for museum members. Location College Park Aviation Museum 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Drive College Park, MD 20740 United States See map: Google Maps

Innovations in Aerospace Lecture Series

Event Date:  April 16, 2015 - 7:00pm Dr. Andrew K. Johnston, Geographer and Curator at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, presents Beyond GPS: Navigation on Earth and in Space at the College Park Aviation Museum (CPAM) on Thursday, April 16 at 7 pm. The lecture is the first in a three-part series focusing on exciting innovations and their impact on aerospace and our lives. The cost is $4/adults and free for museum members. Call 301-864-6029 for more information. Location College Park Aviation Museum 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Drive College Park, MD 20740 United States See map: Google Maps

Easter Egg Hunt & Animal Tours

Event Date:  March 28, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm Did you know that the King Charles spaniel dog were originally owned by royalty or that parrots were used as a symbol of wealth? In this family friendly tour participants will join an animal tour of the house and hear how different animals symbolize different things in our collection items such as paintings, chairs, and everyday objects. After the tour children will go on an Easter egg hunt out in the garden and have the opportunity to paint the eggs using pictures of animals they saw in our collection items as inspiration. Location The Hammond-Harwood House Museum 19 Maryland Avenue Annapolis, MD 21401 United States See map: Google Maps