Take a 3D interactive tour of the P-3C Orion! 

HAM Happenings


Monday-Tuesday:  Closed

Wednesday-Friday: 10am-3pm

Saturday: 10am-4pm

Sunday: 1pm-4pm 

The aircraft ramp, interior museum, and gift shop  are now open to visitors.  The P-3C Orion interior tours will reopen on May 22.    We never charge admission!  

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3101 9th Avenue Drive NW   Hickory, NC  28601       (828)-323-1963        Hickory Regional Airport Code (HKY)

May 22: The P-3C Orion reopens!  HAM is also going to feature cars from the Carolinas Region Shelby American Automobile Club parked among our aircraft, weather permitting.   Come out and see some amazing cars and tour the Orion!  There is never an admission charge.     


Welcome to the Hickory Aviation Museum located at the Hickory Regional Airport(HKY) in Hickory North Carolina.  We are a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Tax Exempt Organization.

We are dedicated to maintaining the facts and artifacts of the Golden Age of Aviation. The Museum provides a unique opportunity for all generations to learn and appreciate aviation history.  We achieve this by adding new exhibits and aircraft on a regular basis.  

We invite you to come visit and even become a member of the Hickory Aviation Museum. With your help, we can all preserve the past for future generations to come.