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


Monday:  Closed

Tuesday-Friday: 10am-3pm

Saturday: 10am-4pm

Sunday: 1pm-4pm 

The museum is now fully open and accessible for our guests!   The P-3C Orion interior tours are back and available during normal operating hours.    We never charge admission! 

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

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Hickory Aviation Museum will be adding General Motors Eastern Aircraft Division built FM-2 Wildcat Bureau Number 16278!  The aircraft was accepted by the US Navy on January 12, 1944. The aircraft has been loaded in San Diego, CA and is on the 2,400 mile journey her new home in Hickory NC!

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.