Click here to take a 3-D interactive tour of the P-3C Orion! 



HAM Happenings

We're looking for volunteers to join the team at our Museum!  Please select the "Volunteer" tab above to learn more!!!  

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Due to snow and ice and the continuing near freezing temperatures, the museum will remain closed until further notice for the safety of our volunteers and visitors.  

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.

Monthly Meeting January 22, 2022!  Lunch at noon, meeting begins at 1pm sharp!  This will be a very informative session recapping where we've been and where we're headed! 

3101 9th Avenue Drive NW Box 22A   Hickory, NC  28601       (828)-323-1963        Hickory Regional Airport Code (HKY)

​​HOURS OF OPERATION:

Monday:  Closed

Tuesday-Friday: 10am-3pm

Saturday: 10am-4pm

Sunday: 1pm-4pm 

     The Museum suggests that all visitors wear masks while inside the gift shop area and they are mandatory if touring the inside of the P-3C Orion.

   We never charge admission!