Museum Offers Seattle Seahawks Fans Half-Price Admission
Discounts for Seahawks gear-wearing visitors Dec. 31 through Seahawks’ playoff run
SEATTLE, – As the Seattle Seahawks fly high as NFC West Champions, The Museum of Flight joins the Emerald City celebration by offering half-price admission from Dec. 31 through the Seahawks’ playoff run to all Museum visitors wearing Seahawks gear. “Seattle is our hometown, we are Seahawks fans,” said Museum spokesperson Mike Bush, “and just as the ‘Hawks will enjoy homefield advantage throughout the playoffs, their fans will have a hometown advantage at The Museum of Flight.”In a further show of support, the Museum mounted a gigantic 12th MAN flag next to its main entrance.
The independent, non-profit Museum of Flight is one of the largest air and space museums in the world, attracting more than 500,000 visitors annually. The Museum’s collection includes more than 160 historically significant air- and spacecraft, the original manufacturing facility of The Boeing Co., and the world’s only full-scale NASA Space Shuttle Trainer. The Museum’s aviation and space library and archives are the largest on the West Coast. More than 100,000 individuals are served annually by the Museum’s on-site and outreach educational programs. The Museum of Flight is accredited by the American Association of Museums, and is an Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution.
The Museum of Flight is located at 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, Exit 158 off Interstate 5 on Boeing Field half-way between downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport. The Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $18 for adults, $15 for seniors 65 and older, $15 for active military, $10 for youth 5 to 17, and free for children under 5. Group rates are available. Admission on the first Thursday of the month is free from 5 to 9 p.m. courtesy of Wells Fargo. McCormick & Schmick’s Wings Café is on site. For general Museum information, please call 206-764-5720 or visit www.museumofflight.org