cavanaugh flight museum

America always had a special relationship with airplanes. From being its birthplace to achieving technological advances, there’s no shortage of stories to tell.

To honor the stories as well as the aircrafts themselves, the Cavanaugh Flight Museum was established in Addison, Texas, a northern Dallas suburb. Read on all about this one-of-a-kind aviation museum and to find out how to save big with Cavanaugh Flight Museum discount tickets and coupons.



The Cavanaugh Flight Museum is a non-profit aviation museum located at the Addison Airport that promotes aviation education, research and American aviation heritage. The aircraft collection in the museum began as the personal collection of businessman Jim Cavanaugh. The museum opened for the public in October 1993.

The Cavanaugh Flight Museum is home to a staggering 58 aircraft vehicles and growing. Their extensive collection of aircraft is one of the finest in the world. These airplanes are subdivided according the era they were used such as World War I, World War II, Korean War and 1950s, Vietnam War and 1960s and some civilian aircrafts.

The museum also has a collection of historic military trucks, weapons and civilian cars.

Aside from the aircraft displays, the museum also offers Warbird rides which flies over North Dallas.

Lastly, the museum has an online store where they sell airplane-printed shirts, memberships, and the Warbird Rides.



Admission to the museum starts at $12 for adults but you can score some big discounts with Cavanaugh Flight Museum discount tickets and coupons.

The best way to get huge savings from admission is through Groupon. Groupon offers rotating deals on Cavanaugh Flight Museum so be sure to check out their page before you go to see if they have any current coupons available.

Aside from Groupon, there are other ways to get discounts to the museum as well.

Seniors and military members can get in for just $8. Make sure you have an ID with you to verify you qualify for these discounted tickets.

If you have kids, they get special deals to the museum as well! Children ages 4-12 can get in for $6. Even better, children 3 and under always get free admission.



Cavanaugh Flight Museum is open at the following hours:

Monday to Saturday:

09:00 AM – 05:00 PM


11:00 AM – 05:00 PM

The Saturday and Sunday hours make it one of our favorite things to do in DFW on the weekend.



The Cavanaugh Flight Museum is located at 4572 Claire Chennault St, Addison, TX 75001, USA. There’s plenty of parking available. There’s even airplane parking available as the museum is located at the Addison Airport!

For more information, make sure to visit their official website.