July 28, 2023 — The museum building at Air Power Park will be closed to the public Friday and Saturday, July 28-29, due to maintenance issues.
The air-conditioning system is malfunctioning and the temperatures inside the building are excessively hot. The outdoor portion of Air Power Park remains closed to the public for ongoing work on the grounds.
Air Power Park, located at 413 W. Mercury Blvd., is a free, 15-acre park featuring several vintage aircraft and experimental space launch vehicles from the 1950s and 1960s, including jets, missiles and rockets. The indoor museum at the center of the park includes themed rooms with more than 325 models of aircraft, spacecraft and nautical vessels representing all the U.S. branches of service and some other nations.