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Learning about the past becomes a hands-on experience with our educational tours and scavenger hunts. Contact the Education Coordinator at (806) 775-3059 or for more information about tours or resources.

Volunteers are needed to assist with restoration projects, to serve as tour guides, conduct education classes and assist with historical research requests. Contact the Museum at (806) 775-3059 for an application to become a Silent Wings Museum Volunteer.

We offer a variety of educational museum outreach programs for all ages. Speakers can tailor a program for your group’s meeting. Contact the Silent Wings Museum at (806) 775-3059 for more information.


Silent Wings Museum participates in the Lubbock Arts Festival
The Silent Wings Museum will participate in the Lubbock Arts Festival April 11th through April 13th. Take a hands-on look inside a WWII soldier’s footlocker or travel through time by trying on uniforms from different ranks.  Be an officer, an infantryman or in the Women’s Air Corps on Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The activity is for all ages. 

Silent Wings Museum at the Lubbock Arts Festival

Date: Friday - Sunday; April 11th – 13th
Time: Friday - Saturday; 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. and Sunday; 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Ages: All Ages!

For more information call 806.775.3567


First Aid
Come to the Silent Wings Museum and learn some first aid basics.  Find out about WWII first aid and its similarities and differences from modern day soldiers.  This class does not result in a first aid certification.

Date: Saturday, May 17, 2014 
Time: 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Ages: 13+
Cost: $7

Pre-registration: Tuesday, May 13, at 5 p.m.

Aviation Boot Camp
Activities will include building pup tents, eating MREs, introduction to aerodynamics, WWII uniforms and more! Some activities are physical in nature. Class size limited.

Week 1

Date: July 21 - 25
Time: July 21 - 24, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. each day; July 25, 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 - 12
Cost: $50

Pre-registration: Friday, July 11, 5 p.m.

Week 2

Date: July 28 - August 2
Time: July 28 - 31, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. each day; August 2, 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages: 8 - 12
Cost: $50

: Friday, July 18, 5 p.m.