Mid-America
Air Museum

2000 W 2nd Street
Liberal, Kansas 67901
(620) 624-5263

$7 for adults, $5 for seniors 62 and older
$3 for students age 6-18.

Open until 5PM 362 days a year
Mid-America Air Museum Map

Mid-America Air Museum in Liberal, Kansas
Mid-America Air Museum
Mid-America Air Museum - Liberal, Kansas

The Mid-America Air Museum in Liberal, Kansas is one of the country's largest air museums and home to more than 100 aircraft. The museum's collection was started by the late Colonel Tom Thomas, Jr., who donated his personal collection of over 50 planes to the museum.

It is an impressive display, although the airplanes feel more crammed into the hanger than displayed. I believe that the typical visitor will find the Air Musem is good for about an hour's visit. But with more room, better organization and more historical information, the Mid-America Air Museum could be a regional travel destination.

Guided tours are available for groups of ten or more at special rates. Group tours must be booked in advance. Electric carts are available at no additional charge for those requiring mobility assistance.

Camp Falcon at the Mid-America Air Museum is a seven-week summer educational program for children ages 8-12. Campers learn about the history of flight, the scientific principles behind flight, perform experiments, make models, and conduct test flights.

Mid-America Air Museum - Liberal, Kansas
Mid-America Air Museum in Liberal, Kansas

Aero Commander L-26 at Liberal Air Museum
Aero Commander L-26
The smallest ever Air Force One, having been used by President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1956-1960
for flights between the White House and his farm in Pennsylvania.

Max Conrad's Piper Comanche at Mid-America Air Museum
Max Conrad's Piper Comanche
This plane set several distance records for its size, including 7668 mile non-stop - Africa to Los Angeles


 

B-24 Liberator airforce base in Liberal Kansas
The Liberal airport was a Liberator (B-24) base in World War 2
Unfortunately there are no Liberators in the Air Mueseum collection

Vought F-8H Crusader at the Mid-America Air Museum, Liberal Kansas
Vought F-8H Crusader and other military aircraft

Mid-America Air Museum Map - Liberal, Kansas
Mid-America Air Museum Map

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