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Our Educational Portfolio

ACE Educational Programs

Museum Tours

Tours of our Aerospace Discovery at Florida Air Museum are available for teachers, students, and community groups. Tours can last between 1 hour and 3 hours depending on the group.  Guided tours are available with our interactive application or available via a guided docent on Fridays between 10 am and 2 pm.

The standard rate for regular museum admission is: $12 for adults, $10 for 55+ and $8 for student’s ages 7-17, Under 7 are free.

*Student tours require 1 chaperone for every 10 students*

For groups over 15 people group rates are available: $8 for adults and $6 for 55+ and students

Contact the museum at  or CLICK HERE for more information.

Educational Outreach & Mentoring Program

If you are a teacher looking for someone to speak to your class or demonstrate activities in aviation and STEM curriculum, give us a call. We have certified pilots and teachers available to visit schools, civic groups or youth organizations for outreach work or mentoring. Contact the Education Department at 863-904-4073 or for more details.

Year Round Educational Programs

Classroom to the Sky

ACE with the support of SUN ‘n FUN volunteer hosts teachers for a “fly ‘n learn”.  Lesson plans are given to teachers to use in their classroom then they are offered a chance to fly in a real airplane! 

For more information CLICK HERE!

Transition to the Sky

Parents and caretakers of children or adults with special needs often face difficulties as a result of balancing the needs of their child or adult with the common stressors of an airport. To make the travel experience as enjoyable as possible, preparation is key. Transition to the Sky will create confident, comfortable, and acclimated individuals that are ready for future air travel.

For more information CLICK HERE! 

Aerospace Discovery Day

Aerospace Discovery Day is a free community event held in October on the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus. The event introduces youth to the world of aviation!  This event has first flight opportunities, STEM activities, and fun for the whole family! 

For more information, CLICK HERE!

Homecoming to the Sky

Central Florida Aerospace Academy’s high school students enjoy their version of homecoming week complete with aerospace-related activities. Typically held in November, the students plan events that foster team work and growth. In addition, each 9th grade student is offered an opportunity to fly in a general aviation airplane.  

Fly Into Summer

This free community event is typically scheduled each June. The event targets youngsters to the fun of aerospace through hands-on activities and games. This family-fun day includes complimentary admission into Aerospace Discovery at Florida Air Museum.  

 Summer Camps

We are proud to offer two summer camp options.  Destination Aviation for our older campers ages 11-18 and STEMtastic for ages 7-12.

STEMtastic™ day camp offers daily themes incorporating Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) learning techniques. Topics such as robotics, airplanes, rocketry, astronomy, meteorology and more. Sessions are led by certified educators from STEM-based schools.

For more information, CLICK HERE .

Destination Aviation Summer Camps offer the option for participants to be residential or day campers.  Campers are offered a flight opportunity with our partners at FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, FL.

For more information CLICK HERE

Unmanned and Sunny

Unmanned and Sunny is a drone educational and awareness event.  Held each July the goal of this event is to educate the public on the safe operation of drones and their growing use in the commercial industry. 

SUN ‘n FUN Fly-In Educational Events

Aerospace Educators Workshop

SUN ‘n FUN hosts the annual Aerospace Educators’ Workshop. Multiple session are held to enhance your classroom delivery. 

For more information or register for the Educators’ Workshop CLICK HERE!

Student Tours

Every April during SUN ‘n FUN  Fly-in, there are many different options to have your students experience the Largest Airshow in the Southeast! 

For more information, CLICK HERE .

Career Fair

SUN ‘n FUN is proud to partner with to host our annual career fair during our Fly-In.  This event will have many companies looking to hire qualified aerospace professionals!   

For more information CLICK HERE!

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