Chico Air Museum
Now Open 
 Thursday through Sun
10-3 or by appointment.
Free Admission!
Preserving Aviation History and the Romance of Flight
Photo Gallery
Our Vision

Chico Air Museum ® 165 Ryan Ave Chico,CA 95973
Copyright © 2018 Chico Air Museum. All rights reserved

  • Outdoor Museum with jet and propeller driven aircraft
  • Indoor Museum with interesting artifacts, pictures and historic displays
  • Research Library
  • Gift Shop
  • World Class Aviation Speaker Series
  • Special Events by arrangement; group visits, school field trips  
Contact Us
The Chico Air Museum collects, preserves, documents and displays aircraft, and aviation and space artifacts. The museum’s primary purpose is to educate and inspire people of all ages about aviation and the history of flight. ​
Mission Statement
CAAF Main Gate 1944
Brewster Buffalo built by Wick Humble
Original Oil Painting CAAF in 1945
Bell P-39 over Chico
Visit our...
 Learn about the incredible story of Thaddeus Kerns, Chico Boy Aviator  
(seen at propeller) 1911. 
All rights reserved, reprints by permission
See and hear Rene Vercruyssen's powerful BT-13 Warbird

With the effort needed to support the victims of the devastating fire in Butte County, many CAM volunteer staff members are either directly affected, or involved in the recovery effort. The Museum will be remain closed with hopes to re-open  Friday, November 23rd, (the day after Thanksgiving). 

Check this website or call 530-345-6468 for updates.
Thanks for understanding

Brian Baldridge
Chico Air Museum