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Paine Field Aviation District

Six world-class aviation attractions create a visitor district where the past, present and future of flight coincide.

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In less than a century’s time, humans went from traveling on foot to flying in the air and standing on the moon.

This is the story of aerospace technology, and much of that story was written here, in the heart of the PNW.

Modern flight didn’t begin in the Pacific Northwest, but it was developed and perfected here. We are a region full of trees and waterways. Early seaplane enthusiasts like William Boeing knew the value of using local timber to make airplanes that could be shipped from Puget Sound.

There is something about this region that encourages bold moves, like the desire to pursue the perfection of flight.

Today’s visitors to Seattle NorthCountry can experience six attractions in the Aviation District that will deepen their appreciation for the pioneering spirit of aviation.

Paine Field Passenger Terminal

Historic Flight Foundation

Flying Heritage and Combat Armor Museum

Museum of Flight Restoration Center

Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour

High Trek Adventures

Note: effective March 12, the Historic Flight Foundation will no longer operate its Paine Field facility. For more information, please click HERE.

Hold your next event, meeting, or social function in SeattleNorth Country's Aviation District

Total Indoor Meeting SpaceGroup Size
Boeing Future of FlightOver 41,000 Sq. Ft.Up to 600
Flying Heritage & Combat Armor MuseumOver 54,000 Sq. Ft.Up to 600
High Trek AdventuresNoneUp to 200
Museum of Flight Restoration CenterOver 23,000 Sq. Ft.Up to 300