Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum | Kids Out and About Toronto

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

9280 Airport Rd
Mount Hope , ON , L0R1W0
Phone: 905-679-4183
Contact name: 
Sean Kearney
Business/organization type: 
Ages for which our activities are most appropriate: 
The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum was founded in 1972 and is a non-profit organization whose mandate is to acquire, document, preserve and maintain a complete collection of aircraft that were flown by Canadians and the Canadian military from the beginning of World War II to the present. Our role is to preserve the artifacts, books, periodicals and manuals relating to this mandate. The Museum now houses almost 50 aircraft, an extensive aviation Gift Shop and Exhibit Gallery.


Open hours: 
Sunday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Our Education Programs are conducted in our museum's aircraft hangar. Our professional staff consist of pilots, retired teachers and school administrators, Scout and Guide leaders and others who have a intense passion for aviation.


9280 Airport Rd
Mount Hope, ON, L0R1W0



EXHIBIT - Heroes of the Home Front: World War II Comics in Canada

9 am - 5 pm

Organization learning resources

Title Description Cost
Aircraft Control Surfaces and Vocabulary

A four page document with labelled diagrams of the various control surfaces of aircraft as well as a definition sheet.

Science - STEM - General
Late Elementary School
Middle School