Come On Out

Worries about the rain today? Not Wild Bill Hopson, our resident Air Mail pilot. Just like the museum itself, Bill works rain or shine. We’re open til 4pm today, so come on out.

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Tonight at EAA Chapter 1414

We’re speaking tonight at EAA Chapter 1414 at Poplar Grove Airport. Thanks for having us here!

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Visit Us

Thanks to our friends at Green County Tourism for this great shot of director Pat in action! The museum is open 10am to 4pm Wednesday through Sunday. Come visit!

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A Great Place For Kids Too!

Our “Kids Area” is a great place for the little ones to enjoy aviation books, crafts, and activities. Stop by soon! We’re open Wednesday through Sunday, 10:00am to 4:00pm. #paperairplanes#aviationbooks#airmail

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Explore Our Exhibits

Museum board member Eric Berens flew his pristine 1927 Travel Air 2000 tonight, with the OXX-6 engine purring like a kitten. You can see this airplane and a dozen others from the Golden Age of Aviation, plus tons of exhibits, at the Kelch Aviation Museum, open Wednesday through Sunday, 10:00am

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Gypsy Air Tours – Schedule A Flight!

Our friends at Gypsy Air Tours are offering flights for just a few more weekends at Brodhead Airport this fall, and there’s no better way to view the gorgeous Wisconsin autumn than from an open cockpit biplane. Schedule your flight today! http://www.gypsyairtours.com/?fbclid=IwAR0AV2YyWmROAqtCSEAIc1mJEK-d3ATq7YDHyiujlwwnt_byZOgwklA9dro

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Take A School Field Trip!

School’s back – and the museum makes a great field trip! We offer tours and activities for kids of all ages. The museum is open today, tomorrow, and all weekend, from 10am-4pm! Drop by any time, or schedule a specific tour.

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Happy Birthday Kent!

Happy birthday to the museum’s chief curmudgeon and sought-after board member, Kent! At least 5 of our current aircraft were restored by him – we lose count! We’re lucky to have him on our team. Kent hates attention, so if you see him, make a big fuss and wish him

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A Beautiful Day to Visit!

It’s a beautiful day at the Kelch Aviation Museum! Drive or fly out to Brodhead Airport for a visit. We’re open 10-4 with free admission

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Car Show

An awesome turnout today for the Jeremy Pinnow and Associates, Inc., Customer Appreciation Car Show. This was a fundraiser for the museum, organized by Brodhead High School senior, Brady Bruns, to benefit the museum’s Phase III building project. A big thank you to Brady, and to Jeremy and his team.https://www.facebook.com/Jeremy-Pinnow-Associates-Inc-1742636045837856/

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