We are excited to announce a new challenge grant for our Phase II museum building, worth up to $200,000! A local donor, who wishes to remain anonymous, has pledged to match all donations made to the Kelch Aviation Museum through December 31, 2020, up to a maximum of $200,000. This
Here’s the latest in our “Airplanes With Ami” series of virtual video tours. Join Collections Manager Ami Eckard-Lee for a tour of the museum’s very rare 1929 Butler Blackhawk. We’d love to hear your questions and ideas – let us know what you think in the comments!
Local legend Jeanne Scholes, our favorite 92-year-old pilot and the first woman pilot to fly out of Brodhead Airport, took a ride with Josh in his Waco Taperwing! Perfect late summer flying weather.Jeanne is a regular at the museum – she even has a designated parking space! We’re honored to
Earlier this year, the Kelch Aviation Museum fulfilled its obligation to match a major donation from the William S. Knight Foundation totaling $370,000. Read the original grant announcement here. The 2020 installment of the three year challenge grant was $123,333, and the museum raised its portion on August 1st. The