1940 Air Terminal Museum blog


Friday, March 8, 2013
Filed under: by Blair
28th Annual Hosuton Airline Collectibles Show
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

For November’s Wings & Wheels we are proud to host the 28th Annual Houston Airline Collectibles Show & Sale on Saturday, November, 16, 2019 from 9am-4pm.

There will be a multitude of vendors on site with items such as aircraft models, posters, wings, playing cards, stickers, books, timetables, dining service items, post cards, t-shirts, etc.

Admission is $7 for adults and $3 for children 2-12; under 2 are free. FREE for museum members.

For show information contact jetduane@att.net.

Space Age Christmas Trees – The Exhibit
Nov 29 2019 @ 10:00 am – Jan 5 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Houston, we have a-luminum! Come see one of the world’s most spectacular collections of aluminum Christmas trees and color wheels!

Many of the legendary Evergleam stunners will be on display. But, wait until you see the otherworldly showstoppers of AlSpecCo’s competitors! Even the fabled Cold War era “Red Star” will alight in Houston!

Lounge in the Space Age Holiday Pad with swanky Mid-Mod furniture and accessories: take your family or work holiday selfie, enjoy a glass of holiday cheer, and croon along to 60s holiday classics.

November 29th through January 3rd at the 1940 Air Terminal Museum. Located next to the William P. Hobby Airport, 8325 Travelair Street, Houston, Texas. A guided tour is available by prior arrangement.

The exhibit is available during museum open hours:

Closed Mondays
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 1pm – 5pm

*The museum and exhibit is not open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day or New Year’s Day.


Wings & Wheels – Raffle day
Dec 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Staring this year, we’ve decided to change the timing of our raffle giveaway. We will begin selling tickets in / around January and give it away at the end of the calendar year, or before, if we sell out.

This month our Raffle Plane takes center stage! It’s Raffle Day! Join us as we draw the winner of the raffle plane.

Buy a ticket today, and you could be the lucky winner! You can buy them right here on the website, or stop by, or call us.

This is the twelfth year we’ve given away an airplane! You could be our lucky winner!

Also joining us at the December Wings & Wheels is Santa! Come by and have your photo taken with Santa and be sure to tell him what you want for Christmas!