International Women’s Air & Space Museum

Admission to the International Women’s Air & Space Museum in Cleveland is free.

  • Open: Daily from 8am – 8pm (ReserachCenter & Gift Shop open M-F from 10am-4pm)
  • Location:  (Map It) Burke Lakefront Airport at 1501 North Marginal Rd. in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Phone: 216-623-1111
  • Web: http://iwasm.org/wp-blog/

The International Women’s Air & Space Museum is dedicated to the historic accomplishments made by women pioneers of air and space travel. Some of the great women recognized at this museum include Sally Ride – the first American woman in space, Katharine Wright – sister of the Wright brothers, and Valentina Tereshkova – the first woman to orbit the Earth. In addition, there are many personal artifacts of great women in flight as well as some personal memos by these women. A number of news copy, magazines, and speech manuscripts are also displayed.