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THE 2ND ANNUAL GULF COAST MODEL EXPO

THE 2ND ANNUAL GULF COAST MODEL EXPO

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LONE STAR FLIGHT MUSEUM PRESENTS THE 2ND ANNUAL GULF COAST MODEL EXPO JAN. 18 Experience the world in miniature! The expo will feature hundreds of scale models with the public encouraged to participate See hundreds of scale model aircraft, cars, tanks, trucks, spacecraft, ships and more. From warbirds to Star Trek, models of all kinds will be on display at the Lone Star Flight Museum. The public is welcomed to bring their models and share their work with museum visitors. A special presentation of modeling basics, a Q&A session and modeling tips will take place at 1 p.m. SPECIAL THEME DISPLAY - To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the end of World War II, a special display of models related to the last nine months of the war from Jan. 1, 1945 to Sept. 2, VJ Day, will showcase the men and machines of the war's end. The Gulf Coast Model Expo is free with your general admission ticket. Members and exhibitors displaying their models are free. For more info., or to register to display your models, contact: Stewart Bailey at curator@lonestarflight.org About the Lone Star Flight Museum The Lone Star Flight Museum (LSFM) is a 501c3 aviation museum and STEM learning center with a mission to celebrate flight and achievements in Texas aviation as well as educate and engage our youth through science, technology, engineering and math. In addition to the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame, the 130,000 square foot museum is home to a flying collection of rare and historic commercial, general aviation and military aircraft. Guests can experience the wonder of flight in a warbird ride and get hands-on in the high-tech Aviation Learning Center and Flight Academy. Located at Ellington Airport, just 20 minutes from downtown Houston, LSFM is open Monday-Sunday now through Labor Day. Tickets start at $9.95 with senior and military discounts. Memberships are also available. For details, visit lonestarflight.org or call 346-708-2517. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

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time 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
phone 3463527671
cost General Admission: Child three and under Free, Child $9.95, Seniors and Youth $12.95, Adult $14.95, Members FREE
location Lone Star Flight Museum
address 11551 Aerospace Avenue, Houston, TX, USA

11551 Aerospace Avenue, Houston, TX, USA