X Online Chat
close window
menu

BROWSE ATTRACTIONS

|
GO!
Oswego County Tourism
DELAWARE COUNTY
 
 

National Soaring Museum

The National Soaring Museum also houses a significant collection of sailplanes and a vast array of soaring memorabilia

1-607-734-3128
51 Soaring Hill Drive
Elmira, NY 14903
Explore National Soaring Museum Using Our Interactive Map
Dedicated to preserving the history of motorless flight, the museum features one of the largest collections of historical and vintage gliders and sailplanes in the world. The National Soaring Museum also houses a significant collection of sailplanes as well as a vast array of soaring trophies, memorabilia and photography.   
 

Located atop Harris Hill in Elmira, it is directly across from the Harris Hill Soaring Corporation Flight Center which offers visitors a 20-minute sailplane flight over the picturesque Chemung Valley.  Flights are available during the spring, summer and fall, weather permitting.
 

The soaring museum is open year-round and its Harris Hill campus also has a large playground, amusement park, swimming pool and picnic area on the Harris Hill campus.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Elmira, NY

Current Conditions

74°F
Clouds

Sun
May 19
Mon
May 20
Tue
May 21
Wed
May 22
Thu
May 23
8am 60°57°61°62°66°
2pm 65°75°77°80°66°
8pm 74°80°83°76°62°

Dining near Watkins Glen BOOK YOUR STAY Things To Do near Watkins Glen Camping / RV near Watkins Glen

 

LOOK WHAT ELSE
IS CLOSE BY

Women's Rights Historical Park
The Finger Lakes
Explore Women's Rights Historical Park Using Our Interactive Map
The beautiful and significant Women's Rights National Historical Park was established in 1980.
Cayuga Museum/Case Research Lab
The Finger Lakes
Explore Cayuga Museum/Case Research Lab Using Our Interactive Map
Explore the birthplace of Talking Movies and the history of Cayuga County at the Cayuga Museum/Case Research Lab.
Willard Memorial Chapel
The Finger Lakes
Explore Willard Memorial Chapel Using Our Interactive Map
The Willard Memorial Chapel is an extremely rare example of the work of Louis C. Tiffany and Tiffany Glass and Decoration Co. and is the only complete and unaltered Tiffany chapel known to exist.
Fort Hill Cemetery
The Finger Lakes
Explore Fort Hill Cemetery Using Our Interactive Map
Fort Hill Cemetery is both an historic site and an active cemetery and includes the grave sites of Harriet Tubman, William Seward and suffragette Martha Coffin Wright.
 

Click here to learn more about
The Finger Lakes