THE MUSEUM IS NOW OPEN!!!
Thank you for visiting the website for Bird Aviation Museum and Invention Center. The museum has moved from Sagle, Idaho to its new location at the Pappy Boyington Field in Kootenai County. Visitors may drive in or fly in!
The museum now has year round hours of Tuesday through Saturday, 9am to 3pm (closed holidays). The museum is located 45 minutes south of Sandpoint and ten minutes north of downtown Coeur D Alene, Idaho.
2678 W. Cessna Avenue Hayden, Idaho 83835 or Call 208-758-8355
From Spokane, Washington:
Start out going north on W Airport Dr toward S Flint Rd and go 1.75 miles where you will merge onto US-2 E toward Spokane/I-90. Then 1.37 miles and merge onto I-90 E toward Spokane (Crossing into Idaho). Then 29.09 miles Take EXIT 7 toward ID-41/Rathdrum/Spirit Lake. Then 0.27 miles Keep left to take the Seltice Way ramp toward ID-41 N/Rathdrum/Spirit Lake/Coeur d'Alene. Then 0.05 miles and turn left onto E Seltice Way. Then 0.12 miles and turn left onto N Ross Point Rd/ID-41. Continue to follow ID-41. ID-41 is just past N Ross Point Rd and then go 2.45 miles and turn right onto W Prairie Ave. Then 3.01 miles and turn left onto N Atlas Rd. Then go 1.67 miles and turn right onto W Cessna Ave and go straight and you will see the big blue hangar and parking is on the right side of the building.
From Sandpoint, Idaho:
Head south onto Highway 95/US-95 S. Continue to follow US-95 S. Go approximately 40 miles and turn right onto Hadyen Ave. Once on Hayden Avenue, go 1.8 miles and turn right onto N. Atlas Road. Once on Atlas Road, go approximately 1 miles and turn right onto West Cessna Avenue and go straight and you will see the big blue hangar and parking is on the right side of the building.
The museum is located on the west side of the Kootenai County Airport in the big blue hangar across from the windsock and fuel station.
Please click on the following link for the most up to date Kootenai County Airport Information: https://www.airnav.com/airport/KCOE