1940 Air Terminal Museum 8325 Travelair Street • Houston • TX 77061


1940 Air Terminal Museum

8325 Travelair Street
Houston, TX 77061
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Why You'll Love This Place

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  • It's Houston's original municipal airport, and an Art Deco/Art Moderne treasure. The stunning white structure features exhibit rooms filled with artifacts, photographs, uniforms, aircraft, and memorabilia that illustrate the history of Texas air flight.
  • Host a reception in the curvilinear, two-story Atrium (the airport's former lobby), or in the unique Starliner Theater, with its exposed brick walls and oversized industrial windows. Follow with a reception in the Hangar, where you can dance the night away amid vintage aircraft.
  • Guests get a front row seat to neighboring Hobby Airport's steady stream of commercial, business, fixed and rotary wing airline traffic...it's like having your own private air show!

Prices: What's this going to cost?


Rental Fee
  • $3,000–5,000/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Space reserved
    • Guest count
    • Event duration
  • Rental fee includes:

    • 4 hours of event time, 4 hours setup, 1 hour clean up (additional hours can be purchased at $250/hour)
    • On-site Venue Manager
    • On-site security officers
    • Chairs and tables
    • Setup and breakdown

    The Hangar rental includes use of 9,000 sq. ft. of indoor/outdoor event space, vintage aircrafts, and views of Hobby airport, but chairs, tables, AV, portable restrooms, and AC/Heating options are not included with rental of this space.

Capacity

Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 160 0
Cocktails, etc. Standing 160 0
Reception Seated 160 0
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 500.

The museum holds 160, but the hangar on property can hold up to 500.


Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info

Price

$ • $$

Catering

BYO

Alcohol

BYO

Amplified Music

Indoors

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible

Availability

Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Museum
  • Non-Profit
  • Unique

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Cityscape
  • Panoramic

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