Free Fun at Delta Heritage Museum
Delta Heritage Museum
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Must make appointment 24 hours in advance for self-guided tour; security requires Photo ID for those 18 and older.)1060 Delta Boulevard, off Loop Rd. (I-85 exit 74), north of the airport
Experience the rich history of Delta Airlines and its affiliates at this museum on the grounds of the Delta World Headquarters. The aircrafts on display include Delta’s first passenger plane, Travel Air, and the Spirit of Delta, the airline’s first 767. Check out the replica of the first Delta station in Monroe, La. The museum store is in a redesigned section of the hull of the first L-1011 built. This museum is more suitable for older children. The best time to visit is Wed-Thurs., noon-2 p.m., to see the inside of The Spirit of Delta.