zTrip Transportation Service

Book your ride to AND from the Museum

Call 402-202-2222 to book your ride.

PLEASE NOTE: You must CALL zTrip to schedule ride service. The zTrip app does NOT accommodate these bookings.

The rides feature a LOWER per-mile rate than Lincoln or Omaha and the drivers can be contacted directly to book rides.

Rides can be paid by card or cash. zTrip services Lincoln, Omaha and surrounding communities.

Hours & General Admission

Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7 Days a Week
Open 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve
Closed: New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving & Christmas


Adults: $16.00*
Senior Citizens: $12.00*
Active/Retired/Veteran Military: $12.00* (with valid military ID)
Children: $8.00* (Ages 4 – 12) / Free for Children Aged 3 & Under

*Prices subject to tax.


The Museum is handicap accessible. Limited electric scooters are available to rent for $9.00 or provide push wheelchairs for free.

Parking is free for our guests. If you are taking public transportation to the Museum, please make sure you secure a ride back to your destination prior to being dropped off.  

Commercial photography is prohibited. You may take photos for personal use but not for profit or resale.

Weapons of any kind are prohibited at the Museum.


The Museum's Theater programming will be closed on the following dates:

Wednesday, January 12

Wednesday, February 9

Wednesday, March 2

Wednesday, March 16

Wednesday, April 6

Wednesday, April 27

Wednesday, May 4

Wednesday, May 18

28210 West Park Highway, Ashland, NE 68003

Just off I-80 between Lincoln and Omaha at Exit 426

Museum FAQs

When is the Museum open? The Museum is open daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm.
Which areas of the Museum are open to visit? All of our exhibits and interactive stations are open and available to the public.
Do I need a reservation to visit the Museum? Reservations are not required to visit the Museum. Tickets are available at the Admissions Desk.
What is your mask policy? Masks are recommended for all guests, ages 2 & up.
Are pets allowed? Pets are not allowed in the Museum.



Public tours of the SAC Aerospace Museum are given daily. They begin at 11 a.m. and are conducted by a volunteer staff member of the museum. Allow two hours for a full tour. (On occasion, docent tour guides are unable to give tours due to extenuating circumstances. Feel free to call the front desk [402.944.3100] after 9 a.m. on the day of your visit to ensure that tours will be available, or call in advance to schedule a tour– see our Guest Service Manager's contact information below.)


Private Group Tours are available to groups of 20 or more. We have experienced guides who lead the tour for a fee of $50, plus an admission fee. Reduced admission is offered to groups of 20 people or more and must be paid in advance or at the admission counter the day of your visit. Please book your visit in advance so that we can schedule your guide, two weeks or more weeks' notice is required.


For group admission pricing and to schedule a private tour contact store@sacmuseum.org at 402.944.3100 ext. 237

For a printable summary of our Tour options, click here!

Flight Simulators

The FS-VC “Dual System” flight simulators offer state-of-the-art motion control and high-performance visuals and sounds, immersing riders into the realism of flight.

Those above 250 lbs. and below 42" cannot ride the motion simulator rides. Those between the heights of 42"- 47" must ride with an adult. Those above 48" can ride without an adult. 

Rides open at 10 a.m. • Last ticket sold at 4:15 p.m.

Price for Rides

Multi-Ride Discount (valid in single purchase; same day only)
Purchase 3 or more rides and get $1.00 off each ride

Field Trip Pricing (Must pay at register)

Birthday Party Add-ons

Simulators are also available for private functions and group visits. No refunds for lost tickets.

SAC Lunch Café

SAC Lunch Café

Food is served with our flights! Enjoy a well cooked meal at our very own café located downstairs next to the Children's Learning Center. Enjoy weekly specials as well as true blue favorites for all likings.

SAC Lunch Café is open 10:30 a.m - 2 p.m. Daily.

Click here to check out our Menu

Museum Store

The Museum Store is home to all of your Museum and Strategic Air Command merchandise. From Rosie the Riveter collections to the aircraft housed within the Museum, there's something for all ages and interests!

Hours of Operation
Open Daily • 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hours of operation are pending depending on weather and holidays.

The Museum Store is closed on these dates:

Thanksgiving Day, November 25

Internal Inventory Review, December 19

Christmas Day, December 25

Store Closed for Inventory, December 29

New Years Day, January 1, 2022


You can also check out our online store by going to shop-sacmuseum.org

The Store is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
Museum Store

The Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum is a Smithsonian Affiliate.