We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour

8415 Paine Field Blvd, Mukilteo, WA 98275-3239
+1 425-438-8100
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
Tours from Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
More Info
$75.00*
and up
Boeing Tour from Seattle
More Info
$87.99*
and up
Boeing Factory and Future of Flight Aviation Center Tour from Seattle
More Info
$89.00*
and up
Boeing Factory Tour from Seattle
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Located approximately 25 miles north of Seattle, The Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour is the only public tour of a commercial jet assembly plant in North America. Explore the interactive exhibits and displays in our 28,000-square-foot Aviation Center Gallery; then take a 90-minute tour of the Boeing plant where you can watch 747s, 777s, or 787 Dreamliners being assembled right before your eyes. There is a minimum height requirement of 4 feet (122 cm) for children participating in the Boeing Tour. To avoid disappointment please make sure to check height before purchasing tickets. This restriction is strictly enforced. ADA accessible tours are offered twice daily. Call in advance to ensure proper accommodations. In the Future of Flight Aviation Center Gallery, the Family Zone is home to a number of different activities, all designed around a theme of aircraft manufacturing and assembly. Activity carts let visitors build a simple aircraft model, or use our Lego (and Lego-compatible) pieces to express new ideas about aircraft design. A kid-sized airport and aircraft allow future pilots of all ages to practice their take-offs and landings. Currently, the Family Zone is also home to a highly engaging, hands-on nanotechnology exhibit, and a Bernoulli Table, an exciting interactive experience that teaches the relationship between the velocity of air and the pressure it exerts. Coloring and reading activities are also available, and drop-ins are welcome. Admission is free for ticket holders and for Institute of Flight members.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“assembly line” (171 reviews)
“various stages” (141 reviews)
“factory floor” (129 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
8415 Paine Field Blvd, Mukilteo, WA 98275-3239
CONTACT
Website
+1 425-438-8100
Write a ReviewReviews (4,599)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 4,226 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been on this tour twice now with out of town guests and thoroughly enjoyed it both times. The tour guys are well versed meaning they know their stuff. You get to stand on the catwalks and see the planes from up above but don't...More

Thank RedBRider
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a tale of two parts. The actual tour is fantastic a last about 90 min. You start with a short film and then bus over to the world’s largest building (nearly 100 acres) and see the ‘production lines’ of 747, 767, 777 and the...More

Thank Heath H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything you would expect, Since all the exhibits are full size planes, be prepared to spend time getting around. Wear your walking shoes.

Thank anderinfo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Adults and teens both enjoyed this very interesting tour. Takes 90 minutes. No cell phones, backpacks, purses allowed. FREE lockers to use was a nice customer service detail. The time flew by. Very knowledgeable tour guide. If you like gift shops, this attraction has a...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a wonderful time touring this place. So many wonderful planes to inspect. The tour guides are so knowledgable and keep you entertained...... Easy walk, buses take you most of the way. Short walk through tunnels with explanations as you walk. We went the week...More

Thank Michael I
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very interesting and informative museum & tour. The tour guide was very personable and knowledgeable. There was time to ask questions. Check website for visitor restrictions. We were fortunate to be there when two “heavy lift” aircraft were parked adjacent to the visitor center....More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is quite a lot to see at this place, so it is good to get there early. The Boeing Factory tour is fascinating, to see how those huge airplanes get put together in the massive structure, with tall doors for the finished planes to...More

1  Thank C943BHelizabethm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tour. knowledgeable guide who explained everything in detail and answered all our questions. amazing to see the whole of the 747/777/787 building from one spot by the 777/787 line. Some good interactive exhibits too especially the cutaway section of the 747 showing the size...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Holidaying with wife this was a top priority and was booked & paid for months in advance before we even left Australia as I am an avid plane enthuasist. This is fantastic just for me not long enough. I would have really liked to be...More

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting would go back again, sty to understand and answered question very saff was very helpful, Chris was our guide and he was great, he explained everything his and his demeanor was great. He was easy to understand and answered question very professionally

Thank Joe0722
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Mukilteo
Hilton Garden Inn Seattle North / Everett
695 reviews
.06 miles away
TownePlace Suites Seattle Everett/Mukilteo
62 reviews
.43 miles away
Staybridge Suites Seattle North-Everett
292 reviews
.78 miles away
Silver Cloud Inn Mukilteo – Waterfront
504 reviews
2.01 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Patty's Eggnest Restaurant
124 reviews
.53 miles away
Z's Burgers
65 reviews
.47 miles away
Brooklyn Bros Pizzeria
95 reviews
.51 miles away
Blu Burgers & Brew
9 reviews
1.00 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum
214 reviews
1.58 miles away
Mukilteo Lighthouse Park
356 reviews
2.01 miles away
Historic Flight Foundation
95 reviews
1.37 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
dmwangi
August 30, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Mathieu M | Reviewed this property |
There is a long way to walk but if you carry him maybe. The best contact the tour they will tell you all ;)
1
Vote
dmwangi
August 30, 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Radhakrishnan R | Reviewed this property |
I do not think they allow children at that age. I have seen restrictions on the height of the child.
1
Vote
dominikak25
July 9, 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from r a | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not to get back to you sooner on this. They have a special booth where they take your picture for free, with several backgrounds of the work floor from which you can pick. It looks like you are right there, with... More
2
Votes