Ohio Military Museum’s New Home

MAPS Air Museum is renovating a large room that will house the collection from the Ohio Military Museum. It will be located on the second floor of the main hangar. The major delay was due to the requirement to install an elevator which was recently approved by the State of Ohio. We have modified the […]

Veterans Celebration IV – Summary

We want to thank everyone involved with this years Veterans Celebration. It was one that the attendees will never forget.  Watch the Entire Celebration Video made by North Canton Students Lt. Cmdr. Stuart Powrie, a member of the Firestone High School Class of 1966, was remembered at the Veteran Celebration.  For more information, please read […]

ACME Cash Back Program 2016

MAPS Air Museum has registered for the ACME Cash Back Program for the third year in a row. Please turn in your grocery receipts from ACME to the administration office or the gift shop and we will turn them in for cash. Thanks for supporting this program.

2016 Wings of Freedom Tour Summary

MAPS Air Museum would like to thank the Collings Foundation, their staff, our visitors, our members, volunteers for another wonderful weekend. Almost 2,000 people came to MAPS over the weekend to see these famous war birds. The B-17, B-24, B-25 and P-51 were as impressive as always and we hope to see them back again […]

Matching Grant Received From Stark Community Foundation

Stark Community Foundation has awarded MAPS Air Museum a $15,000 educational grant for our High School US History program. $5,000 of the grant is contingent on raising matching contributions from individuals prior to November 2016. This program has grown significantly over the past five years to include thirteen Stark County Schools and 1,664 students. The […]

2016 – Welcomed with New Flags

I can’t think of anything more important than starting 2016 with brand new flags.  During the current threat of terrorism and the finger pointing going on in our government, it is very important that we remember what made this country strong. It was compromise, having a sense for the big picture, doing what is right […]

Happy New Year!

MAPS will be closed December 31, beginning at 1:00. We will reopen for normal hours on Saturday January 2, 2016. I would like to thank all of our visitors, members and volunteers for another record breaking year. I am putting together the accomplishments and am amazed at the progress we have made in 2015. We […]

Radiant Heaters Installed

Six – 60 ft. radiant heaters have been installed in our main hangar by C.R. Kurtz. These heaters are significantly more efficient, less noisy and provide a more consistent heat than the old rotation unit that we have used for many years. The funding for this very important improvement was provided by The Timken Foundation […]

Fallen Feather Memorial Comes To MAPS

We are honored to be the future home of the “Fallen Feather” Memorial. It will house a hand carved feather for every service person lost to the war on terror from Ohio. The Cabinet is complete, the glass doors are installed, the move from Massillon to MAPS took place on Tuesday, November 3. About the Fallen Feathers […]