Family Learning

For children of all ages our activities for families are designed to educate while also having fun.

Family Thursdays

The Emirates Aviation Experience is a fantastic place to visit to bring the family throughout the summer holidays. As well as all of our regular features, from sitting in the pilot seat of our Airbus A380 to our awesome moving baggage cinema, every Thursday this summer is Family Thursday. Drop in to any of the following activities, all included in the price of your ticket and run by our Education team every Thursday:

Thursday 26th July 11:00 – 13:00 Make a Plane  

Design and decorate your very own paper plane and test it outside on the Emirates Green.

Thursday 2nd August 14:00 – 16:00 Make your own Aviator Goggles

Design and decorate your very own aviator goggles.

Thursday 9th August 12:00, 14:00, 15:30 Family Tours

Discover the world of aviation with our 20 minute family guided tours.

Thursday 16th August 11:00 – 13:00 Make a Pilot Hat

Design and decorate your very own pilot hat, then pose in our pilot seat, ready for take off!

Thursday 23rd August 12:00, 14:00, 15:30 Meet the Pilot

Come and meet the pilot in our Airbus A380 cockpit. You can ask them questions and pose for a photo with them.

Thursday 30th August 11:00 – 13:00 Make a Parachute

Get crafty with our paper parachutes and test their air resistance by launching them from our balcony.


All family activities are included in your entrance ticket.

We hope to see you all there!


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“Kids should love it – especially huge engine and pilot cabin!”

TripAdvisor, August 2016

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