Step inside the historic hangar of the Ontario Provincial Air Service and enjoy a first-hand adventure with two dozen restored bushplanes and passenger aircraft. Explore the history of aviation, the importance of the bushplane in Northern Ontario life, and the development of forest fire fighting technology.
You can board, touch and explore many of the aircraft at your own pace. Take a seat in the cockpit and feel what it’s like to pilot these aircraft. Sign up for a daily guided tour for an entertaining view of history. The Children’s Centre offers plenty of experiential learning activities, including an aerodynamics display and video games.
Located along the beautiful Sault Ste. Marie waterfront, our museum offers more than 62,000 square feet of incredible aviation and forestry exhibits.
The Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre makes every effort to accommodate the needs of all guests. Learn more about accessible features at the Bushplane here. Get more information and greater accessibility features with our Smartphone App.
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Please note than Entomica Insectarium’s hours of operation vary and may not be the same as the Bushplane’s. Please call ahead to confirm.
Let one of our entertaining and knowledgeable guides animate the history of bush flying in Northern Ontario and the development of forest fire technology. This 30-minute tour is followed by a viewing of our award-winning Wildfires! movie. Call ahead to sign up or inquire when you arrive. Guided tours are available daily at 10am and 2pm and are a great complement to your museum visit.