TETERBORO, N.J. -- Santa Claus will give his reindeer a rest ahead of the busy holiday season when he flies into Teterboro Airport on a helicopter Saturday, Dec. 3.
Santa will arrive at 11 a.m. and parents can bring their camera for a photo opportunity inside the the Aviation Hall of Fame of New Jersey Museum. Museum doors open at 10 a.m.
Admission for adults is $8. Children under 12 are free.
Founded in 1972, the Aviation Hall of Fame & Museum of New Jersey is dedicated to the preservation of the Garden State's distinguished, two-century aviation and space heritage.
The men and women whose outstanding aeronautical achievements have brought worldwide recognition to the state, are enshrined in the Hall of Fame. The museum offers visitors an opportunity to view historic aircraft, air and space artifacts, photographs, fine art and an extensive model collection.
The Silvio Cavalier Research Library has more than 3000 volumes.
Every year the Aviation Hall of Fame recognizes three individuals who came from New Jersey who have made a major contribution to the state's aerospace industry. The 2015 inductees were Captain Janis K. Blackburn, Henry M. Holden and Brigade General James E. Young.
Museum hours are 10-4 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday. Call 201-288-6344 for more information.
The museum's operation is supported in part by the Port Authority of NY and NJ and grants from the Bergen County Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs.
The Aviation Hall of Fame at Teterboro Airport is located at 400 Fred Wehran Drive.