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Hamilton Field History Museum, Novato

(4.5/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web)
Opened in May 2010, the Hamilton Field History Museum exists to collect, preserve, exhibit, and interpret the history, growth, and development of Hamilton Field and Hamilton Air Force Base, its tenant units, its interactions with its host community, Novato, California, and to communicate to the public the role of this former military air base in the development of Marin County, the protection of the San Francisco Bay Area, and in the service of the United States of America.
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  • Great volunteers maintaining the history of Hamilton Air Force base. A great place to hold meetings. Fine souvenirs available.  more »
  • If you are from the Marin area and you or your family have been in the area for a couple of generations, this is a must. Good background history of how the Novato area grew. If you are an aviation buf...  more »
  • This is an excellent museum of the past Airbase and also has collections of the various planes that flew. Everything from prior to WW11 to it's closure .  more »