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Aerospace Museum of California

Address: 3200 Freedom Park Drive, North Highlands, CA 95652
Phone Number: 916 643 3192
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Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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San Mateo, CA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

If you like military aircraft, this is the place to visit. Inside the museum are vintage planes, rockets and all types of engines. Docents are on hand to explain the exhibits and equipment. Outside are about 30 prop planes and jets, most of which date from the 1940's through the 1990's. No bombers but lots of fighters, interceptors, cargo planes,... More 

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Sacramento
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88 reviews 88 reviews
29 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

The aerospace Museum is a nice mixture of old and new. They have friendly staff to answer your questions and a cute little gift shop.

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Sacramento
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

Just visited this museum and as we approached, I knew right away that it was a new location. It use to be at McCllean Airforce Base but now its about 1mile down the road. Much nicer. There's a park close by and the kids love that they can go inside the cargo planes, helicopter and an airforce plane. My 2yr... More 

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Sacramento
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

This is a fabulous museum with dedicated staff who really know their stuff. They have undertaken the restoration of a number of planes. Exhibits change so you can visit again and see new things.

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Reno, Nevada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

This is a nice museum that really targets educating the children about the aerospace field. When we arrived there was a classroom field trip in progress and they had many science themed displays to interact with. The staff was friendly, involved, and offered information on the many exhibits they offer. Outside the museum there are many aircraft from the different... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2011 via mobile

Very friendly staff, nice exhibits. Received a $3.00 discount for showing AAA card.

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Sacramento, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2011

I personally loved the Star Trek exhibit. I have also been to the one in Vegas which had a lot more things but the one in Sac was still really good. I don't understand what the other reviewer is talking about. However now, the star trek exhibit is no longer their, they were just housing it for a short period... More 

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Sacramento, California
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23 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2010

The day after Christmas I took my family to see the Star Trek exhibit because we are all big fans. We had coupons for discounts that their website did not make clear that were not usable for this exhibit. I had called several times before driving down there but my call just went to voicemail and my voicemail was never... More 

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