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March Field Air Museum

Address: P.O. Box 6463, March Air Reserve Base, Riverside, CA 92518
Phone Number: 951 902-5949
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Ranked #2 of 17 Attractions in Riverside
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Military Museums, Museums
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Type: Military Museums, Museums
Hours:
Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Chino, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
34 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Most of the planes are outside and there is a concrete walkway that allows wheelchair access to view most of the aircraft up close. Jet engine row is great, with a cut-away view of one engine. All planes have an information plaque in front of them. Inside the main hanger there's a lot of different exhibits, Military uniforms from different... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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203 reviews 203 reviews
46 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The number of planes at The March Field Air Museum is amazing. Aircraft and other military items from the last 100+ years. The main hanger has some very well presented displays and mockups of plane interiors and when you walk out to the outside displays, the diversity of planes is almost overwhelming. It is worth multiple visits if you can... More 

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Corona, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have seen many museums and this is a very good one, a variety of aircraft that doesn't just focus on one era or military service. Great family experience

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Vidal Junction, California, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
12 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

March field was one the air field General Robin Old (WW2 Ace and Viet Nam Ace) flew out of in the 1950's after WW2, and married Ella Raines, the movie star. They have a wonderful SR-71 Blackbird to design of the great Kelly Johnson. A great collection of WW2 flight jackets. Also a lot of exhibits you can interact with.... More 

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Barstow, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Planes, and a lot of them. What more could I ask for? The volunteers obviously put a lot of work into this place, and old air wingers like me appreciate it!

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Riverside, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Living here all these years and this was my first visit. The planes are original from all over the world. The guides know about the planes from personal experience much of the time. It was quite hot but there was a tour vehicle there with a knowledgable and energetic guide. Even my 11 year old travel partner enjoyed the whole... More 

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Claremont, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Very enjoyable outing with a great staff on board to answer questions and chat with. It was quite warm and stuffy in the main hangar on a not so hot day, so that kind of took away from the enjoyment of taking in all the displays. But just having my favorite aircraft of all time (SR71) was enough for me... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Been wanting to visit this place since I heard about it and it was everything it said it was and more! The inside of the building housed very cool artifacts from every facet of flight. WW1 gear, WW2 uniforms, medals, equipment, all the way up to the recent conflicts. Outside was the best collection of military aircraft assembled. Lots of... More 

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Great for teens and toddlers who touch everything. The staff are helpful and friendly. Stop by and touch history!

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Riverside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

this is that best plase to visit with you familly and friends and close to many fw for sure is good experience

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