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Pacific Coast Air Museum

2230 Becker Blvd, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
707-575-7900
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Ranked #7 of 14 Attractions in Santa Rosa
Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
Hours:
Tue 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

If you love anything about flight you will see some really cool planes from many eras and enjoy the small town experience with close up and personal attention. The annual air show is well worth it as well

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Omaha, Nebraska
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955 reviews 955 reviews
762 attraction reviews
224 helpful votes 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This is a little ways from Santa Rosa but actually closer to where I was working which is how I found it. There is a good selection of displays which I enjoyed.

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Annapolis
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215 reviews 215 reviews
20 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

As a former Navy guy, I really appreciated this museum and the work the people have put into it to make it so great. There were many aircraft I hadn't seen since the 60's (in person) so getting up close was like visiting an old friend. It really is a super hour to hour and a half time........only $7 for... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We attended the "Wings Over Wine Country" air show. There were plenty of vintage aircraft (many military) that we were allowed to enjoy sitting in and pretend at the controls. The air show itself was magnificent and extensive. There were bi-planes, helicopters, transports, and drones. There were many acrobatic stunts including rolls, dives, wing-walks, and close fly-by maneuvers. A long... More 

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Windsor, California, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Climb aboard aircraft like you have seen in the movies and on TV. This is a great facility where you get a hands on experience of aircraft throughout history, There's also a little souvenir store to take home some memories. Staffed by dedicated volunteers I might add.

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Santa Rosa, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a great museum for kids and adults who are interested in classic planes. It's right next door from the Sonoma County Airport (STS) in Santa Rosa.

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Top Contributor
171 reviews 171 reviews
8 attraction reviews
411 helpful votes 411 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Its really worth the effort of driving out of Santa Rosa to find this small but interesting collection of mainly military aircraft. The staff, apparently all volunteers, are so enthusiastic and helpful and have lots of interesting tales to relate. The aircraft display is mostly outdoors so go on a sunny day and enjoy a little piece of history

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Santa Rosa, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Lots of static displays of aircraft. Basically you get to walk around the airplanes. It would be nice if they could have an opportunity to get into the cockpits of the planes.

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Denton, Tx
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I'm not an aviation fan but my son is. He LOVED this place (lots of cool real planes to see) and the volunteers that run this (many former military retired folks) really do know what they are talking about. I was surprised by how much more there was to do and learn about than I initially thought. Children and aviation... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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73 reviews 73 reviews
5 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

The museum is self-guided but a must altenrative to winery visits if you are at all interested in aviation history. The staff is friendly. There is a $6 entrance fee but I felt it was going to great use in supporting this local piece of Sonoma aviation history. Little did I know that the airport was a WWII training airfield.

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