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Hamilton Field History Museum

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Amazingly good

Have visited twice now and each time amazed what I’ve learned just speaking with the staff most of... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2019
Tyringham, Massachusetts
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Great trip down memory lane

Husband stationed at Hamilton Air Force Base from 1966-1967. We were married at the Chapel there... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2018
San Bernardino, California
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Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

Have visited twice now and each time amazed what I’ve learned just speaking with the staff most of whom are veterans with many tales to tell. Hamilton Field was a glorious base to be stationed at particularly during the era of WWII. Nnow the base...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sandrafarnham
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Husband stationed at Hamilton Air Force Base from 1966-1967. We were married at the Chapel there - that still has weddings in it! We were very pleased at the museum and the video they showed of the history of Hamilton. We also loved visiting the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

Enjoyed our visit and learning more about Hamilton Field. The museum was very well laid out with good information boards. Thanks!

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

Very nicely done, has a wonderful history staffed knowledgeable vets who are friendly and wililng to explain any questions

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank stevencarla2016
Reviewed November 13, 2017

I've been here twice and each time was very interesting. This is an excellent small military history museum about Hamilton Field in Marin County. Very nice displays on a lower floor with lots of photos and historical items. A small library you can browse full...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Michelle A
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Friends who are supporters of the museum invited to give us a tour. An undiscovered gem. The displays are well executed, informative and interesting. Fascinating for aviation and war history buffs.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

We drove to see this museum while in Novato but didn't realize they closed at 4...we arrived at 4:05---- darn. Maybe next time! Why closed so early in the day?!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Wyldecamp
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Hamilton Field was a serious departure point for WWII planes, so this little air field has had a lot of history. The docents who volunteer are filled with information, so try to snag one to go around with you.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

Very historic and modern day functional, nice setting, beautiful restored buildings, highly recommended

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Nick M
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

Great volunteers maintaining the history of Hamilton Air Force base. A great place to hold meetings. Fine souvenirs available.

Date of experience: February 2017
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October 12, 2017|
Response from Wyldecamp | Reviewed this property |
Google resources say 1974
November 17, 2015|
Response from Jw550 | Property representative |
It is free. 12-4 Wed, Thursday and Saturday.