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Visit the Hamilton Field History Museum

July 15, 2018
Category: Things To Do in Novato CA

Novato, California is a small city in northern Marin County that is full of many spectacular sights and wonderful people. This area is known for being a historical and artistic hotspot and is full of many attractions that definitely warrant a vacation to this city. Novato, California was once ranked one of the greatest places to live within the United States, and it certainly makes for an amazing place to vacation. For those who would like to know more about how this lovely city came to be, and what makes it such an amicable place to live, then we recommend you visit the Hamilton Field History Museum.

About the Hamilton Field History Museum
The Hamilton Field History Museum stands to preserve the history of the city of Novato, California, while also providing the history of the tribe that resided on the land long before Novato was established as an official city. This museum provides educational exhibits and supports historical research while also creating a fun learning atmosphere. The Hamilton Field History Museum is apart of the Novato Historical Guild, which is a collaboration of institutions that all focus on preserving some aspect of the history of Novato, California. Other museums which are supported by the guild can be found here.

Some exhibits that the Hamilton Field History Museum showcases consist of model airplanes and Link Trainer. The focus of the Hamilton Field History Museum is to observe the history of Hamilton Field and the Hamilton Field Air Force Base, which was founded in 1947 and was decommissioned in 1976. This air force and the training field are the reason that most of the memorabilia within this museum follows a theme of air-based war.

Parking is available for all those who visit this museum, and entry into the Hamilton Field History Museum is absolutely free. In addition to this, the Hamilton Field History Museum is open from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday. This museum is located adjacent to the Hamilton Wetlands. Also located within the vicinity of the museum is the Inn Marin and Suites, an inn which offers impressive guest amenities and friendly staffing, making it the ideal place to stay while vacationing in Novato, California.  

Stay at Inn Marin and Suites
While exploring the Hamilton Field History Museum, enjoy your stay at the Inn Marin and Suites. Located conveniently within 2.2-miles of the hotel, Inn Marin and Suites offers the best rates when you book directly at: