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Alameda Naval Air Museum

2151 Ferry Point Road, Alameda, CA 94501
+1 510-522-4262
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Paragon USS hornet overnight

We had the best time meeting with new groups and the history in this ship is just amazing, we did... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Susan B
,
Minden Nevada
via mobile
Alameda's Naval History

I think from a women's point of view the docent and the exhibits could use a little sprucing up. I... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
jkblu58
,
Santee, California
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
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“jam packed” (2 reviews)
“uss hornet” (2 reviews)
“memorabilia” (2 reviews)
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2151 Ferry Point Road, Alameda, CA 94501
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+1 510-522-4262

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We had the best time meeting with new groups and the history in this ship is just amazing, we did get a lot of EVPs and Orbs and actually sleeping on the ship was not bad at all loved it in fact we loved it...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I think from a women's point of view the docent and the exhibits could use a little sprucing up. I suffered from allergies from the time I entered this museum. From a man's point of view this place is jam packed with military history, uniforms,...More

1  Thank jkblu58
Reviewed 7 December 2015

This is a very small collection made up of mostly lesser items. You basically make one relatively small U in a room and that's it. Every museum has a certain amount of good stuff vs. filler but this one is mostly filler. Also, the guy...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Like the title says, I'm a bit biased. I've been to several NAS museums and by far the best is Pensacola. this place can't hold a candle to it. To be fair, not many places can. There really isn't much here, but I go to...More

Thank sasnks
Reviewed 9 September 2015

So many exhibits to see, not just Naval history but aviation history too. The volunteers are enthused in the work as well. I spent a couple of hours and didn't even see everything!

Thank mackanna
Reviewed 4 July 2015

great place for children and adults. Plenty of "hans on" things and also a nice little quiz to keep the children occupied

Thank margaretpat
Reviewed 25 March 2015

The curator keeps things changing, so that numerous visits don't get stale. I served with the Naval Air Force, so saw a lot of things I had seen and studied.

1  Thank William H
Reviewed 27 October 2014

lived here when i was younger as my father was stationed on the base and also met my husband here. so sad to see how everything has fallen apart and left to rot. i am sure it would cost a lot of money to fix...More

Thank nwarners66
Reviewed 7 September 2013

What a delightful museum! It's jam packed with the history of the Naval Air Station which was open from 1940 to 1997. There's a China Clipper exhibit, a Jimmy Doollittle display and thousands of pieces of memoribilia, uniforms, model ships and planes... If you're really...More

1  Thank Susan_Johnsen
Reviewed 30 July 2013

The curator is living history -- a very tough old lady who worked on aircraft maintenance during WWII. I hope she's still there. The WWII collection is quirky and some newspaper cuttings provided an interesting impression of the times. All in all, it's worth a...More

Thank mzee
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