Hamilton Field History Museum

Hamilton Field History Museum


Website: http://www.novatohistory.org/hamilton-air-field/

 (415) 382-8614

 555 Hangar Ave., Novato, CA 94949

Development of Hamilton Air Field 1932 to 1975

Special Exhibits
Model Airplanes and Link Trainer


  • Maps of Hamilton Field
  • Photos of planes and crews
  • Oral Histories about base 1932-1975
  • Videos of base and interviews

Both museums have the Novato Advance database of newspapers from 1922 to 2012

Use of the Research Archives is with the assistance of a docent. You may schedule an appointment to ensure that a docent is available.


The Novato Historical Guild is a volunteer nonprofit organization founded in 1976 to staff and financially support the Novato History Museum and the Hamilton Field History Museum.

The Guild has a partnership agreement with the City of Novato: the City owns the Museum buildings and the historical collections, and the Guild makes sure the Museums are open to the public, as well as are educational, inviting, and safe places to visit.

Location Info

Hamilton Field History Museum

555 Hangar Ave.

Novato, CA 94949