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Aerospace Museum of California

3200 Freedom Park Drive, McClellan Air Force Base, North Highlands, CA 95652
+1 916-643-3192
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Lots of interesting exhibits

Indoor area has numerous displays relating to aircraft and aerospace including a large section... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MCKWCK
Current DaVinci Exhibit is a must see

The museum is a haven for all things aviation with a wide collection of full size planes, engines... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GMS1556
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Modesto, California
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3200 Freedom Park Drive, McClellan Air Force Base, North Highlands, CA 95652
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Indoor area has numerous displays relating to aircraft and aerospace including a large section devoted to Leonardo Da Vinci which was very informative. Outdoors are several historic aircraft, mostly military, some of which you can go in to, giving a good perspective of what aviators...More

Thank MCKWCK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is a haven for all things aviation with a wide collection of full size planes, engines, space rockets and capsules, What makes it special right now is the exhibit of DaVinci replica machines. This is an interactive exhibit with docents eager to explain...More

Thank GMS1556
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Anytime someone mentions the Aerospace Museum of California you automatically think of aviation, space exploration, flight simulators and static displays of retired military and commercial aircraft in all shapes and sizes. This relatively new location (moved from it's previous headquarters across the airfield) exudes an...More

Thank nascarbilly
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This museum was easy to find, easy to access, and had great exhibits for the aircraft enthusiast. There are several samples of aircraft and rocket engines, some space exploration stuff, and currently an interactive exhibit on the machines of DaVinci. I particularly enjoyed the aircraft...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We had a hard time locating this place, but boy was it worth the effort! The Da Vinci machines exhibit was hands on and exciting to see! My 14 year old spent several hours working pulleys, cogs and wheels, checking out the tank, flying contraptions....More

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Cuuently there is a limited time DaVinci exhibit, which is totally awesome. Wonderful docent who talked and walked with us. Ventured out side to see the FedEx plane and Walt came and gave us two ladies a fantastic tour. Both docents talked in a manner...More

Thank SFBzoo
Reviewed 20 December 2016

It's the Wandering Yank here. I love airplane museums, and I was last here 10 years ago at their old location. The new building is much bigger and more spacious. It's a very large and spacious room. There are a number of small aircraft and...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This museum has many varied exhibits and video displays with aircraft seating in front of them. I found this to be rare. Outside has many of my favorite planes, mainly the A-10 Thunderbolt. You can go inside several aircraft even a helicopter!

1  Thank 939lawrences
Reviewed 22 November 2016

My daughter had a conference in McClellan and I had the day to explore. I decided to walk to the museum and check it out. Outside is an amazing playground area that small children would love. It had so many structures and was so clean...More

2  Thank symmetry62
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The admission was inexpensive, you could climb in to about 4 of the planes inside the museum, there were many that were not touch. They did have some interesting information on the space program and the missions to mars, including some rockets and many planes....More

1  Thank Foodie T
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Vi19461
Do you have the program where kids can "fly" a plane (simulators )? Vi Craig
3 June 2016|
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Response from fogcitylover | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is one inside that is available when staff is there to assist.
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