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Vallejo Naval & Historical Museum

734 Marin St, Vallejo, CA 94590-5992
+1 707-643-0077
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Great saturday visit with the family and friends

Whenever I have friends visiting we go to the farmers market and then a tour to the museum. It has... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Nicaman1
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Vallejo, California
Nice Naval History Museum of Mare Island

Have had the opportunity to visit the Museum while conducting Ham Radio Field Day with the Vallejo... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
SteamyNytz
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Vallejo, California
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“mare” (9 reviews)
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734 Marin St, Vallejo, CA 94590-5992
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Whenever I have friends visiting we go to the farmers market and then a tour to the museum. It has great history, and even have a real periscope from a submarine, great history of Solano, Vallejo, and Mare Island with the Navy. If you happen...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Have had the opportunity to visit the Museum while conducting Ham Radio Field Day with the Vallejo Club (North Bay Amateur Radio Club). They share some space with the Museum so we got in easily that day. I went in with very little knowledge of...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

This museum is housed in the old town hall. One gallery provides a history of the area. It is concentrated mainly in the 1900s, but it does have some exhibits from an earlier period. This gallery also has a sports hall of fame for Vallejo....More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Well worth the visit. Quiet and thoughtful exposition of a small town with a great past. A great welcome too. The ferry ride from San Francisco was all part of the excursion.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Although I was there for an event held in another part of the buildings beautiful architecture. I was able to spend some time in the Museum bookstore with it's many intriguing offerings, and knowledgeable staff. I look forward to seeing the entire museum in the...More

1  Thank Thomas P
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

The museum is well laid out, has interesting displays and historic stories that anyone interested in the Navy would find enjoyable. While not large, it is a pleasant walk through interesting events of the past. Located in lovely old town Vallejo, it can be part...More

1  Thank Maggie6207
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

We go here 3-4 times a year to see what is new. Excellent facility. Like the periscope from a WWII submarine at the top. You can see Golden Gate bridge on a clear day. It's fun.

1  Thank John R
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

One of those quaint local history museums that relies on volunteers. The kids will love the periscope.

Thank John F
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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Attended Christmas Party luncheon. I was very impressed with the history and research available right here.

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Reviewed 15 December 2015

A very good collection with interesting variety, there is a strong connection to Vallejo and it's history.

1  Thank Rich M
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