Posts Categorized: Aviation Museums

I Know San Diego: Couples 1/2 Day City Tours

Fun, informative and Private San Diego 1/2 Day Tours for Couples. Authoritive Tour Guide wrote 50 Guidebooks  Tours of the city with the internationally acclaimed writer and publisher Barry Berndes of the SAN DIEGAN | SanDiegan.com. It’s an experience not to be miss. A testament to his knowledge of what makes San Diego tick is… Read more »

Flying Leatherneck Museum Showcases The Impressive Aviation History of the Marine Corps

The Flying Leatherneck Museum in North County Inland

  The Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum which is adjacent to the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar on Miramar Road, San Diego (858-693-1723) [flyingleathernecks.org]. This is the only Command Museum dedicated to the history of Marine Corps aviation. The museum features more than 30 vintage and historically important aircrafts, ranging from World War II “Warbirds” to present-day… Read more »

San Diego Air & Space Museum Displays Famous Aviation Artifacts & Aerospace Memorabilia

  San Diego Air and Space Museum (619-234-8291) [sandiegoairandspace.org] is in the historic Ford Building in Balboa Park. This impressive museum displays famous aircrafts, engines, spacecraft and aviation artifacts from the dawn of aviation through the space age. The museum’s blockbuster exhibit is “Be The Astronaut”. You’ll have to pay an extra ($5) to see… Read more »

Veterans Museum & Memorial Center in Balboa Park Honors the Memories & Contributions of the Men & Women who Gallantly Served this Country

The Veterans Museum & Memorial Center (31) houses military artifacts and memorabilia from the Civil War to the present. Impressive murals of Pearl Harbor and significant historical military events adorn the walls. The bold faced number in the text corresponds to it’s location on the Balboa Park Map. A tour of Balboa Park would not… Read more »