Novato’s two history museums are founded on a partnership between the City of Novato and the Novato Historical Guild.
The museum buildings and artifacts are owned by the City and the Guild provides the volunteer staff to operate the museums.
City of Novato – Novato Historical Guild
In Partnership to preserve and share our history
Novato History Museum
In the historic 1850 Postmaster’s House
815 DeLong Avenue, Novato, CA 94945
Special Exhibit: Trains in Novato
Hamilton Field History Museum
In the historic 1934 Hamilton Firehouse
555 Hangar Avenue, Novato, CA 94949
Special Exhibit: Model Airplanes and Link Trainer
(for both locations): Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday
12pm-4pm, or by appointment.
Museum will be closed on Nov. 23 & 24, Dec. 24th and Holidays / Admission is FREE
Please call the main number of each museum for more information.
Novato Historical Guild
PO Box 1296
Novato, CA 94948
Novato is home to a number of wonderful small museums!
Marin Museum of the American Indian, 2200 Novato Boulevard
Olompali State Historic Park, Olompali Exit, Southbound 101 (north of Atherton Avenue)
Space Station Museum, Pacheco Plaza Center, 464 Ignacio Boulevard
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, 500 Palm Drive