The museum is open three days a week – Wednesday, Thurday and Saturday – Noon to 4:00 pm


  • Story of growth of Novato from land grants to present

Special Exhibits

  • Baseball in Novato

Research Archives

  • Maps of Novato
  • Photos of early Novato to present
  • Oral Histories 1920’s to present
  • Videos of Novato 1955- present
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Obituaries

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.

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Novato History Museum

Novato History Museum