March Field Air Museum

An AAM Accredited Museum




The March Field Air Museum's regular operating hours have expanded! As of July 31, the Museum and its Museum Store are open Tuesday-Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 




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EXPLORE humanity's reach for the skies, and the pivotal role of Riverside's historic March Field in the development of flight. SEE early aircraft including the 1903 pioneer which launched the era of powered flight, World War II  bombing icons and Cold War fighters, an MQ-1 Predator. and more. FIND something for everyone in your family at the March Field Air Museum. Open Tuesday through Sunday year-round!


Every Second Saturday, we feature a different aircraft during Up-Close Aircraft Days. And through early October 2018, tour "March of Flight: A Century of Service," an all-new photography exhibit commemorating March Field's (today's March Air Reserve Base) 2018 Centennial through 100 years of compelling imagery. 

Up-Close Aircraft Day

Saturday, August 11


WWI French "Lafeyette Escadrille" Fighter

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.


The March Field Air Museum's “Up-Close Aircraft Day” for August will feature the Nieuport 11, one of the earliest successful fighter aircraft. The 1916 introduction of the single-seat Nieuport 11 brought German dominance of European skies to an end. Originally designed for racing, the Nieuport "Bebe" (Baby) featured an upper wing-mounted machine gun along with ailerons, instead of more primitive wing warping, for rapid maneuvering. Click on the aircraft image for more details!




We are currently featuring the special exhibit "March of Flight: Saluting a Century of Service" (March Field/March Air Reserve Base) through October 7, 2018.

We offer free admission year-round to Active Duty Military, Reserves, and National Guard. Beginning Memorial Day Weekend (Saturday, May 26) and continuing through Labor Day Weekend (Monday, September 3), we are proud to offer free admission to their immediate family members, too! For more details about this program, click on the logo.

REGULAR MUSEUM ADMISSION                                                            

Adults $10 (12 years and older)                                

Children $5 (5-11 years old)

Children 4 years old and under FREE

Museum Members  FREE                                     

Active Duty, Active Guard and Active Reserves with DOD ID card   FREE

(Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend: We are a Blue Star Museum! Active Duty, Guard and Reserves spouse/partner and immediate family admitted FREE with ID)

Military Veterans - free admission offered on selected dates (please see below)



We are Open Year-Round: 

Tuesday-Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Our hours have expanded as of July 31!)


We are Closed Mondays as well as Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's Day. 


We will be OPEN the following Monday holidays:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Labor Day (September 3, 2018)

We will offer free admission to Military Veterans the following days in 2018:

  • Saturday, February 17 (War Dog Remembrance Day)
  • Saturday, March 24 (Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day)
  • Sunday, November 11 (Veterans Day)


22550 Van Buren Blvd. (at I-215)

Riverside, CA 92518

(951) 902-5949

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