The Pacific Coast Air Museum Welcomes You

You’ll find a five-acre field covered with authentic, well-cared-for aircraft. You can crawl under them, look inside wheel wells and bomb bays, peer into cockpits, and actually sit in some of them on Open Cockpit Weekends. Kids love PCAM!

  • Open Cockpit Weekends

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    Get a close look inside out aircraft (and even sit in the cockpit of some of them!) during Open Cockpit Weekends, year-round except January.

    Learn more!

  • Fly Our Virtual Reality Flight Simulator

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    Our highly realistic 3D virtual reality flight simulator puts you in the cockpit of a P-51 Mustang, F-15 Eagle, and other historic aircraft!

    Learn more!

Featured News & Events

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Hot Dog Thursday: August

Thursday, August 3, 2017
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Have a Hot Dog Lunch among the aircraft in our collection!

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Member Meeting August 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Brien Seely, MD, on autonomous regional sky taxis

A-4E Skyhawk attack aircraft on the field at the Pacific Coast Air Museum. View is from directly in front. Pylons are filled with inert ordnance.

Open Cockpit: Vietnam War Weekend, August 19-20

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - Sunday, August 20, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Look inside some of our most popular aircraft, and climb aboard a few!

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July 2017 Newsletter

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Download our July 2017 Newsletter

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June 2017 Newsletter

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Download our June 2017 Newsletter


A FAMILY-FRIENDLY PLACE WITH HISTORY YOU CAN TOUCH!

There’s always something great going on at the Pacific Coast Air Museum. We have Open Cockpit weekends once a month,  special events throughout the year, and regular hot dog lunches. We host school field trips, special group tours, birthday parties, and family get-togethers, all among our collection of historic aircraft and educational exhibits.

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ABOUT THE PACIFIC COAST AIR MUSEUM


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Visit PCAM for fun and educational events, exciting exhibits, and our gift shop. We have more than 35 historic and vintage aircraft - many of which you can look inside on our Open Cockpit Weekends, and some you can even climb aboard!

Founded in 1989, the Pacific Coast Air Museum is a non-profit organization whose mission is to Educate and Inspire both young and old about our aviation heritage and aerospace technology, to Preserve historic aircraft and artifacts, and to Honor veterans.

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