Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum – Location and Directions

Museum Hours:

Tue.-Sun. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
(closed Mon. & Federal Holidays). 
Free Admission

The Museum's regular hours are Tues-Sun from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.  The Museum will be closed on the following holidays and special event days.

  • November - Veteran’s Day
  • November-Thanksgiving
  • November-Friday after Thanksgiving
  • December-Christmas Day
  • January-New Year's Day
  • Closed all Federal Holidays
  • Closed during the Miramar Air Show

Finding The Museum

Visit The Museum located at:
4203 Anderson Avenue
San Diego, CA  92145.

*Mailing address is:
P.O. Box 45316
San Diego, CA 92145-0316

Directions To The Museum

location map to Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum San DiegoThe Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum is located on Miramar Road in San Diego, California between  Cabot Drive and Camino Ruiz. 

The museum is actually on the grounds of MCAS Miramar, but Museum visitors use our own “Museum Gate” entrance.  The entrance is on Miramar Road,  1.3 miles west of I-15 or 3.9 miles east of I-805.

How to Spot the Museum — You will see two flags — the American Flag and the Marine Corps Flag — flanking the entrance to the museum.

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Driving Directions To The Museum:

DRIVING WEST:
Traveling west on Miramar Road from Highway 15, you will see the museum on the LEFT side of the road AFTER the North Gate entrance. Do not go in the North Gate, as the museum is sectioned off from the main air station. The museum entrance is 1.3 miles west of I-15 on Miramar Road.  It is located just after the intersection with Camino Ruiz.

DRIVING EAST:
If you are going east on Miramar Road from Highway 805, you will see the museum on the RIGHT side of the road AFTER the West Gate entrance. (If you see the North Gate, you have gone too far down.) The museum entrance is 3.9 miles east of I-805 on Miramar Road.  It is located just after the intersection with Cabot Drive.