Veteran’s Day

The USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum will be holding a Veterans Day Ceremony at 11 AM on 11/11. The event will include a speaker, wreath toss, and card-making station so guests can make cards to thank veterans for their service.

For questions about the event, please contact Community Events at (510) 522-8448 x414.


Veteran’s Day Live Aboard Overnight

Come aboard and experience a night in the life of a sailor on a WWII aircraft carrier! This event will be in honor of all our veteran’s and their families. Included in the program cost is admissions to our Veteran’s Day Ceremony held on Saturday at 11 AM.

We offer the ultimate overnight experience for scouts, youth groups, friends, and families!

  • Sleep in restored berthing compartments where the real Hornet crew lived
  • Enjoy dinner and breakfast in the Crew’s Mess
  • Learn about this famous aircraft carrier’s daring exploits
  • Explore the key areas in the ship and the historical naval aircraft on board
  • Learn about NASA’s Apollo 11 and Apollo 12 space missions that put the first humans on the Moon
  • Ride the Flight Simulator – experience what it’s like to catapult and fly from the carrier
  • Earn a special crew member patch &