The Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum collects and shares with its visitors the fascinating history of the City of Vallejo and the U.S. Navy at Mare Island.The Museum presents exhibits and programs that explore and celebrate the diverse cultural traditions of the community.Get involved with the past when you visit the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum!



Hall of History: “Vallejo Open Studios 2021” Group show of participating artists October 22 through November 26
Saginaw Gallery: Exhibits on Mare Island and U.S. Navy History
South Gallery: Exhibits on the history of the city of Vallejo
Heritage Chamber  Exhibits featuring the contributions of women in Vallejo’s history.
Ground Level: Vallejo Sports Hall of Fame



Have a large meeting, music event, recital, wedding, or other event? Check out our facilities for your venue. Great parking, easy to locate, elevators available, and WiFi!

Research Library


  • More than 35,000 historic photos of Vallejo and Mare Island.
  • Complete archives of original bound volumes of Vallejo newspapers from 1867 to 1950.
  • Complete set of the Mare Island Grapevine newspaper from 1942-1996.


Please visit both our online and our actual in-house giftshop. Wonderful titles and special gifts that are unique to Vallejo and Solano County that you might not find anywhere else!

DONATE NOW!  The Vallejo Naval & Historical Museum       is a 501(c)3 non-profit organ-ization. All donations are tax-deductible  to the full extent allowed by law.  Thank you!       Tax ID# 23-7441288

“Vallejo Open Studios 2021”


Group Show of Participating Artists at the Museum


Opening Reception

Friday, October 22, 6:30 to 8:30


OPEN STUDIOS Weekend is November 13 & 14

11:00 to 5:00





Museum Hours: Tuesday through Friday 12:00 to 4:00 Saturday 10:00 to 4:00 Admission: $5 Adults; $3 Seniors & Students; Under 12 Free

About Us

Learn all about the Vallejo Museum, it’s board of directors, staff, and volunteer information.


See what really cool exhibits are here at the museum in our Hall Of History, Saginaw Gallery, South Gallery, Heritage Chamber, and Ground Level


Check out our events area and keep up on what we’re up to. There’s always something fun going on here!

Book Store

Books unique to Vallejo, Mare Island, and Solano County, as well as other really neat merchandise. Our shop even has great gifts for that history buff in your life.

Contact Us!

Find out our hours, social media links, location, and other awesome ways to contact us here


See a list of some of the great research items that you will find

Vallejo History

Get a quick glimpse of the wonderful history that is Vallejo!

Educational Programs

Get more information on our wonderful educational programs here


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