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Come on Down!

We'd like to see you visit us at the Estrella Warbirds Museum! Hours of operation are Thursday through Sunday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Estrella Warbirds Museum
4251 Dry Creek Road
Paso Robles, CA 93446
805 238-9317

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Estrella Warbirds Museum
is honored to be the home of:
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Thursday through Sunday: 10 am-4 pm,


Open on: Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Veterans Day. Closed on: New Years Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Adults -$12; Children 6-12 years: $5; Toddlers under 6 FREE
Students with student photo ID Card $8.00
Seniors 60+ $10.00
Military Veterans $10.00
Active Military with current ID card FREE
All veterans are FREE on Veteran's Day
Active Member of Estrella Warbird Museum FREE


First Wednesday of each month. No host open bar 5:30 p.m.; catered dinner starts at 6:30 p.m.

Dinner meetings are currently on hold due to COVID-19. Stay tuned.

Special Guest Speaker:

Special guest speaker following dinner. Speaker announcements are made in membership newsletter and on our news section. Normally finished by 8:30 p.m.

Dinners are catered. Cost is $20/person at the door.

Reservations: Required - 805 296-1935 or On line Click Here
Reservations are required not later than 6 p.m. the Monday evening before the dinner. Note: Dinner is catered and we are responsible to pay for the dinner if you do not show up unless we receive your cancellation prior to the Monday evening deadline.

Open to members and non members alike and their guests

Group Tours: (Minimum of 10 or more):
By appointment, reserved 7 days in advance.
Email: Tour Group Coordinator Click here.
Price on Group Tours is $12 per person
Price on Large Group Tours (11 people and over in group) is $10 per person

Flight Simulator: Currently on Sundays by appointment only.
Appointments can be scheduled on line at this link.
Cost is $25 per 1/2 hour (does not include admission price).
Please note: Flight simulator is done within an FA/18 cockpit and is not handicap accessible. Size restrictions may apply. For more information, visit our flight simulator pages.

For a full listing of Key Personnel, visit our Staff Pages

# Name Position Phone Number
1 Scott Stelzle Chief Operations Officer, Acquisitions, Funds Development 805 610-3310
2 Ken Neuman Museum Coordinator, Group Tours 805 674-3939
3 Dr. Jill Thayer, PhD Museum Curator 661 428-4611
4 Ken Neuman Facility Rentals 805 674-3939
5 Monthly dinner meeting reservation line 805 296-1935
6 Voice mail for basic info / leave message during closed hours 805 238-9317

We occasionally rent out use of use of Thomson Hall or Hangar One for special events. We are the only facility in the area that offers a secure meeting room that business professionals can drive or fly to and have the high speed wireless internet service they require, all at a budget you can afford. Options available for catered meals and personalized tours

The 50' x 100' hall can seat up to 180 people in meeting or 160 in dinner arrangements, and during summers there is an adjacent outdoor area with a large open-pit barbecue on a grassy lawn for larger gatherings. In addition to the kitchen and bar, the hall is also equipped with built-in sound and video systems, plus a tuned piano. Wireless internet access is available for meeting use. Of course, parking is not a problem.
For pricing and scheduling, please let us know your needs here and we will call you back for follow up assistance. Or, if you would like to talk with our rental coordinator, please contact Ken Neuman, 619 807-5045. Full Information Here.

Rental is based on availability of the facility for the time period requested. Some restrictions may apply.

Contact Public Information Officer Michael Levine

Date Subject  
2/1/2018 UH-34D Presentation and Tribute Invitation Click here to view
12/22/17 Hearst Foundations Grant Click here to view
7/27/15 Sidney Stern Memorial Trust Click here to view
6/14/15 Community Foundation SLO County Click here to view
6/24/15 Dr. Jill Thayer, Curator, EWM, Gives Keynote Address to PRHS General Meeting Click here to view
2/27/13 USAC Western Champions in Paso Robles Click here to view
6/31/12 Woodland Auto Display Choice Award Click here to view
10/25/10 A-1 Skyraider "Sock-It-To-Em" Click here to view

February 3, 1992. Estrella Warbird Museum is a non profit benefit corporation and is not organized for the private gain of any individual or person. It is organized under the Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation Law for charitable purposes.

The specific purpose of this corporation is to preserve historic military aircraft in flyable condition and to construct a museum building for the permanent protection and display of these aircraft and other related memorabilia.

The corporation is organized and operated exclusively for charitable purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

  • California Corporation Number: C1814679
  • IRS 501(c)(3) / EIN Number: 77-0324714.

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