Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum Upcoming Events

Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum

220 Market St, Port Hueneme 93041

805-488-0585

Hours:  W, Th, Fri, Sat 9:00 AM-3:00PM Sun 12:00-3:00PM and MW by appt.   

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All events are scheduled at Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum 220 Market St. in Port Hueneme at 11:00AM. 

2020 DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES 11:00AM @Museum

March 7 Port Hueneme Women’s History Panel: Emily Barany, Barbara Volante, Dr. Cynthia Herrera, Kristin Decas, Jonnie Lisman, Dr. Christine Walker

March 14 Connie Korenstein & Heritage Harmony Players “Celebrating Women’s Suffrage 1920-2020”

March 21 Annie Little “Island Foxes” (Date changed—new flyer attached)

April 4 Dylan Peterson “Dwight Murphy and Santa Barbara’s Spanish & Western Culture”

April 18 Robert Salas “UFOs and Nukes”

April 25 Denis O’Leary “Cinco de Mayo”

The current Featured Exhibit at the Museum is the recently donated WORLD WAR II AIRCRAFT COLLECTION of Thomas Roy Chatham  which includes US Lockheed P-38 Lightning Heavy Fighter, US North American B-25 Mitchell Med. Bomber, US Republic P-47 Thunderbolt Fighter, US North American P-51 Mustang Fighter, US Douglas C-47 Skytrain Transport,  US Martin B-26 Marauder Med. Bomber, German Heinkel He 50 Dive Bomber, North American T-6 Texan Trainer, German Junkers Ju 52 Transport, German Junkers Ju88 Transport, Japanese Nakajima Ki-84 Hayate Fighter, Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Zero, Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Zero, UK de Haviland Mosquito Night Fighter, US Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress Heavy Bomber, US Boeing B-29 Superfortress Heavy Bomber, US Vought F4U Corsair Fighter, US Consolidated Aircraft PBY Catalina Seaplane, UK Short Stirling Heavy Bomber, UK Fairey Aviation Swordfish Biplane Torpedo Bomber, UK Submarine Spitfire Fighter, US Curtiss P-40 Warhawk Fighter, US Sherman Tank, German Tiger I Tank, and German Tiger II Tank.  The star of the show is the Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber named after Enola Gay Tibbets, the mother of the pilot Colonel Paul Tibbets, who dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima Japan on August 6, 1945. The model is autographed by the navigator, Theodore Van Kirk. 

If you do not receive (next copy will be published March 1, 2020) a copy of our quarterly newsletter (Spring 2020) of The Historic Hueneme Herald, please email and ask to be put on the mailing list. Other Museum sponsored events include the monthly Historic Port Tour on the third Friday of each month.  

Also offered on a quarterly basis, the Museum and Port provide transportation to the 

Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum

 


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