California US Naval Air Station Sunnyvale Historic District

Also known as: US Naval Air Station Moffett Field Central Historic District
Naval Air Station Moffett Field, Sunnyvale, California


Naval Air Station Moffett Field, Hanger No. 1

View of South Doors. View toward North

Photo from the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 24, 1994
Reference number
NR name
US Naval Air Station Sunnyvale, California, Historic District
Architectural styles
Other architectural type; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival; Dirigible/Blimp Hangar style
Areas of significance
Engineering; Military; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
Historic functions
Air facility; Naval facility
Current functions
Air facility; Naval facility
Period of significance
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 40
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 54

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger