Point of Interest
NASA Ames Research Center
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Tips from locals
NASA is so close by - check it out! (We've had NASA employees stay at our Airbnb - including one from London that said it was the best Airbnb experience he's ever had.)
A small visitor center, but interesting for guests that are excited about space exploration.
Since the 1950's pre Silicon Valley, the area was full of defense industry, including military bases. The Nasa museum stands outside the former Moffet Naval Air Station which still homes the giant airship hangers built in the 1930's and a giant wind tunnel used for aerospace and aviation research…