Links and Resources

Shafter Historical Society:City of Shafter Art in Public Places: Find information about the art being created and preserved in the City of Shafter. In depth profiles on local murals, their creation, artists, and preservation. Local photo archives highlighting important points in Shafter’s 100 year history.

Green Hotel: The Green Hotel is a turn of the century fully restored hotel located in downtown Shafter near the corner of Central Avenue and James Street. The Hotel is open by invitation throughout the year. The Green Hotel was built in 1913 by the Kern County Land Company to provide lodging for prospective buyers of the new town’s lots. It is the oldest commercial building in Shafter. The Hotel is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and is a California Point of Interest. Tours may be arranged by appointment. For details, call 661-746-1913.

Minter Field Air Museum: “Statement of Purpose: To educate the public about Minter Army Air Field and Kern County aviation’s impact on local, regional, and global history through preservation efforts, specialty presentations, and community outreach programs.” 

Minter Field Air Museum
401 Vultee St.
PO Box 445
Shafter, CA 93263
Telephone: (661) 393-0291 (please leave a message)