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Maritime Museum

Category: Monuments + Museums

1492 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92103


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Maritime Museum - Reviews from across the web

No title - user review
We did not go inside the ships but you can see them all as you walk along the sidewalk. The Star of India is beautiful and the big aircraft carriers are huge (though small compared to a ...

The San Diego Maritime Museum - user review
This museum turns me on! Years ago, I spent many happy hours sailing, so seeing boats, especially sailboats, just recalls many precious memories. But there is much more to this museum than just the Star of India, as renowned as it is, because just this past June, the Museum received a magnificent do...

Great place for kids and adults - user review
I was unable to go, but the six kids and three adults (both boys and girls) I was traveling with who went absolutely loved it! It was very entertaining for them and be sure to take t...

San Diego Maritime Museum by a Fan - user review
The museum is child friendly, full of great exhibits, and has a wonderful collection of old ships and replicas. The Star of India is berthed there, and is one of a kind. The people work...

very interesting... - user review
we recently visited the maritime museum and it was absolutely awesome! there are about 4 places right in a row to tour and all are really cool. star of india, russian sub, mari...

Maritime Museum - expert review
A must for anyone with an interest in nautical history, this collection of six restored and replica ships affords a fascinating glimpse of San Diego during its heyday as a commercial seaport. The museum's headquarters are the Berkeley, an 1898 ferryboat moored at the foot of Ash Street. The steam-dr...

No title - user review
We stopped by here on Christmas Day last year and were quite impressed with this collection of ships. There's something about those old sailing ships that facinates an old Mid-Wester...

remarkable - user review
to say there is history here to view is putting it lightly. the exhibits are amazing for those of any age group. a deffinite must for first timers and those wit...

The Maritime Museum consists of... - user review
The Maritime Museum consists of three ships: The Medea (1904) a sleek steam yatch. The Berkely (1898) a steam powered ferry from the San Francisco to Oakland line. The Star of I...

pretty old boats - user review
they hold fun events here. check the reader. In the summer they show movies on the mainsail. They sometimes do sea ch...

Maritime Museum | Museum/Attraction Review | San Diego | Frommers.com - expert review
his unique museum consists of a quartet of classic ships, led by the full-rigged merchant vessel Star of India (1863), whose impressive masts are an integral part of the San Diego cityscape. The ship is a National Historic Landmark and t...

Great for kids--the star of india is outstanding! - user review
Great fun for my kids and for me. We explored the ship the star of India- a historical landmark and learned about steam yachts. The kids loved exploring the inside of the ship....

Okay--but. - user review
although interesting, the museum is a combined exhibit of 7 or 8 ships of varying vintage. One was used in filming Master and Commander. To see all of the ships interior, some cli...

San Diego Maritime Museum - user review
Children of all ages will enjoy this museum and a trip to adventure only limited by your imagination. After paying your admission fee you are free to wander along the harbor front visiting each of the ships at your leisure. Depending on your interest you can study in detail the ships before you or m...

interesting the first time... - user review
it was very interesting the first time we seen these ships. they have alot of history and it is interesting to see the insides of the old ships. once youve seen them though th...

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