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San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum

Category: Monuments + Museums

910 Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92113


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San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum - Reviews from across the web

Midway a must - user review
The midway is a must if you enjoy walking through sections of naval ships. even climbing aboard helicopters on the flight deck is available here. not much of the ship isnt available for th...

Great for fighter jet buffs - user review
My two boys (4 and 6 yr olds) are both into airplanes and fighter jets. While in San Diego to visit Legoland and SeaWorld, we decided to take them to see the SS Midway Museum (a docked a...

Amazing Ship - user review
We saw the USS Midway while on our Champagne Brunch Harbor Cruise. Decided to tour it when we docked. It was very well done with the self-guided audio tour. My husband loved it and ...

what a maze to explore! - user review
My husband and I visited this museum on our last day in San Diego.We only had 1 1/2 hours before we had to be at the airport but really wanted to see this ship. So, we flew through...

Very Impressive tour of a Carrier - user review
We took the tour of the Midway and I was impressed by the hands on feel of the tour, no ropes to stop you from touching things. They are adding new planes all the time. The restor...

good fun - user review
this was a very fun trip me and my girlfriend stumbled across it just walking and were like we have to do this im 20 so for this to be entertaining to somone as young as me it would defa...

Fun for entire family - user review
Interesting for the whole family. We got to the museum late (closes at 4:30) so we decided not to get the headphones for the guided tour. Instead we just looked around. Had a lo...

Loved it! - user review
I have always been keenly interested in navy ships, in particular the aircraft carriers. So, having the opportunity to tour an actual aircraft carrier was a dream come true! This i...

Amazing! - user review
This a great place and a must see if you are in San Diego. Unless you are in the military, you will never get to see anything like this. Make a point to speak to the veteran volunte...

A great place to visit while in SD - user review
If you are down on the waterfront (San Diego Bay) take the time to visit the USS MIdway. It is a remarkable attraction that appeals to all ages. Retired military get a discount so bri...

Carrier Midway is Cool - user review
If you like aircraft carriers or airplanes, you can easily spend several hours on the Midway. They continue to get more aircraft on display so this ship will have even more to offer in ...

educational trip - user review
I went for an educational trip to this museum and i really had a good time..also the area around the museum can be ...

Get a workout and a tour - user review
Our family group (middle-aged to senior siblings and spouses) thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the USS Midway on May 20. We started off with a group photo (gratis--we scanned it at ho...

I Agree - It's a Must See - user review
This was a pleasant find on my trip to San Diego. I spent 2 1/2 hours walking through the aircraft carrier. What an experience! Dress so that you can climb ladders, then enjoy touring the s...

Don't miss it! - user review
A wonderful place to learn history from the guides on the ship, many of whom served at that time. A great addition to the city...

No title - user review
My wife and I again selected San Diego to visit because we heard the Midway was there as a musium.There we met with her sister and her kids.One of which is in a wheel chair.The Midway is well org...

Great! - user review
As a former sailor I was allowed to see more of the ship! Very fun time, my family liked...

A Must See if you're in town - user review
The Midway aircraft carrier was the command ship in the Desert Storm assault, and has service dates back into the 50's. You can't get a better deal than the $15 fee. You tour three l...

San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum | Museum/Attraction Review | San Diego | Frommers.com - expert review
On January 10, 2004, the USS Midway made her final voyage into San Diego Bay. The aircraft carrier had a 47-year military history that began 1 week after the Japanese surrender of WWII in 1945. By the time the Midway was dec...

No title - user review
It was a very good time. However expect to take 3 hours to do it justice. We got there at 3 and it closed at 5. We had to skip some items and lectures in order to see what we wanted...

Interesting tour w/ lots of stairs - user review
No need to go to the gym or deny yourself an ice cream cone after climbing hundreds of stairs (many areas are optional) on the tour of the Midway. Headsets with self-paced information al...

The Midway :: San Diego's Aircraft Carrier Museum
Enjoy visits to Midway year-round! We now offer a variety of membership opportunities, ranging from individual to family. And, check out the premium membership opportunities wi...

USS Midway Museum
Explore a real aircraft carrier! Imagine living the life of sailors at sea aboard America's longest-serving aircraft carrier! It's the USS Midway Museum in San Diego! Self-guided audio tours feature more than 60 exhibits and restored aircraft aboard the most-visited floating naval ship museum in the...

USS Midway and the San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum - Trusted Tours and Attractions - eTicket Center-
The USS Midway set new standards of naval aviation in the latter half of the 20th century. A captured German V-2 rocket was launched off the USS Midway in 1946 - the dawn of naval missile warfare. The USS Midway blazed new trails of sub-Arctic air operations off the coast of Greenland. It was the fi...

San Diego Reader | San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum
is open for tours, now berthed at 910 North Harbor Drive. Exhibits include Navy jet simulators, carrier and flight deck touring, captain's sea cabin, pilot house, navigation bridge. Admission fee ...

San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum in San Diego - 10news.coms A-List
Live the adventure, honor the legend aboard the longest-serving aircraft carrier in U.S. Navy history--a 47 year odyssey that spanned the end of WWII and the liberation of Kuwait in 1991! Located downtown in San Diego at Navy Pier, Midway provides a dynamic and enriching experience "from boiler...

San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum, San Diego Reviews - Travel - LATimes.com
was decommissioned in 1991, the warship had patrolled the Taiwan Straits in 1955, operated in the Tonkin Gulf, served as the flagship from which Desert Storm was conducted, and evacuated 1,8...

San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum - Reviews and Ratings of Sights in San Diego - New York Times Travel
. The carrier is now moored at the Embarcadero and has become the world's largest floating naval-aviation museum. A self-guided audio tour takes visitors to several levels of the ship, telling the story of life on board. The highlight is climbing up the superstructure to the bridge and gazing down o...

San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum - San Diego - Reviews of San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum - TripAdvisor
This was a pleasant find on my trip to San Diego. I spent 2 1/2 hours walking through the aircraft carrier. What an experience! Dress so that you can climb ladders, then enjoy touring the sleeping quarters, kitchen/eating areas, sick bay, engine room, and control tower (yes, it's worth the wait for ...

San Diego Car Rentals and The San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum
The Midway American Aircraft Carrier is more than a historical icon - it's actually a legend. Commonly referred to as the Midway Miracle , this aircraft carrier steamed through 47 straight years of service without a glitch. While other ships were sidelined with repairs or broken down, the Midway con...

goCityKids San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum - USS Midway
Airplanes, Simulators, Shopping, Food, and exploring deep inside the ship presents many opportunities for the kids (and the grownups) to play sailor for a day, and to find out what it was like to live and work on the longest serving aircraft carrier in U.S. Navy history. But for even more fun, be su...

Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum - San Diego, CA 92101
The USS Midway gets a low grade in my book due to the service at the ticketing window. I've been twice and the first time they understood that I lost my student ID. They gave me the discount, and it was pretty nice of them because they definitely didn't have to do that. The second time i wen...

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