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USS Midway Museum: Tours & Tickets

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Located in downtown San Diego, the USS Midway (Museum) was America’s longest-serving aircraft carrier of the 20th century. Today, the interactive museum is an unforgettable adventure for the entire family as guests walk in the footsteps of the...more
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910 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101-5811
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Reviewed today via mobile

Every veteran should visit this place. Even if you weren't in the Navy, the historical value is overwhelming. The tour guides have all at one time or another served on her. This aline adds a value that can never be replaced. George Bush's bomber plane...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Reviewed yesterday

We started off with the huge statue of the sailing kissing the nurse replicated of the Time magazine cover after WWII. Then there was a statute of Bob Hope talking with the troop. Inside the museum was a heart warming movie of the heroes of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I highly recommend this and the audio. Allow for at least 2 hrs. Parking was pretty easy but we went during the week. The yellow hat guys are great to listen to.

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank ninarae99
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing tour of the carrier! Knowledgeable volunteer with some actually were stationed on the carrier during the gulf war. Walked away being proud of an American and thankful for those that serve our country and sacrifice for our freedom. Be careful of a lot of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank MOBR02
Reviewed yesterday

Seeing life onboard the ship was amazing! The various planes on the flight deck were very cool as well!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Elyse2772
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Able to move from top to bottom of this huge Air Craft Carrier. Many of staff and volunteers have Navy experience and gladly share their personal experiences. Was told 70% of ship built by “Rosie Riveters” so proudly show those little ones what we are...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank divegoddess5521
Reviewed yesterday

Loved seeing this ship and hearing all of the history. We went at sunset and the lights and views were awesome. The crew were very friendly and made our visit memorable.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank SheliaS658
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of San Diego’s premier attractions. A veritable military city on the water. Better than one describe here. Just “Wowza!”

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Rxpert2005
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fascinating look around an aircraft carrier. Gives a real insight into how it would have been on board. The volunteer guides are great.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mick_W999
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a highlight of our trip! The museum is very well organized with the go at your own pace audio tour. We also took advantage of the Island tour, which was worth the 20 minute wait in line. The docents were excellent and shared...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Swe O
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Response from Olin R | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. They aren't included in the price of admission.
4 September 2019|
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Response from Longlegsmn | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have limited wheelchairs to use. Remember part of the ship will not be able to access with a wheelchair.
17 July 2019|
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Response from db7477 | Reviewed this property |
He would enjoy it. They have elevators to facilitate access to the main deck and the hanger deck.