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USS LST Ship Memorial

Open Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Last Operational LST!

This was a very interesting tour of the last operational LST. I really enjoy touring WWII navel... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Butch E
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Nashville, Tennessee
A great look at modern history.

I only went to the LST Memorial as the weather was awful, but I'm so glad I made the trip. My... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
handicappedtravel
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Ilford, United Kingdom
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The USS LST Ship Memorial maintains and operates the USS LST 325, the last fully operational WWII Landing Ship, Tank in the United States, and is dedicated to these very important ships and the men who served on them. The USS LST 325 was one of the...more
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840 Lst Dr, Evansville, IN 47713-3108
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All reviews piece of history during wwii our tour guide living history great tour navy vet the galley floating museum well worth the effort below deck war effort my dad history lesson hour tour love history interesting history gift shop
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a very interesting tour of the last operational LST. I really enjoy touring WWII navel vessels. I didn't realize that Evansville had a ship building yard during WWII and actually built LSTs. My brother and I had a private tour of the ship....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Butch E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only went to the LST Memorial as the weather was awful, but I'm so glad I made the trip. My friend and I were the only ones on the tour, and we were taken around by a guide who went through the missions the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank handicappedtravel
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Evansvill boat yard produced these ships and other military items during wwII. This LST was made in Philadelphia. We visited on its "birthday" Oct 27. Our guide was a young former Marine who had been with the museum for only 6 months, but was knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Please don`t miss touring this great American warship. Evansville is very lucky to have this great attraction.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank virgil j
Reviewed 25 September 2018

I served on a LST when I was in the Navy years ago. It was a great trip back in time. What surprised me is the small areas we lived in. The guide was very knowledgeable, because at the end of the tour there were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank b0ttletree
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Was a very tour. To see the conditions that the sailors lived under was unbelievable. Our tour guide Josh was Young but very knowledgeable and he seemed to really care. My husband was in the Navy so when he wasn’t looking I took a quick...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Toured the LST Memorial yesterday. It's pretty rare to find a World War II era ship as well preserved as this one: it's still fully functional and visits other cities outside its' home port of Evansville. The tour guide was friendly and very knowledgeable. An...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank OPMaster1978
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Before I begin, i'd like to thank all of the veterans and volunteers who had made the restoration of this ship possible. Even though this floating/operable museam is headquartered in Evansville, IN, I want to thank you all for taking it out on cruises so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Derrick A
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoy a tour on a boat built for WW2 just down the river in Evansville. Well restored, very thorough tour, enjoyed by all ages.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank teamsnardy
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We visited while the 325 was on tour in Bettendorf, IA. Great experience - well organized and staffed by knowledgeable volunteers. After following the voyage from Greece so many years ago, was very impressed by how well this ship has been restored. So much attention...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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OnAir688961
10 November 2018|
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Response from AndrewS9565 | Property representative |
The Veterans Day breakfast begins at 7:00am central time on Sunday, November 11th and ends at 10:00am.
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Lisa J
20 July 2018|
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Response from Gary A | Reviewed this property |
Adults-$10.00, Children-$5.00. Well worth the price. ALSO you can Donate to the Memorial!!
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Lauren K
7 July 2015|
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Response from KennethGrant | Property representative |
Hello Lauren, I am Kenneth Grant, and I work as the Museum Operations Manager with the Ship. We do have some Logs and photos for various LST's. That have been donated to the Memorial. We do have a few photos of the LST-715... More
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