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Battleship NORTH CAROLINA

#1 Battleship Road, Wilmington, NC 28402
+1 910-251-5797
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A great learning experience

My husband, friend, oldest daughter and her boyfriend and our 11 and 16 year old and myself took... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pamela H
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Grassy Creek, North Carolina
So unbelievably cool

This was a super fun and interesting experience! We were able to go into a whole lot of the ship... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lisa A
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As you walk the decks of the NORTH CAROLINA, imagine yourself in the South Pacific during WWII searching the sky for enemy aircraft, anticipating what may happen next. Step aboard the most decorated US Battleship of WWII! Explore nine decks, crew's quarters, gun turrets, and much more. Discover where history comes alive. Located at the junctions of highways 17, 76, 74, 421 on the Cape Fear River across from historic downtown Wilmington. Open every day!
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#1 Battleship Road, Wilmington, NC 28402
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband, friend, oldest daughter and her boyfriend and our 11 and 16 year old and myself took the tour a week ago. It was great , we loved it very interesting and such a learning experience for all of us. Yes I would recommend...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a super fun and interesting experience! We were able to go into a whole lot of the ship. We got to check out where the sailors lived saw the guns, motors and were even able to see where they loaded the artillery. What...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was an airborne infantry officer for 20 years. After touring your ship, I have to say that the Navy has it made.

Thank Sh0tgun
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is pretty interesting and very impressive. As someone born in 1960, to see the technology we had in the '30's is most impressive to me and the ability to engineer such a marvel. Most impressive.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went as family. Spent biggest part of day there. Grandkids 10,8,7 thought it was interesting also. Fascinating how some of the things from back then are still being used today. A lot of stairs and walking.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the USA North Carolina yesterday on our holiday from the UK. We spent a number of hours walking around. It was very very interesting. We had a War Historian with us as a friend and we learnt a lot from his knowledge in conjunction...More

Thank chelseaangel2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby and I wanted to see this for quite some time, and since hubby is North Carolina born and bred, it meant quite a lot to him. He tells that he has only seen it once when he was in grade school, and the NC...More

Thank wearymom3
Reviewed 1 week ago

This takes you back to the time that the ship was in service. The self guided tour was well thought out. There are signs everywhere, with lots of information.

Thank Ron G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both havent been to the battleship since we were kids and now that we live here in wimington we decided to take a day so we could take a trip over. I loved all the history and detail they've put in to revamping the...More

Thank Winelover90
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 3rd time on the battleship. We have always enjoyed it and learned something new each time. I am so grateful places like this still exist where we can learn about the history of this great country and the men/women who fought for...More

Thank Suzy L
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Amy20p
6 September 2017|
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Response from jennanddash | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if strollers were allowed, but I would wait til he's old enough to walk on his own. There are a lot of steep narrow stairs.
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Barbara V
13 August 2017|
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$14 for adults and $10 for seniors, vets and kids.
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Albert L
23 July 2017|
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