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USS Batfish

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Great historical submarine

They have a little museum to browse through before checking out the submarine. Fun activity for... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2019
Salli W
via mobile
An awesome experience

We visited USS Batfish last October and got to stay overnight as a group. It was a very unique... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Na L
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At the Muskogee War Memorial Park: Home of the USS Batfish, visitors may explore a World War II legend, the USS Batfish. Unseen and unheard while stalking its prey in World War II, the USS Batfish claimed over 14 kills, including a record breaking...more
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3500 Batfish Rd, Muskogee, OK 74403-5515
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All reviews subs wwii submarine uss oklahoma war memorial park living history military history piece of history close quarters pearl harbor my dad an amazing experience real submarine self guided armed forces small museum highly recommend a visit an eye opening experience
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Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

They have a little museum to browse through before checking out the submarine. Fun activity for girls outside and other clubs or family day trip.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Salli W
Reviewed 15 January 2019

We visited USS Batfish last October and got to stay overnight as a group. It was a very unique experience! By sleeping there, we get to experience and imagine how those brave soldiers worked and lived. It's some kind of work out climbing up and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Na L
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Here's a chance to 'go back in time' to the perilous times of World War 2 and experience the hazards, cramped quarters and comradery of those that served ''under the waves' to keep our country free!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank William H
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Our family loves to visit the USS Batfish. We have visited many times as our children have gone from toddlers to teens and have enjoyed each visit. Our boys have also had the opportunity to camp out on the ship overnight. This submarine has an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DrMcMom
Reviewed 1 December 2018

My friend and I finally found this museum but when we got there it was closed! Darn it!! We did get to view some things through the fence and got close to the Batfish Sub. Wish we could have gone into the grounds as past...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bobby31225
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

History that you can climb around on and through. A real sub that can give you a feel for how it was in wartime. Very educationial

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Doug K
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the 'Batfish' and War Memorial Park in Muskogee. It should be on your travel agenda. It's not very well advertised, but really well done. Help get the word out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank don7614
Reviewed 12 November 2018

So my brother and son are military history buffs. I have been passing this submarine for 20 years. We finally took the time to stop. The museum is full of german, japanese, and korean military exhibits. There are American exhibits also. Then there are walking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John D
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve always had going on a submarine in my bucket list but never dreamed of doing that in Oklahoma. The Batfish was amazing! You were free to touch almost everything (including the fire torpedo button) and the historical vehicles, torpedos, and other military artillery were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jdeptuch
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

It’s always fun to see these old craft but certainly surprising to find in the plains Unfortunately our time frame didn’t mesh with their hours

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patrick C
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Krudell
5 March 2018|
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Not a problem at all! Only during events would this present any kind of difficulty!
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Diane G
4 August 2016|
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Hello! Unfortunately as others have said, the USS Batfish is not an easy vessel to make your way through. There are two sets of stairs that you must go up and down in order to exit and enter the submarine. Additionally... More
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William S
2 April 2016|
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Sorry that we missed this question, but babycatlori is correct, our admission rates are: Adults (13-61) $7.00. Military and seniors $5.00. Children (7-13) $4.00. We do offer group rates for parties over 8 and a AAA discount... More
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