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Maritime Museum of San Diego

Tour Every Ship & Exhibit With One Ticket!

Welcome aboard the Maritime Museum of San Diego!

Experience a world-class collection of historic sailing ships, steam-powered boats and submarines. The Museum’s impressive fleet includes the world’s oldest active ship Star of India, HMS Surprise from the Academy Award winning film “Master and Commander,” the 1898 steam ferry Berkeley, the 1904 steam yacht Medea, and the B-39 soviet-era Russian submarine. On board each vessel you will find fascinating exhibits, an interactive children’s play area, art gallery, and gift shop. Enjoy a trip of San Diego Bay aboard an authentic historical small vessel, or choose a day sail aboard the revenue cutter Californian - the State’s Official Tall Ship. 

MARITIME MUSEUM OF SAN DIEGO IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO COVID-19 AND WILL REOPEN WEDNESDAY, JULY 1. FOR DETAILS ON VISITOR CHANGES SEE SDMARITIME.ORG

Neighborhood: Downtown

1492 N Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 234-9153
info@sdmaritime.org

Hours

The Museum will reopen Wednesday
July 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Events to check out

Event

Wish You Were Here Vintage Postcards/Photo Exhibit

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Jun 30 - ongoing

Maritime Museum of San Diego, serving as the community memory of our seafaring experience by collecting, preserving, and presenting our rich maritime heritage and historic connections with the Pacific...

Event

Music At The Maritime, Museum Sunday Concerts

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Aug 30 - Nov 15, 2020

The Hausmann Quartet and Maritime Museum of San Diego are excited to partner to present the fifth season of Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime, a quarterly concert series performed aboard one of the...

Top of List of Things to Do In San Diego

  • Tours available daily. Self-guided
  • Embark on a tall ship sailing adventure aboard the galleon replica San Salvador
  • Group Tours unavailable at this time.
  • Great treat for the family.
  • Educational, Entertaining and Immersive

Historic fleet and exhibits to visit

  • Harbor History Cruises and Naval History Bay Tours $10 with general admission.
  • Tall Ship adventure schedules TBD
  • Home to world's oldest active sailing ship Star of India
  • Walking distance from Little Italy and downtown restaurants.
  • Open daily 10AM. to 5 PM.

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View

Top of List of Things to Do In San Diego

  • Tours available daily. Self-guided
  • Embark on a tall ship sailing adventure aboard the galleon replica San Salvador
  • Group Tours unavailable at this time.
  • Great treat for the family.
  • Educational, Entertaining and Immersive
  • Vietnam Veterans Captain Narrated Naval History Bay Tours

Historic fleet and exhibits to visit

  • Harbor History Cruises and Naval History Bay Tours $10 with general admission.
  • Tall Ship adventure schedules TBD
  • Home to world's oldest active sailing ship Star of India
  • Walking distance from Little Italy and downtown restaurants.
  • Open daily 10AM. to 5 PM.
  • Tour San Diego Bay before or after your visit

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View
  • Outdoor
  • Kid Friendly
  • Tours
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • General Admission - Senior
  • Restaurants
  • Private Room Capacity: 50
  • Waterfront
  • Charter
  • Motor
  • Sail
  • Boat Excursions
  • Other Languages Available
  • Self-guided

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