Launched in 1914 to her removal from regular service in 1996, Pilot enjoyed an active career as San Diego’s chief pilot craft – assisting almost every one of the thousands of major...
Get Out On the Water before or after your Museum tour for $10 45-minute narrated Historic Bay Cruise & weekend $15 75-minute Naval History Bay boat tours!
Weekend Tall Ship Sailing Also Available!
Tour the the world's oldest active sailing ship, Star of India, celebrity frigate replica HMS Surprise featured in the award-winning film "Master and Commander" and "Pirates of Caribbean" motion picture series, the schooner Californian, galleon replica San Salvador, Victorian - era Steam Ferry Berkeley,and 1904 steam yacht Medea with general admission.
Maritime Museum of San Diego serves as the community memory of our seafaring experience by collecting, preserving, and presenting our rich maritime heritage and historic connections with the Pacific world.
B-39 soviet submarine temporarily closed. Museum open daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tickets are available at the Museum Ticket booth located at 1492 N. Harbor Drive, Star of India Wharf, on the embarcadero between Grape and Ash Street, next to Portside Pier.
Tickets may be purchased online at sdmaritime.org or at the Museum ticket booth open daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Ticket sales end one hour prior to closing (or 4:00 p.m.). Tickets are for same day visits, and are based on the new reduced capacity. The Museum staff closely monitor the guidelines from the state, local and health authorities and have prepared the Museum to abide by public health safety and CDC recommendations to ensure visitors enjoy a clean and safe experience.
General admission tickets to the Maritime Museum of San Diego are $20.00 for adults, $15.00 for seniors 62+, military and ages 13-17. Children 12 and under are $10.00 and can be purchased at the Museum Ticket booth daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. located on the north embarcado at 1492 North Harbor Drive between Grape and Ash, next door to Portside Pier.
Top tip: Take the time for a bit of sightseeing on the Bay.
Add a 45-minute Historic Bay Cruise for only $10 with general admission ticket purchase.
Historic Bay Cruise check ins offered daily at 11:00, 12:45 p.m., 1:45 p.m., 2:45 p.m., or 3:45 p.m.
Add a 75-minute Naval History Bay Tour aboard the historic restored US Naval PCF 816 Swift Boat for only $15 with general admission ticket purchase.
These tours available weekends only at 12:15 and 2:15 p.m.
Come aboard and hear the stories from our Swift Boat Veteran sailors!
NOTE: OPEN SUNDAY, JULY 4 10:00 A.M. TO 9:00 P.M.
Maritime Museum of San Diego is open daily
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Below deck exhibits
galleries and USS Dolphin submarine now open. B-39 sub remains temporarily closed.
Purchase general admission to the Maritime Museum of San Diego and add a 45-minute narrated Historic Bay Cruise aboard the country's oldest active Pilot boat for only $10 more! Limit reservations....
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Weekends Only Starting Memorial Day Weekend Saturday, May 29, Sunday, May 30, and Monday, May 31. The US Naval Vietnam-era PCF 816 Swift Boat Listed In National Register Of Historic Places is part...
Only $15 for this exciting and educational Maritime Museum Swift Boat Tour. Ride the only active passenger carrying Swift Boat in the country. Feel the power of the twin 12 cylinder 2-stroke Detroit...
100% of the proceeds from this concert are donated to the Maritime Museum of San Diego. Tim Flannery and Friends will perform a colorful blend of folk, country, traditional music and storytelling....
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