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Maritime Museum of San Diego

Bringing Adventure and Discovery to Life

The Maritime Museum of San Diego is housed in one of the finest collections of historic ships in the world. The iconic and majestic Star of India is docked in downtown San Diego on the beautiful waterfront and is the main attraction at the museum. The museum's collection includes a Soviet submarine B-39, the American research submarine USS Dolphin, and the HMS Surprise (star of Master and Commander and Pirates of the Caribbean 4), just to name a few.

Neighborhood: Downtown

1492 N Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 234-9153
info@sdmaritime.org

Hours

Daily: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Open until 9:00 PM in the Summer

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Events to check out

Event

Winter Wonderland

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Dec 10 - Dec 17, 2017

For two special nights, we are transforming the parking lot in front of the Maritime Museum into a Winter Wonderland. The area is open to all, no museum admission is required to visit Winter...

Event

Parade of Lights viewing aboard the Berkeley Ferry

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Dec 10 - Dec 17, 2017

Our annual fundraiser is held aboard the Berkeley steam ferry. Complete with dinner and is a spectacular platform for viewing the Parade of Lights on the bay. Since the Berkeley is the judging...

Event

Black & Gold New Year's Eve Party

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Dec 31, 2017

Celebrate the New Year in style with the Maritime Museum of San Diego at the Black and Gold New Year's Eve Party aboard the transformed McKinney deck's classy lounge on the historic Steam Ferry...

Do it All Here:

  • Cruise San Diego Bay on our 1914 pilot or go sailing on a Tallship
  • Witness history with the newest ship San San Salvador
  • Explore the oldest active sailing ship in the world, the Star of India
  • ...and much much more!

Event Venues:

  • Corporate Events
  • Weddings & Receptions
  • Themed Parties & Events
  • Charters

More Information

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

Do it All Here:

  • Cruise San Diego Bay on our 1914 pilot or go sailing on a Tallship
  • Witness history with the newest ship San San Salvador
  • Explore the oldest active sailing ship in the world, the Star of India
  • ...and much much more!

Event Venues:

  • Corporate Events
  • Weddings & Receptions
  • Themed Parties & Events
  • Charters

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
  • Waterfront

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