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Maritime Museum of San Diego

Tour the Top Decks. Enjoy an Historic Bay Cruise!

Welcome aboard the Maritime Museum of San Diego!

New Outdoor Adventure Package! General Admision includes free boat tour of the Bay!

A new, easy to follow outdoor tour indicated by 6-foot markers placed on the top decks has been created for visitors to experience a selection of vessels. 

The Maritime Museum of San Diego tour begins at the Berkeley steam ferryboat McKinney Deck and Observation Deck, and ends with Star of India. The outdoor tour also includes the recently restored steam yacht Medea, galleon San Salvador, topsail schooner Californian, and restored decks of the HMS Surprise, featured in the academy award-winning film Master And Commander and popular Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Submarines remain temporarily closed for public safety. 

Safe visit protocol includes required face coverings and social distancing.

Neighborhood: Downtown

1492 N Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 234-9153
info@sdmaritime.org

Hours

Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Last ticket sold at 4:00 p.m.
Weekends
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Last ticket sold at 5:00 p.m.

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Kids Free with Purchase of Adult Ticket. Limit 4.*

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2020

The San Diego Tourism Authority’s Kids Free October is back for 2020! This popular promotion invites visitors to explore the Maritime Museum of San Diego fleet. Children 12 and under free...

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Free Historic Bay Cruise with General Admission*

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Valid: Sep 16 - Oct 31, 2020

This outdoor experience includes a walking tour of the top decks of the Maritime Museum’s historic fleet and a complimentary boat ride. Four 45-minute narrated bay tours will be offered weekdays...

Top of List: Things to Do In San Diego

  • Tours available daily. Self-guided .
  • Outdoor escape.
  • Group Tours unavailable at this time.
  • Great treat for the family.
  • Educational, Entertaining and Immersive

Historic fleet of ships to explore

  • Harbor History Cruise included with general admission for a limited time.
  • Dockside daytime adventure
  • 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: Things to Do In San Diego

  • Tours available daily. Self-guided .
  • Outdoor escape.
  • Group Tours unavailable at this time.
  • Great treat for the family.
  • Educational, Entertaining and Immersive
  • Narrated Historic Bay Tours about Restored Vintage Vessels

Historic fleet of ships to explore

  • Harbor History Cruise included with general admission for a limited time.
  • Dockside daytime adventure
  • 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.
  • Come aboard and step back in time; 500 years of seafaring history

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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