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Maritime Museum of San Diego

Creative Special Events at the Maritime Museum

This spectacular waterfront location is downtown on beautiful San Diego Bay. The Maritime Museum of San Diego offers a variety of venues avaialble for clients multiple options for Corporate Events, Weddings and Receptions, Conferences, Sailing Charters, and so much more. 

Whether you looking for a small gathering of 10 persons or looking for a larger event space up to 3000 persons, we have incredible options available for you across 10 different venues and event spaces. Our unique event venues, with private indoor and outdoor event locations, are available aboard any of our six historic ships for special events, corporate events, receptions, award dinners, meetings, team building programs, yacht charters, and sunset sailings. 

Neighborhood: Downtown

1492 N Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 234-9153
info@sdmaritime.org

Hours

All Day Everyday for Private Events

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Events to check out

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...

Venue Capabilities Include:

  • Star of India, San Diego's iconic tall ship can accommodate up to 600 people
  • Berkeley, the 19th century ferryboat can hold up to 1,600 guests
  • HMS Surprise, the tall ship, fits up to 175 people for parties or cocktails
  • Californian, the State of California's Official Tall Ship, can hold 50 guests
  • Additional facilities include: Pilot boat, Swift boat and the San Salvador

Venue Benefits:

  • Prime San Diego downtown waterfront location
  • Fun, unique, historical, and educational experience for guests
  • Exciting on-water excursions, charters or multiple ship regattas
  • Sunset cruises and cocktail events
  • Versatile and expandable location for accomodating client needs

More Information

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

Venue Capabilities Include:

  • Star of India, San Diego's iconic tall ship can accommodate up to 600 people
  • Berkeley, the 19th century ferryboat can hold up to 1,600 guests
  • HMS Surprise, the tall ship, fits up to 175 people for parties or cocktails
  • Californian, the State of California's Official Tall Ship, can hold 50 guests
  • Additional facilities include: Pilot boat, Swift boat and the San Salvador
  • Flexibility to combine venues for additional capacity needs

Venue Benefits:

  • Prime San Diego downtown waterfront location
  • Fun, unique, historical, and educational experience for guests
  • Exciting on-water excursions, charters or multiple ship regattas
  • Sunset cruises and cocktail events
  • Versatile and expandable location for accomodating client needs
  • Team building events, activities, and interactive experiences

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View
  • Group Seated Capacity: 350
  • Group Reception Capacity: 1,000
  • Catering Onsite
  • Meeting Events
  • Buyout
  • Group Travel
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor
  • Public Events
  • Kid Friendly
  • Tours
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • General Admission - Senior
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfront

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