This entertaining and educational outdoor experience includes a walking tour of the top decks of the Maritime Museum’s historic fleet and a complimentary 45-minute narrated historic bay tour. Four bay boat tours offered daily with check in at 12:15 p.m., 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m.and 3:15 p.m. Space is limited. Free boat ride may not be combined with any other offer or promotion.
Check for availability at Museum Ticket booth. Space is limited due to lowered capacity. Check sdmaritime.org for advanced reservation options.
The Museum recommends securing your boat ride reservation prior to touring the top decks of the Museum when you first arrive at the Ticket Booth. For more information visit sdmaritime.org.
VISITOR TIP: Arrive early to sign up for your boat ride (space available) and tour the Museum before or after).
A new easy to follow, one-way tour indicated by 6-foot markers placed on the upper decks have been created for visitors to experience a selection of vessels.
Protecting visitors and preventing the spread of COVID-19 during this global pandemic will include some changes:
Hours of Operation Change
The Museum has condensed hours of operation daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tickets may be sold until one hour or 4:00 p.m. prior to closing for same day visits.
Safety, Cleanliness & Sanitization Procedures
Additional sanitation, disinfection and cleaning procedures have been implemented throughout the Museum vessels. Museum staff and crews will sanitize the boats before and after each tour. The Museum has invested in additional convenient hand sanitizer dispensaries available for use before and after touching handrails. Frequently touched surfaces will be sanitized multiple times on a daily basis.
Mandatory Admittance Requirements
Wellness screenings will be required of all staff, volunteers and visitors prior to admittance. Anyone feeling ill or exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 will not be permitted inside the museum to protect everyone’s safety. Facial coverings will be required at all times. Social distancing protocols will be followed.
Free boat ride may not be combined with any other offer or promotion.
Maritime Museum of San Diego is located at 1492 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101-3309 between Grape and Ash Street.
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