Entry ticket

San Diego: USS Midway Museum Entry Ticket

Activity provider: USS Midway Museum

San Diego: USS Midway Museum Entry Ticket

Activity provider: USS Midway Museum
Booked 11 times yesterday

From US$ 26 per person

Booked 11 times yesterday

Enjoy a memorable visit to the USS Midway Museum when you're in San Diego. Skip the line when visiting the longest serving Aircraft Carrier in the American fleet.

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Audio guide included
Spanish, English, Chinese, French, German, Japanese
Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the line using your mobile ticket and proceed directly to the front gate
  • View 60 exhibits as well as areas the carrier’s engine room, galley, jail, and sleeping quarters
  • Experience simulators and short films that give you the chance to relive famous moments
  • Enjoy a self-guided tour on board the world’s longest-serving aircraft carrier
Full description
Take a self-guided audio tour onboard the world’s longest-serving aircraft carrier, the historic USS Midway. See the carrier’s 25 restored aircraft from the days of WWII to Operation Desert Storm. Visit areas throughout the Midway, from the crew's sleeping quarters to the pilots' ready rooms. Docents are available throughout the carrier and are eager to share their stories, anecdotes, and statistics, creating a picture of just how important the USS Midway was to the U.S. Navy. Most guests spend 3 to 4 hours exploring this historic aircraft carrier and learning its history. The included audio guide, available in 6 languages, will help you explore the dozens of highlighted areas across the massive ship.  There are family-oriented activities throughout the Museum. Included are 3 types of flight simulators, music videos, short films, climb-aboard aircraft and cockpits, and more. The Museum is located at the Navy Pier in downtown San Diego.
Includes
  • Entry tickets & places visited
    • USS Midway Museum entry ticket

  • Who you’ll be with
    • This activity is self-guided. An audio guide is provided.

  • Transport
    • No transport is included on this activity

  • Food & drink
    • Not included: food & drink

  • Equipment
    • Audio guide: Spanish, English, Chinese, French, German, Japanese

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The USS Midway Museum.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Headphones

Know before you go

  • The USS Midway Foundation is a non-profit organization. Please consider making a donation on the check-out page
  • Kids are free in October. 2 free children (6-12) admission tickets with each adult ticket. No child ticket is required at checkout. Child tickets are issued at the ticket booth when the adult ticket is shown
  • Admission is complimentary for children 5 years old or younger, as well as for active-duty military personnel (including reservists) with valid ID (daytime admission only)
  • You may arrive at any time during opening hours (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM). Note that the last admission is at 4:00 PM daily
  • The museum is closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 1441 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.8/5
  • Service
    4.8/5
  • Organization
    4.8/5

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I was so impressed with the Midway Museum. Even our 15 year old grand daughter loved it. To walk in the shoes of sailors and pilots was quite the experience. We took our time and was there about four hours. Be prepared to go up and down a lot of steps. Wheel chairs are allowed, but you don't get to go down into the belly of the ship with a wheelchair. The tour was laid out so you never got lost. I don't know how sailors never got lost on that ship.

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December 1, 2022

Great family attraction. Lots of information and very enthusiastic volunteers on hand to bring everything to life. There's a lift up to the flight deck which is not to be missed. But remember this is a warship and as such does have steep steps and high door steps that will make it difficult for anyone with restricted mobility to fully explore the ship.

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October 24, 2022

They said it was a really cool way to spend 4 hours.. I thought there's no way, I've never spent that long at any museum, I'll be able to blast though this. I take it all back. We were there for a little over 4 hours and I'm still not even sure I saw it all. It's awesome to see how people lived and worked on the ship. It's a floating town. Very cool.

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September 26, 2022

Product ID: 12879