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USS Midway Museum

USS Midway

Live the adventure onboard the USS Midway Museum. Explore a real aircraft carrier as you honor the legend aboard the longest-serving aircraft carrier in U.S. Navy history. Located downtown in San Diego at Navy Pier, USS Midway provides a dynamic and enriching experience as you walk in the footsteps of 225,000 Midway sailors who served our country and upheld the American ideals of strength, freedom, and peace.

Walk the 4-acre flight deck, and explore the engine room. Imagine living the life of sailors at sea as you spend the day exploring more than 60 exhibits with a collection of 29 restored aircraft.

A visit to USS Midway Museum instills a greater appreciation for courage, freedom, and service to country. Every admission includes a self-guided audio tour of more than 60 exhibits and 29 restored aircrafts, which brings the carrier's history to life.(available in English, Spanish and Japanese). There is a handicapped access elevator from Navy Pier. The hangar, flight, and mess decks, cafe, gift shop, and optional flight simulators are also onboard.

USS Midway Museum General Information

Location: Downtown San Diego at Navy Pier
USS Midway Museum
910 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
Main Phone number: (619)544-9600

Daily, 10:00 am-5:00 pm. Last entry at 4:00 pm.
Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.

USS Midway

Insider Tips

Purchase your tickets online. Online tickets are cheaper than buying your tickets on location
Children 5 years old or younger are admitted FREE
Active-duty military personnel (including Reservists), Law Enforcement & Firefighter with valid ID are admitted FREE (daytime admission only)
Visit here for more exclusive Military discounts
The USS Midway Museum is conveniently located in Downtown San Diego. At 910 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, California, 92101, alongside Navy Pier. 2 blocks from Santa Fe Depot.

Public Transportation
The Santa Fe Depot is just a few blocks away, making the USS Midway Museum easily accessible by train, coaster and trolley. Click here for Downtown San Diego public transportation information.

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