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SS American Victory Mariners' Memorial and Museum Ship

705 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-5600
+1 813-228-8766
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We took our 8 year old history/military expert and he loved every minute. The fact that you can... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amber Y
via mobile
A Historic Gem, But Very HOT

I would not venture into the hull of this ship in the midday's of summer, it is an oven. There are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Devin G
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705 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-5600
+1 813-228-8766
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took our 8 year old history/military expert and he loved every minute. The fact that you can roam and explore the ship as long as you want, is amazing. There's so much to see! Make sure you take some cold water and a little...More

Thank Amber Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would not venture into the hull of this ship in the midday's of summer, it is an oven. There are various exhibits and nooks and crannies that deserve attention inside but you just melt, you end up excited to find an exit on deck...More

1  Thank Devin G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great way to learn and see and get the feel of what history and events in history must have been like.

Thank Davedwi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been on many WW2 era ships, but never a liberty ship. this is a self guided tour. Signage is lacking but the ship is easy to navigate and for the most part, very open to exploring. if you have some knowledge of ships,...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 18 June 2017

If you enjoy history then you will enjoy the tour of the ship and seeing the artifacts neat to see for the money.

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Fun artifacts, great older gentlemen who's worked on the ship forever gave us lots of insight, tips n origins of many common phrases that came from sailing like "4 square meals " n 3 sheets to the wind" Great photo ops , kids 7yo got...More

1  Thank armaurerbaby
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Nice museam, but could be better. First signage is not visible and made it very hard to find the entrance. Put signs up. We had two groups ask my group where they could find the entrance. Second, I realize most workers there were volunteers, but...More

1  Thank jenjen40
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We had originally seen the ship from the deck of a cruise ship a couple of years ago and finally returned. Although it is in the process of being restored, there is quite a bit going for it. These ships were built to replace the...More

1  Thank Lecano_FlStan43
Reviewed 18 May 2017

It is really amazing to think about living on a ship like this, sailing across the ice cold Atlantic and waiting for a torpedo. See a bit of why The Greatest Generation earned the title. I didn't expect to feel this way upon visiting the...More

1  Thank Hovinge
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

On a whim, my daughter and I decided to go to tour the Victory at the Port of Tampa today. We did a self-guided tour and made our way around all parts of the ship and we're very impressed with the condition of the Merchant...More

Thank SBC75
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6 June 2017|
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Response from Keona W | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not a rainy day activity
Rickie N
30 September 2015|
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Response from ebriones68 | Reviewed this property |
Sounds hard. Too many stairs to get to the interesting parts of the Ship.
Beverly H
23 June 2015|
Response from Rebecca S | Reviewed this property |
We paid Senior citizen's price of 8.00. per person in February 2017