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As an official Department of the Navy Museum under the Naval History and Heritage Command, the National Museum of the American Sailor’s mission is to collect, preserve, and interpret the history of the United States Navy’s Enlisted Sailor for the...more
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
610 Farragut Ave, Building 42, North Chicago, IL 60088-2915
UNCLE SAMwins again with all the money spent on this small display and still shows all the pride honour heritage and history. Sometimes i like to reminisce and wish i was there and then realize i could have died.
There is a lot packed in a small space here and staff was very patient with my questions; did not seem to mind helping me understand how past events tie in with current military practices. My youngest son and I visited here while we waited...More
Get to see some of what the Navy is made of, how they began and what Great Lakes is all about. Many displays and new designs coming, this museum will explain anything you ever wanted to know about how our Navy began.
Visited while I was waiting after my husband's pass-in-review (graduation) from bootcamp. It was nice to learn more about the history of the base and see displays and pictures of what they do during training. Museum is small, but has a lot packed in for...More