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USS Midway Museum

910 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101-5811
+1 619-544-9600
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The USS Midway Museum is San Diego’s newest visitor attraction, this real naval aircraft carrier offers a once in a lifetime opportunity for everyone. Guests of all ages can enjoy a self-guided audio tour featuring 60 exhibits highlighting this “city at sea” and 25 restored aircrafts. Explore galleys, officer’s country and sleeping quarters of a 69,000 ton ship, naturally located in Navy Town USA, a visit to the Midway is uniquely San Diego!
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
910 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101-5811
+1 619-544-9600
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everyone had a great time. The volunteers are full of information. Get there early and go straight to the island tour it gets busy fast. The midway movie is awesome. The aircraft on-board is amazing and great for history buffs. Worth the time and a...More

Thank Tracey W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here on a Saturday in late June. Perfect weather, nice day once clouds burned off. Bought tix on TripAdvisor to skip the line, but the line wasn't bad. Lots of people milling around the different exhibits. If you get claustrophobic you may feel hemmed...More

Thank Thundergirl990
Reviewed yesterday

Took my 2yo daughter here and she loved it! Heaps to see and do, lots of plane displays. The rides are also awesome!

Thank BR4DY_nz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Midway tour is self guided with a listening device. You get a complete tour of an aircraft carrier and it is huge. Lots of stairs, stepping over door sills, and tight quarters, but we saw plenty of older people doing just fine. Very interesting.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed yesterday

This was an outstanding addition to our trip. We had a half day our last day in San Diego and I wish we'd had just a little bit more time. We arrived right before the 10 am opening. There was a line. You can pay...More

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed yesterday

We spent 5.5 hours touring the museum. Really enjoyed the way we could learn from the individuals who lived the life with the self-guided audio tour. Also was impressed with all the volunteers who made the experience so personal!

Thank Vlkml1995
Reviewed yesterday

Touring the USS Midway is an amazing experience. The tour is very informative without being boring. You can go as in depth as your interest level takes you. Just seeing the scale of the carrier when you first get on board makes the trip worth...More

Thank kindeltfamily
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are a military aircraft, history or navy buff. This is the place to be. extremely well curated and with a well crafted self guided audio tour as well. Worth the visit!

Thank Nigel_Kaw
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you love Naval history or history in general. This is the place to go. It a well maintained carrier. Could spend all day on the ship if I had time. Lots of interesting exhibits with. Definitely go early to beat crowds and get in...More

Thank Flip N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great staff, very knowledgeable group (many veterans) excellent layout and plenty to see and learn about.

Thank 23shents
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Guy K
Di we need to print the tickets we bought in advance or, e-ticket that appears in my phone is good enough?
18 June 2017|
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Response from 6PetraH7 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we bought them infront of the park, so we had them only in the phone and it was enough.
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Is there a discount for the tour of the Midway if you are a veteran?
8 June 2017|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was. Unfortunately, I don't recall the exact amount. Great tour!!!