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St. Marys Submarine Museum

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Address: 102 W Saint Marys St, St. Marys, GA 31558-4945
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+1 912-882-2782
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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A vast collection of all things submarine. Great for any military buff, submarine buff or those with marine appreciation.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Cindy H
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Charlotte, NC
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Charlotte, NC
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215 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A vast collection of all things submarine. Great for any military buff, submarine buff or those with marine appreciation.

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Thank Cindy H
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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78 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a really great place if you like submarines. But warning: You can spend a lot of time here. There's much to see and much more to read. Kids will enjoy it but they won't want to spend the time to read about submarine history. Everyone will enjoy looking through the periscope and seeing the entire waterfront. Wonderful experience.

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Thank Bob S
St. Marys, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Wall to wall memorabilia and displays but nothing beats the working periscope! Survey the waterfront and town!

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Thank higginsfred
St. Marys, Georgia
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great for those that interested in subs and the sub service. Great location in the center of St. Marys at the waterfront. Good starting point for visiting our area. Very well maintained.

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Thank jstein1
Graniteville, South Carolina
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Very nice collection of submarine memorabilia - We learned a lot and enjoyed ourselves. There were several submarine vets there and this made it even better for us. There were boxes of tissues scattered through out the museum and we saw some of them being used. It was touching and memorable.

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Thank Susan M
North Carolina
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We were very excited to visit this museum as part of our trip to St. Mary’s, but it was a colossal disappointment. I’m not sure how they even get away with calling themselves a museum. It’s more like a hodgepodge collection of a little bit of World War II memorabilia and a few other things thrown in. If you have... More 

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Thank DLZ82
Berwyn, Pennsylvania
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88 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

You can get through this museum in under an hour. The best part is the video on the second floor. For some reason, we thought we would be more informed about submarines after leaving here. It's a collection of memorabilia!

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Thank Babette023
South Fallsburg, New York
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186 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This is a small meuseum chock full of submarine memorabilia. The price to get in was reasonable. They have a very interesting video about nuclear subs. Give yourself about 2 hrs.

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Thank Lou S
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is a very nice museum with a large number of artifacts and information on submarines. It's not large but has much for its size. They also have a video to watch that was very interesting. It's not expensive, and offers a military discount. Our total was $9. I think it's $5 per adult otherwise.

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Thank Connie I
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38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Wold be much better if the museum was in an area where they also had an also had an old sub you could board and see up close and personal the way they to at Battleship Cove in Massachuesetts

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