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I could see the ship from hotel room and had to get an upclose look it is a good museum with a nice... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ejsalas
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What a great visit, very informative for all ages

There is nothing like walking the deck of an 800' aircraft carrier to make you feel proud yet very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mavarick2018
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Open from 9am to 5pm. Visitors can tour the most highly decorated Essex Class aircraft carrier of World War II.The 16-story "Blue Ghost" displays military artifacts and more than a dozen aircraft. 5 Tour Routes,3D MEGA Theater,Ship's Store,Mess Deck...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I could see the ship from hotel room and had to get an upclose look it is a good museum with a nice gift shop picked a lot of Corpus suvenoirs

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Reviewed 6 days ago

There is nothing like walking the deck of an 800' aircraft carrier to make you feel proud yet very humble. This is a great place to visit for all ages, I would recommend gym shoes to help with the stairs which can be kind of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the self tour of the ship. Be prepared for climbing and descending some pretty steep stairs throughout the ship. The tour is clearly marked and was very informative.

Thank Tracy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Humbling respect is all I can say, just speechless, I'm proud to be an American, be sure to visit when touring corpus Christi

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this attraction I would recommend it to friends and family A lot of interesting history we was on it for over 4 hours

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun to see a bit of history. We weren't sure what the 'tour' included. Walked all the way up to the entry, but we didn't stay. Maybe next time when it isn't so hot.

Thank ParzivalRules
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grandparents were in town and we took the afternoon to go explore the USS Lexington! It is a bit expensive to get in but it is well worth it! Being on the ship is truly amazing! My kids were in awe when we got on...More

Thank nicholsoncrew6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting the Lexington, I highly recommend you watch the video on YouTube entitled The Fighting Lady. This documentary was made in 1944...Our entire family was enthralled by our visit aboard ship & then watching the documentary really brought the stories of the men who...More

Thank Sonjia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Corpus Christi for a weekend getaway. Decided to take in all the sites we could. The USS Lexington was first on the list. We had wanted to come in past years but accessibility is limited, so we couldn’t bring our daughter. We were able...More

Thank mytripsAJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw the ship in Corpus Christ on a weekday when the kids were in school. The veterans were honored very well. The branches of the military are recognized in a way that honors each of them. It was sad as lives were lost, but...More

Thank Nancy B
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Adults $16.95, Seniors $14.95, Children (4-12) $11.95
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