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San Diego, California619-582-3088
USS Midway Museum
Distance from hotel: 11.79 miles
Category: Family / Kids

Relive History at USS Midway Museum

Experience the life of a naval officer and honor these legends at the USS Midway Museum. It is the world's largest naval aviation museum - built out of an aircraft carrier from the Cold War! Spread over 60 different locations, the museum covers the essentials of a warship's inner workings, like engine rooms, officer's quarters, primary flight control, and more. Enjoy guided audio tours from Cold War veterans, experience a flight simulator, and the museum's very own holographic projection theatre. Visit USS Midway Museum website for best ticket prices and requirements.

Museum Hours - Monday-Sunday, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Parking - The USS Midway does not have a dedicated parking lot. There is a parking area located on Navy Pier adjacent to the USS Midway Museum. Parking rates are generally between $10 - $20, but are subject to change. Parking rates generally increase for special events and holidays
Please call us at (800) 643-3025 or email us if you have any questions.



  • Snooze Crewz: Family Overnight Adventure
  • Pearl Harbor Ceremony
  • Parade of Lights Viewing Party
  • Firework Advisory


  • Holographic Theatre
  • Flight Simulators
  • Private Events
  • Group Admissions
  • Guided Island Tour
  • Junior Pilot Program
  • Catapult & Trap Talks


  • What type of exhibits are displayed?

    USS Midway Museum is the world’s largest naval aviation museum with over 60 primary exhibits. Covering over 10 acres of the USS Midway and the Navy Pier, the museum houses over 30 restored fighter jet models (latest addition to the fleet: TBD Devastator).
  • What are the options for student group?

    USS Midway Museum has exclusive offers for youth groups, scouts, after-school programs, school/college groups and a lot of other youth initiatives. Just one restriction: at least one chaperone (teacher/leader/elder) should be accompanying each group of ten. Also, you have to book your slot at least one week in advance.



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