Local Ships

For the tallship Pilgrim, see Ocean Institute under Aquariums and Marine-Science Destinations in this section.
 
 
S.S. Lane Victory         (310) 519-9545
Self-tours offered on the museum ship, that once was a cargo ship used in World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam War. Daily, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Admission: $3-7. Berth 49, San Pedro. www.lanevictory.org
 
 
USS Iowa            (877) 446-9261
Interactive tour offers an expereince of living and serving on the ship. Kid’s scavenger hunt and youth overnight program are also offered. Adults, $19.95; kids (6-11), $11.95. 250 S. Harbor Blvd., San Pedro. www.pacificbattleship.com
 
 
USS Midway Museum         (619) 544-9600
Audio tours, exhibits, flight simulators aboard historic Navy aircraft carrier that served from 1945-1992. Admission: $10-23. 910 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego. www.midway.org