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USS Midway Museum

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Create a lifetime memory by exploring a historic U.S. Navy aircraft carrier!  The USS Midway was the Navy’s longest serving carrier of the 20th century (1945-1992) and the largest ship in the world for a decade!  Now you can walk in the footsteps of 225,000 sailors on a self-guided audio tour narrated by former Midway sailors and officers (available in EN, FR,GR, SP, JP, & Mandarin).  More than 60 locations—from the engine room to the bridge—and 29 restored historic aircraft.  Interactive exhibits and climb-aboard aircraft for all ages.  Don’t miss the flight simulators, gift shop and café.  Elevator access to most exhibits on what once was a city at sea, population 4,500!

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Adult (13-61) $20.00 $15.00 25%
Youth (6-12) $10.00 $7.99 20%
Senior (62+) $17.00 $12.00 29%
Child (5 and under) FREE FREE -
Air Combat 360 (Ticket Add-On) $8.00 $6.00 25%
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Experience life at sea without leaving port by visiting The USS Midway Museum, San Diego’s #1 Tripadvisor attraction.  This historic naval aircraft carrier museum is a once in a lifetime opportunity for visitors of all ages.  Experience what it was like to be part of a “city at sea”, explore galleys, officer’s country, sleeping quarters, and the engine room of the first Navy ship too large for the Panama Canal!  You will be amazed by the 4-acre flight deck and the 360 degree panoramic view of downtown San Diego.  Visitors enjoy over 60 exhibits, 29 restored aircraft, optional flight simulators, videos, climb-aboard aircraft, outdoor café and gift shop.  Admission also includes a self-guided audio tourin 6 languages, featuring USS Midway veterans as narrators.  Naturally, located in Navy Town USA, a visit to the Midway is uniquely San Diego!

Create a once in a lifetime memory exploring the USS Midway, the longest-serving U.S. Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th century!  Imagine living aboard a floating city at sea with 4,500 shipmates, by exploring galleys, officer’s country, sleeping quarters, and the 4 acre flight deck.  Admission includes a self-guided audio tour to 60 locations from the engine room to control tower, narrated by Midway sailors who lived or worked in each, docent presentations, family activities, climb-aboard aircraft, videos, and much more. Don’t miss the flight simulators, gift shop and café.  The USS Midway Museum is located alongside Navy Pier in downtown San Diego.


Air Combat 360 - Ticket Add-ON​

Two people enter the state-of-the-art simulator for a pulse-pounding aerial combat ride where you control all the action.
Air Combat 360 pilots can roll, somersault, spin and loop as they fly missions.
Double occupancy required. No reservations required, flights are on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Restrictions:  Must be at least 42" tall to ride with an adult.  Must be at least 48" tall to ride without an adult.  Maximum height to ride is 77" (6'-5").


Create a lifetime memory exploring the USS Midway, the longest-serving U.S. Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th century!  Imagine living aboard a floating city at sea with 4,500 shipmates!  Admission includes a self-guided audio tour to 60 locations from the engine room to control tower, narrated by Midway sailors who lived or worked in each, docent presentations, family activities, climb-aboard aircraft, videos, and much more.   The USS Midway Museum is located alongside Navy Pier in downtown San Diego.

The USS Midway Museum is San Diego’s newest visitor attraction. This real naval aircraft carrier museum guarantees a once in a lifetime opportunity for almost everyone. Experience what it was like to be part of a “city at sea”, explore galleys, officer’s country, sleeping quarters, and the engineering of a 69,000 ton ship! You will be amazed by the 4-acre flight deck and the 360 degree panoramic view of downtown San Diego. Guests off all ages can enjoy over 60 exhibits, 29 restored aircraft, optional flight simulators, out door café and gift shop. Admission also includes a self-guided audio tour, featuring USS Midway veterans as narrators. Naturally located in Navy Town USA, a visit to the Midway is uniquely San Diego!

America’s living symbol of freedom!



Air Combat 360 - Ticket Add-ON​

Two people enter the state-of-the-art simulator for a pulse-pounding aerial combat ride where you control all the action.
Air Combat 360 pilots can roll, somersault, spin and loop as they fly missions.
Double occupancy required. No reservations required, flights are on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Restrictions:  Must be at least 42" tall to ride with an adult.  Must be at least 48" tall to ride without an adult.  Maximum height to ride is 77" (6'-5").

Flight Avionics - (for purchase at museum - not included)
Flight Avionics Naval Combat Mission is a group motion simulator for up to 12 guests, featuring a daring mission in Operation Desert Storm! Imagine the pressure-filled launch off the flight deck in an F18 Hornet. In seconds you'll be weaving through canyons to avoid enemy radar, racing toward your objective, engaging in air-to-air combat, evading an enemy missile, and then returning to the carrier at sea and landing at 150 mph!  The flight simulation features authentic pilot conversations recorded during Operation Desert Storm. Additional price for Flight Avionics.

Dining
The USS Midway Museum features the one and only Fantail Café. Relax out on the patio and enjoy a casual and friendly atmosphere. From fresh salads, fun snacks, soups, sandwiches, hearty burgers, and a children’s menu, we have the perfect snack or meal for everyone. And for those who want the real “grub”, look out for menu items made from the USS Midway’s original cook book from 1945!  Menu prices range from $10-15.

 


The USS Midway Museum is located at 910 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, California, 92101, alongside Navy Pier.

The Santa Fe Train Depot and MTS trolley station are a short 5 minute walk to the USS Midway. The Museum is easily accessible by train, coaster and trolley!
Parking is available on Navy pier (alongside Midway) for a rate of  $10 for 12 hours. 


Accessibility Always a Priority

The USS Midway Museum is dedicated to a complete experience for all guests:

  • Front-row accessible parking spaces, available on a first-come, first-served basis, on Navy Pier directly in front of the ticket booth. Regular parking fees apply
  • Complimentary, loaner wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Elevator access from Navy Pier onto the ship.
  • Elevator access from the hangar deck down to the second deck.
  • Elevator access up to the flight deck
  • Wheelchair-accessible family restroom on the hangar deck.
  • Approximately 60 percent of the museum’s exhibits are wheelchair accessible.
  • Narrated video tour of all museum exhibits is shown continuously in the hangar deck.
  • American Sign Language tour for our hearing impaired guests. The devices have a 3.5" touchscreen where the ASL interpreter can be seen signing the information. It is also closed-captioned.
  • Written audio tour script is available for our hearing impaired visitors. 

Audio Descriptive Tour: Now available for our guests who are blind or have low vision is an audio descriptive tour of the highlights of the ship.  Guests with sighted companions can request the tour devices when they arrive to visit.  Guests visiting without sighted companions can request a Docent guide to assist with the audio descriptive tour.  Please call our Visitor Information Center at 619-398-8264 forty eight (48) hours in advance to request this service.  The audio descriptive tour is included with the Museum admission price.

Service Animals: We welcome guests with disabilities that choose to bring their trained service animal onto the Midway.

  • Pets and animals “in training” will not be allowed entry.
  • Service animals must remain on a leash or a harness, be under control of its handler at all times, and be house broken. Leash cannot exceed 6 feet in length.
  • If, at any time your service animal’s behavior is out of control, you will be asked to remove your service animal from the premises.
  • The use of service animals may be restricted or limited in certain areas due to the difficulty in navigating original ship’s ladders. Please contact a Guest Services or Safety representative for further information on these limited areas. The majority of our spaces are accessible to service animals.

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