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Address: 12370 Highway 101 North, Smith River, CA 95567
Phone Number: 707-487-3141

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Dilapidated and unsafe.... I should have known better, but we were bored... save your 7 bucks you can buy some drinks at the liquor store across the street much cheaper than in... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Medford, Oregon
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Medford, Oregon
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Dilapidated and unsafe.... I should have known better, but we were bored... save your 7 bucks you can buy some drinks at the liquor store across the street much cheaper than in Oregon...

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fullerton
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42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The Ship Ashore Museum is closed, it appears permanently. Fond memories as a kid from this attraction and it had a great history, looks cool sitting up on land.

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Fortuna, California, United States
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61 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The hotel is in horrible condition now. We used to stay there, but the carpets were so dirty and the general lack of repairs has stopped our visits. It is a crying shame as the location is wonderful.

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Sacramento, California
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98 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

This attraction is permanently closed. Their website has not been updated since 2011, and I have driven by numerous times since August 2012 and it remains locked with zero activity. The history of this former millionaire's yacht that later became a military ship is fascinating, and I hope that the ship can be maintained -- at least to act as... More 

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Crescent City, California, USA
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56 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

The Ship Ashore property has been disintegrating for years. The museum shows the signs of neglect, and is considered by many nearby residents as an eyesore. Bad management.

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Fortuna, California
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Love the location at the mouth of the Smith River and the Pacific. Hotel is old, but adequate. Restaurant is good, food has been excellent. Visit at least every 6 months and sometimes more.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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105 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Good to stop and see once in your life time. It has some interesting facts in the little museum area. A lot of the gift items look to have been around a long time. Not something I would drive 40 or 50 miles to see. Take the kids and tell them how it was. Kids under 5 will be really... More 

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Redding, California
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29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

WE arrived on a Tuesday and it appeared the gift shop and museum had been closed a while.. We did ride down and tour the coastal area behind it. We enjoyed walking around the old ship in any case. The website and history of "the Ship" is quite interesting. The website says: "The gift shop and museum is temporarily closed".?

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Gold Hill, Oregon, United States
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83 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

Pretty cheesy, nothing special. It's your typical tourist trap. Fun for kids, but adults will not find it very interesting.

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Grants Pass
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30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

It is not too much but cute! Just don't expect too much and all will be fine

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Address: 12370 Highway 101 North, Smith River, CA 95567
Phone Number: 707-487-3141
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Smith River

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