We loved the two submarines. It was fascinating to compare and contrast USA and USSA subs from about the same era and get a good feel for how it must have been to serve in them. We loved the decommissioned San Francisco ferry that houses the shop; it was a marvellous old ship. And (almost) finally, the two sailing ships, one old and one relatively new. The staff on board both were well informed and happy to share their knowledge.
But the highlight for us must have been the trip on the old pilot boat. For only $5 more, we got a 40 minute trip around the bay with commentary. It must be the cheapest way to see the Bay and we loved it. I'm not sure if we would even have realised it was available if we hadnt stopped off at the tourist information office adjacent to the museum where one of the advisors told us about the pilot boat. They also sell discounted tickets for a number of attractions and we bought our Disney tickets there for our trip later on at a $5 discount. Not much but the best deal we saw anywhere.
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