This seemed too light for adults, especially military buffs, yet also not geared toward kids. It’s current state of rehabilitation is an awkward mix.
About Battleship USS Iowa BB-61
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Had a great afternoon exploring the USS Iowa on the self guided tour. There is an abundance of information to read, military vets to talk to and explain information to you which also provides a great atmosphere. You get to walk thru alomost the whole...More
Touring the ship we suddenly reaiized we had be here before. That is because it is in the same class as the Uss Missouri at Pearl Harbour.Still we enjoyed the ship and you should visit the ship to , well worth it.
The history on-board this WWII battleship is incredible, with military vet docents bringing the ship to life. The number of Presidents who have been on the ship and the number of critical battles reflect the importance of this ship in US history. Fascinating and moving!
This battleship has a lot of history and is well worth a visit for defence history buffs. Be aware however, it is not suitable for people with walking difficulties and definitely not wheelchair accessible. The volunteers are very knowledgeable and helpful. Some areas are accessible...More
It's easy to get to and the parking is cheap. It's an important part of our history that should not be missed! Interestingly, right next door is a cruise terminal. Compare the cruise ships to this largest-ever battleship and it looks puny!
This piece of history let's you experience history as the sailors did back in the day. You visit the galley and the officers quarters as well as the crews quarters. You learn all about the battles and loss of crew members. You visit many of...More