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The USS Nautilus is not to be missed if you are in the Groton area. It is a free museum that... read more

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Wonderful piece of history!

Incredible piece of US history that you can explore! Absolutely loved the self-guided tour. It... read more

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1 Crystal Lake Rd, Groton, CT 06349-2300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The USS Nautilus is not to be missed if you are in the Groton area. It is a free museum that really gives you in depth knowledge of how submarines operate and the submarine service. In the building there are many displays of equipment from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RamonaL34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible piece of US history that you can explore! Absolutely loved the self-guided tour. It was late in the afternoon and we had the place to ourselves, so we went through the sub 3 times. What a great look into a piece of American Military...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DapperWeim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first experience touring a submarine. The audio tour was interesting and just the right abount of information. Very interesting.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Had a great family time with my husband and daughters.wel loved seethe inside of a sub and how it works.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Karen M
Reviewed January 17, 2019

I have visited on multiple occasions as I bring friends that visit quiet often. My kids have loved going to see the Nautilus since they were little and find something new every time we visit. The self guided tour is easy and there is no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sunsnowfamily
Reviewed December 28, 2018

I brought my boyfriend here on a surprise visit. We came to Mystic for entirely different reasons and told him that I had a surprise. He had no idea until we pulled up into the gate and saw signs for the museum. I knew that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NH-Enigma1989
Reviewed December 16, 2018

I have seen numerous WWII era submarines and ships. It is well worth the trip to see a post WWII boat. The staff there were awesome, with great stories and information. Free self-guided tour. Nice museum. You can spend hours there!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CPORT65
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

I have never been on a sub before. This was a great way to spend a few hours. Self guided tour is easy and free. Everyone should see this. Go in off season...we were tho only people there!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank laurawU3464PB
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Admission to this museum is free. The tour is self guided and there are descriptions at several stations through out the boat. The museum building that a para scope that you can look thru.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mark M
Reviewed November 8, 2018

This is a self guided tour with a device to give you history as well as facts as you tour. You can take your time and explore.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mona L
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no, it has steep ladders, bulkheads to climb through and is challenging for me