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U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Interesting and Historic!

The self guided tour of this historical vessel is just right. Enough information is given to enjoy... read more

Reviewed yesterday
zannadog
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Detroit, Michigan
Interesting and informative

This tour was amazing. It's self-guided, so you are able to take as much time as you want. I'd... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bee114
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Ruther Glen, Virginia
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327 Foot museum ship from WWII and Viet Nam. It is a National Historic Landmark. INGHAM served our country from 1936 to 1988 and in 1985 was the most decorated ship in United States Service as noted in a letter from President Ronald Reagan in the...more
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West End of Southard St. Truman Annex Waterfront Park, For GPS 51 East Quay Rd., Key West, FL 33040
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All reviews self guided tour u boat floating museum during wwii engine room amazing ship active duty piece of history own pace amazing history eco discovery center great tour happy hour watch the sunset well worth the visit take your time entrance fee
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Reviewed yesterday

The self guided tour of this historical vessel is just right. Enough information is given to enjoy the ship at your own pace and imagine yourself in battle in WWII. Fun and interesting!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank zannadog
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This tour was amazing. It's self-guided, so you are able to take as much time as you want. I'd allow for an hour, minimum. When this ship was decommissioned, everything was left on board. That means you get to tour this cutter exactly as it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bee114
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a self-guided, go at your own pace tour & yet the volunteers on staff are full of interesting tidbits of information as well. Everything has been left just as it was when the ship was decommissioned so it is a great history lesson....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lb99991
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived about 1/2 hour prior to close and toured the ship by ourselves quickly. It was fascinating and well preserved. We stayed to enjoy the sunset and a few adult beverages. It was a perfect spot, away from the crowds. The staff was so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Flasd
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are interested in the Coast Guard or Navy, this is a very interesting tour of the last Coast Guard boat to sink a German U2 sub in the war. You get to tour the entire boat and see how life was back in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bob L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dock and the park where this Cutter is located is quite beautiful! Make sure you take time for this exhibit especially for curious kids. Don't Miss This!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MichiganMillionaire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

...from WWII through through the 1980s as experienced by this beautifully preserved Coast Guard Cutter that served for 52 years. It is a self-guided tour, but the volunteers on board are friendly & informative. Functional parts of the ship are still functional & look just...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jimpG651IF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievable condition and dedicated tour guides. The ship is preserved as it was the day it was decommissioned. A floating time capsule!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We kind of stumbled onto this place while riding bikes. We’ve always seen it parked there but never knew it was a museum. This ship is unbelievable inside. Everything is still in place from the day they retired it. It is very informative and very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank larryb295
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is another KW must see site. The ship was not stripped down when decommissioned which means everything is still on board and in tact. The guys are very knowledgeable and are really into the details. I don't want to give away the things that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Within a 10 minute walking distance
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Response from places2c25 | Reviewed this property |
This comes 2 months late but others have stated, there is no food or cafe on board.
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