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USS LST Ship Memorial

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great Historical Tour

Before I begin, i'd like to thank all of the veterans and volunteers who had made the restoration... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Derrick A
Altona, Illinois
History Made Possible by Veterans

We visited while the 325 was on tour in Bettendorf, IA. Great experience - well organized and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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The USS LST Ship Memorial maintains and operates the USS LST 325, the last fully operational WWII Landing Ship, Tank in the United States, and is dedicated to these very important ships and the men who served on them. The USS LST 325 was one of the...more
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840 Lst Dr, Evansville, IN 47713-3108
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Before I begin, i'd like to thank all of the veterans and volunteers who had made the restoration of this ship possible. Even though this floating/operable museam is headquartered in Evansville, IN, I want to thank you all for taking it out on cruises so...More

Thank Derrick A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoy a tour on a boat built for WW2 just down the river in Evansville. Well restored, very thorough tour, enjoyed by all ages.

Thank teamsnardy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited while the 325 was on tour in Bettendorf, IA. Great experience - well organized and staffed by knowledgeable volunteers. After following the voyage from Greece so many years ago, was very impressed by how well this ship has been restored. So much attention...More

Thank LynnLLS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 97 year old WWII veteran grandfather to tour the ship while it was on tour in Bettendorf, IA. He was not only thrilled to tour the ship, but grateful of the “thank yous”, appreciations, and dedication shown among the crew. For me,...More

Thank MFrench369
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I recently toured this magnificent ship while it was docked in Dubuque, Iowa; and it was well worth the 45 minute wait in the rain. Visitors are allowed to tour the whole vessel, and learn about the ship, World War II, and...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A dedicated group of WWII vets made this retired ship seaworthy in order to sail her across the Atlantic to serve as a museum here in Evansville, IN. She has been restored to tell the story of these craft in battle, to teach about the...More

Thank Marlene H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We had a very knowledgeable guide who made our tour very interesting. Very well preserved ship. Great to learn a part of Evansville, IN contribution to the war effort.

Thank cyndy55
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

What a sight to see. Our tour guide was Chris Donahue (I apologize if I spelt his name wrong) phenomenal!! He knew his stuff and made sure everyone could hear him and enjoyed the trip. I really enjoyed that he made sure we knew the...More

Thank Shelbs21
Reviewed August 4, 2018

The guide shared details learned from actually helping crew the ship, plus gave an excellent history of the importance of these ships during both WWII and later. This tour was well worth it...would enjoy touring it again if passing back through the area.

Thank Venita C
Reviewed August 4, 2018

While visiting great friends in Evansville...and learning & appreciating the wonderful town & culture of this part of Indiana, we visited the USS LST 325 Memorial. The tour guide/interpreter did a nice job (via rote presentation) showing us all over the ship and explaining history...More

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Lisa J
July 20, 2018|
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Response from Gary A | Reviewed this property |
Adults-$10.00, Children-$5.00. Well worth the price. ALSO you can Donate to the Memorial!!
Lauren K
July 7, 2015|
Response from KennethGrant | Property representative |
Hello Lauren, I am Kenneth Grant, and I work as the Museum Operations Manager with the Ship. We do have some Logs and photos for various LST's. That have been donated to the Memorial. We do have a few photos of the LST-715... More
Patricia C
July 4, 2015|
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Response from Gary S | Reviewed this property |
Although Monday would be a good bet that it will be open, so sorry for later answer. Gary