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USS LST Ship Memorial

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Had a blast incredible to see cant wait to go back again Must visit to appreciate. Going back again... read more

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elwin h w
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LST 325 Tour

The LST 325 is an amazing place to visit. Full of history and nice people, many of whom are... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
troyadler
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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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All reviews piece of history during wwii our tour guide living history great tour well worth the effort war effort my dad greatest generation hour tour top deck interesting history gift shop united states great place to visit navy volunteers
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a blast incredible to see cant wait to go back again Must visit to appreciate. Going back again this year

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank elwin h w
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

The LST 325 is an amazing place to visit. Full of history and nice people, many of whom are veterans, who guide you through the ship and tell you stories that make you feel like you are transported back in time. Wonderful experience!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank troyadler
Reviewed January 16, 2019

The LST is a great venue to learn about the greatest generation. You are standing on the last surviving LST- Landing Ship Tank! These vessels crossed the channel from England and delivered our soldiers to Normandy on D Day. They were also used to transport...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank susanhansen129
Reviewed January 7, 2019

My Father served in the US NAVY aboard an LST My wife and plus some took the tour quit impressive how much equipment and personnel they could carry. Remember that this is a plywood boat that was very decisive in winning WWII. they also were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael S S
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

They had guides that were in their eighties and nineties that to run up-and-down the ladders on the ship like they were in their 20's. Great history lessons and stories from the volunteer guides!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SandyF47715
Reviewed December 12, 2018

This was a very interesting tour of the last operational LST. I really enjoy touring WWII navel vessels. I didn't realize that Evansville had a ship building yard during WWII and actually built LSTs. My brother and I had a private tour of the ship....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Butch E
Reviewed November 25, 2018

I only went to the LST Memorial as the weather was awful, but I'm so glad I made the trip. My friend and I were the only ones on the tour, and we were taken around by a guide who went through the missions the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank handicappedtravel
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Evansvill boat yard produced these ships and other military items during wwII. This LST was made in Philadelphia. We visited on its "birthday" Oct 27. Our guide was a young former Marine who had been with the museum for only 6 months, but was knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathy L
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Please don`t miss touring this great American warship. Evansville is very lucky to have this great attraction.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank virgil j
Reviewed September 25, 2018

I served on a LST when I was in the Navy years ago. It was a great trip back in time. What surprised me is the small areas we lived in. The guide was very knowledgeable, because at the end of the tour there were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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OnAir688961
November 9, 2018|
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Response from AndrewS9565 | Property representative |
The Veterans Day breakfast begins at 7:00am central time on Sunday, November 11th and ends at 10:00am.
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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!!
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Lauren K
July 7, 2015|
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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
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