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USS Silversides Submarine Museum

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1346 Bluff St, Muskegon, MI 49441-1089
+1 231-755-1230
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Neat tour; highly recommend

They have a smaller museum that was nice. However, it was really neat getting to walk through the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rob N
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
family in town

Son and grandchildren visiting from out of town. They loved it,. Wanted to go thru the submarine... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vicki M
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Muskegon, Michigan
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1346 Bluff St, Muskegon, MI 49441-1089
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+1 231-755-1230
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a smaller museum that was nice. However, it was really neat getting to walk through the USS Silversides and the USCG clipper. For the submarine we had an ex-mariner that gave a group a tour. The tour was really informative and it was...More

Thank Rob N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Son and grandchildren visiting from out of town. They loved it,. Wanted to go thru the submarine several times. Very informative and interesting facts. Well worth the visit

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an unplanned trip that we just decided last minute. I have worked on submarines in my navy career but this was a tight walk! Love the sights and smells of the ship. The museum is pretty extensive - we didn't have enough time...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife happened to find this as she was looking for things to do. If you are an ASTC member, you get into the museum for free and get discounted rates for touring the boats. Our family thoroughly enjoyed this. Very interesting piece of history...More

Thank Barry N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting family Chesterton, IN we all decided the long drive (2.5 hours one way) would probably be worth the effort to experience a unigue piece of US history. We were not disappointed; however I would allow at least 2-3 hours to fully enjoy the experience....More

Thank maiagaia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The submarine tour sums up an entire textbook of what you could learn in a desk. With learning the life of the crew to how WWII changed things on the world.

1  Thank Casey H
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

An impromptu stop, we were very pleased visiting the USS Silversides. The kids enjoyed the outdoor displays. We did not opt for the full tour for fear that might not keep kids' attention due to their younger age, but definitely want to return to give...More

1  Thank Michelle F
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, educational experience. The museum was exceptional. Would highly recommend for individuals and school groups alike.

1  Thank Barbara C
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Stop here if you're in the area. It's an excellent museum and presented beautifully. You can take the complete tour of the building and the ship, or just the building which was only $6. We toured only the building as I didn't want to climb...More

1  Thank barbaragwen270
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a very impressive museum with lots and lots of history. There is quite a bit of reading, but not necessary to enjoy the exhibits. We loved the self-guided tour of the submarine and the coast guard boat where you can spend as much...More

2  Thank palisades76
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yszot30
June 19, 2016|
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Response from Steve-Julie-Michigan | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. You should go to their web site for info.
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jig313
May 19, 2016|
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Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Vallejo, California, the first shipyard on the West Coast. Type in Mare Island or visit Vallejo on your browser and learn the vast history.
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