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USS Turner Joy Museum Ship

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Super fun!

Really interesting and fun being lucky enough to walk thru the Turner Joy when barely anyone was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
grammyshere
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Sweetwater County, Wyoming
Interesting!

We had very good access to most of the ship which was very interesting to see. I am amazed and... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2019
Ady61
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Northern California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really interesting and fun being lucky enough to walk thru the Turner Joy when barely anyone was visiting so could really enjoy exploring it. Yes, the stairs were challenging for this sr w bad knees but I managed carefully. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

We had very good access to most of the ship which was very interesting to see. I am amazed and impressed with the sailors who served their country in such tight quarters!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Ady61
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Took a seven year old who enjoyed the inside and outside of the ship. Many spaces are accessible within the ship which made it into an exploration adventure. History displays make it very enjoyable for adults as well.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tchout02
Reviewed March 19, 2019

My brother and I visited the ship and were pleasantly surprised by how much we enjoyed it. At first, I did not think it would be all that interesting. However, being shown about and educated on the nuances and history of the ship, I came...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lbleich
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

We visited in January and we the only people on the ship for the first half of our tour. It was a little cold, but it was not crowded. We enjoyed our visit, I would go back and take family to visit. They are continuing...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

While it was somewhat interesting, one couldn't help but think back to just how America lost their only war in history. This is a self guided tour and it is up to you to make the most out of it. Here is my problem. This...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

This is an amazing ship to walk through and see. The smell of the engine room, the stairs and the different levels. You can feel the history and it gives you an idea of what it was like to be on this ship. Worth checking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jndfarm
Reviewed October 23, 2018

A Vietnam war era Naval Destroyer ship that has been converted into a museum. The tour is self guided. An admission ticket costs $16 for adults. If you have been stationed on a ship or have visited other Naval ships, this attraction by itself wouldn't...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Went to tour the ship on a Saturday afternoon after driving about 45 minutes to get there. $16 to walk around an unheated cold ship. Interesting ship history but seems like for that much money per person it could be a better experience. Used a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wilma58
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Yes the kids loved scoping out the stairs, passage ways, and windy places. The especially liked climbing into the gun mount and sitting on the bridge. We’ve been on the USS Midway so this is not as well done as that. BUT this isn’t a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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stormyknight
August 14, 2017|
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Response from Herman M | Reviewed this property |
Some are depending upon the location in the ship. If they are not doing maintenance, most of the engineering spaces will probably be open.
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Sarah N
May 16, 2016|
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Response from gpcLaw | Reviewed this property |
It is my understanding that summer hours are in effect. That would mean they are open on Sundays.
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