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“Wonderful” 5 of 5 stars
Review of USS LEXINGTON

USS LEXINGTON
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Visitors can tour the most highly decorated Essex Class aircraft carrier of World War II.The 16-story "Blue Ghost" displays military artifacts and more than a dozen aircraft.5 Tour Routes,3D MEGA Theater,Ship's Store,Mess Deck and Flight Simulator. National Historic Landmark located on North Beach.Elevator from the Hangar Deck to the Flight Deck is now available.Welcome Aboard!
New Orleans, Louisiana
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Wonderful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

You might be like me, a typical girl, and not care about war ships. I was very surprised that I enjoyed this. It was very interesting. We only stayed for an hour and probably only saw a quarter of what it has to offer. I will definitely return if I am ever in the area.

Visited June 2013
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Be prepared to walk and read”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

This is was a good photo place and location to say you've been. Be ready to walk, walk, and walk. They have audio self guided tours which is nice. Lots of stairs to climb and ladders to get to the guns. Lots of history on this ship. Many signs to read, read, and read. Nice gift shop that makes dog tags and a cafe on the inside. For the price, its worth it.

Visited June 2013
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“Way to expensive”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

Way to expensive I will not ever ever go back it was hot and did I mention expensive. It was neat I guess the 3d movie was cool but I will not pay to go back.

Visited June 2013
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Houston, Texas
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“History and a 3-D Movie”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

lots and lots of history here. If you can only visit one deck -check out the really cool air planes and jets on the top deck' there are two 3-D films one is included in the price of admission -take your pick

Visited July 2012
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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Well Worth The Time And money”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

You Could Easily Spend At Least 3 Hours Here To Look At Everything. There Are 5 Different Self Guided Tours. I Have Spent As Much Or More Other Places To TourA Submarine, And This Is Just One Part of The Tour. Very Interesting. Totally Worth Spending An Afternoon Here.

Visited June 2013
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