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USS Yorktown and Patriots Point Museum

Get up close and personal with fighter jets, helicopters, and transport planes aboard the USS Yorktown.
Get up close and personal with fighter jets, helicopters, and transport planes aboard the USS Yorktown. © Audra L. Gibson

Glimpse Back Into Naval History

Guests will take a step into military history when they enter the Patriots Point Museum, home of the USS Yorktown aircraft carrier, the USS Laffey Battleship, the Vietnam Experience Exhibit, the Cold War Memorial, and the Medal of Honor Museum. Tours depart in the morning and guests will have approximately 4 hours to explore the exhibits of these amazing examples of maritime and WWII history.


Apollo 8 Capsule replica aboard the USS Yorktown. © Audra L. Gibson. All Rights Reserved.
An interactive replica of the Apollo-8 capsule is one of the many educational exhibits aboard the USS Yorktown.


Check Availability and Book Your Patriots Point Ticket

This ticket grants guests access to all the Patriot's Point exhibits above including access to the flight deck of the USS Yorktown. Transportation from any location downtown to the museum and back is included. Guests may purchase lunch on-board but the cost is not included in the fees below.

Purchase Ticket and Transportation to the USS Yorktown and Patriots Point Museum


*It is highly recommended that guests wear comfortable walking shoes as many exhibits involve going up or down narrow staircases aboard the ships.

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