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$15 -- USS Hornet Museum: Day Aboard for 2, Reg. $32

Sold out - This deal was published September 17, 2013 and sold out October 17, 2013.
By Travelzoo Staff
Visit this historic World War II aircraft carrier for the day or get the ultimate experience and spend the night aboard the ship in the original crew bunks.

Why we love it

  • Exhibits span the decades during which USS Hornet was an active carrier
  • It's listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • USS Hornet was the recovery ship for the Apollo 11 astronauts
  • Yelp and TripAdvisor users give the museum a 4.5-star rating


Sept. 17, 2013 - March 5, 2014; select dates for overnight stay option through Dec. 27, 2013


USS Hornet Museum
707 W. Hornet Ave., Pier 3
Alameda, CA 94501
(See Map)
Tel: 510-521-8448

What's included

  • Stop by the museum for the day and get general admission for two people for $15 (reg. $16 each)
  • Or, get the Live Aboard experience for 1 ($59) or two ($99) and stay overnight in the original crew bunks (reg. $100 each)
  • Live Aboard includes dinner and breakfast in the mess hall, a personalized tour, ride in the flight simulator, commemorative pin and certificate and a coupon for a future visit
  • Note: Bring a sleeping bag, pillow, flashlight and toothbrush for your overnight stay.

The fine print

Vouchers for general admission can be redeemed starting Tuesday, Sept. 17 through March 5, 2014. Vouchers for the Live Aboard experience are only valid on certain weekends once a month; dates include Sept. 21, Oct. 4, Nov. 22 and Dec. 27. Reservations are not required for general admission. Reservations are required and must be made at least 1 week in advance for overnight stays; subject to availability. Valid during merchant's normal operating hours for general admission. Not valid on federal holidays or special events; please check the Upcoming Events Calendar before your visit. A 48-hour cancellation policy applies for the Live Aboard experience. Must be at least 5 years of age or older to participate in the Live Aboard program; all ages welcome for general admission.

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$15   $32
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98% Enjoyed USS Hornet Museum
(279 ratings)
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The guided tour. The tour guide was awesome!

Mar 09, 2014 Shannon California, United States

The history of this great ship! The Docents are very engaging and obviously love the ship and it's history.

Mar 07, 2014 Michelle California, United States

the tour of the island was very informative and intersting. the self guided tour was fanstastic as well

Mar 01, 2014 Lynn CA, United States

Watching our 5 year old great-nephew around the airplanes. He can name everyone of them as airplanes are his love.

Feb 28, 2014 Patricia California, United States

The docent tours were extremely insightful.

Feb 28, 2014 Gilbert California, United States

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707 W. Hornet Ave., Pier 3
Alameda, CA 94501
Tel: 510-521-8448

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