The Ships


The Ships

History on the high seas.

The Maritime Museum of San Diego features a world-class collection of historic vessels including sailing ships, steam-powered boats and submarines. You can board and explore our ships. Some even take passengers!

Our 1914 Pilot boat does 45 minute History bay cruises 5 tours a day, 7 days a week. Swift Boat does two 75 minutes tours covering military history of San Diego bay during the weekends. Californian does three hour Tall Ship Adventure Sailings most weekends.

San Salvador is dockside viewing only.