Exhibits

Exhibits at the Maritime Museum

Exhibits at the Maritime Museum of San Diego

Visiting & Permanent Exhibits included with museum admission.

Sea Monsters: Delving Into The Deep Myth

Sea Monsters: Delving Into The Deep Myth

July 11 & 25 dates have been cancelled. New open date TBD. Sea Monsters: Delving Into The Deep Myth Open date TBD Maritime Museum of San Diego, serving as the community memory of our seafaring experience by collecting, preserving,...
Wish You Were Here

Wish You Were Here

No Access: Display temporarily closed New Maritime Vintage “Wish You Were Here” Postcard And Photography Exhibit Now showing Maritime Museum of San Diego, serving as the community memory of our seafaring experience by collecting, pre...
To The Brink Of War

To The Brink Of War

Russian Foxtrot Class attack submarine B-39 temporarily closed. Maritime Museum of San Diego originally installed the Foxtrot as an interactive two-year temporary exhibition in 2005. Foxtrot’s popularity among visitors influenced the M...
Man-Of-War

Man-Of-War

No Access: Surprise temporarily closed Man-Of-War: Adventures Aboard A Fighting Ship Now OPEN! Staged aboard His Majesty’s sixth-rate British Royal Navy frigate, HMS Surprise , the new exhibit transports visitors back in time 200 years t...
Wind And Water Photography Exhibit

Wind And Water Photography Exhibit

No Access: Display temporarily closed Wind And Water: Sailing In San Diego Photography Exhibit From America’s Cup to historic Museum vessels to traditional wooden boats Showing in Star of India Hold Gallery. Exhibit is included w...
Charting The Sea

Charting The Sea

No Access: Display temporarily closed Technology and History of Navigation Charting the Sea covers two major eras of Pacific maritime history; the Age of Exploration and the Age of Science .  San Diego, once an object of European discovery, is ...
Age of Sail

Age of Sail

No Access: Display temporarily closed All the technology of the age of sailing and explorers Exhibits aboard the 1863 bark Star of India place her in context as an example of the final and highest technology of the Age of Sail. Visual and hands-on...
Age Of Steam

Age Of Steam

No Access: Display temporarily closed The world at the time of steam power The Age of Steam exhibit incorporates many features of the Ferryboat Berkeley . She was part of the technological revolution of steam power, which enabled the world's commerce...
Harvesting The Ocean

Harvesting The Ocean

No Access: Display temporarily closed San Diego area commercial fishing Harvesting the Ocean chronicles the growth and subsequent decline of commercial fishing out of San Diego. This Maritime Museum exhibit profiles the technology and the people...
San Diego's Navy

San Diego's Navy

No Access: Display temporarily closed History of the Naval Presence in San Diego San Diego's Navy is the only exhibit depicting the remarkable history of the United States Navy in San Diego. From the visit of the "Great White Fleet" over 100 years...