General Admission

Following State Guidelines, we are Reinstituting CLOSURE measures as of July 7, 2020.

Anticipating our next opening, changes made to protect you on your next visit:

New Museum hours of operation: Daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Timed-ticketing; reduced capacity limits number of guests at one time. We will monitor every 15 minutes and may ask for your patience to enter after a short wait.
  • Cash will not be accepted
  • Temperature checks required prior to admittance
  • Facial covering required
  • Regular sanitation, disinfection and cleaning procedures throughout the Museum
  • Easy to locate hand sanitizer dispensaries for use before and after touching handrails and doorknobs
  • Social distancing protocol with 6 foot markers (excludes members of same family)
  • Reduced capacity to ensure social distancing measures are met
  • New One-way tour path created for you to visit a selection of vessels and exhibits; submarines temporarily closed
  • Tour begins at Berkeley, and ends with Star of India
  • Self-guided only tours available
  • Docent, staff and volunteers stations throughout the tour
  • Docent led tours discontinued at this time
  • Pilot Bay Cruise, temporarily unavailable
  • Swift Boat Naval History Boat Tours, temporarily unavailable
  • Californian and San Salvador Tall Ship Sailing Adventures, temporarily unavailable
Museum Member Admission Protocol: CLICK HERE
For complete information on the new opening protocols: CLICK HERE

General Admission

Visit all of the museum’s historic ships, and exhibits, for ONE low price.

Adults – $20.00
Senior (62+), Active Military(w/ID), Students (13-17 yrs) – $15.00
Children (3-12 yrs) – $10.00
*Children (2 and under) – Free

Book now! General Admission.

*General Admission is free for children 2 and under but requires payment for all add-on activities.

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