Public Events

HMS Surprise is at dry dock and off exhibit.


Current and upcoming events at the Maritime Museum of San Diego.

Fathers Day Sail

Fathers Day Sail

Fathers Day Sail Make Fathers Day a special one-of-a-kind adventure! The Maritime Museum of San Diego invites you to a Fathers Day celebration aboard the States official tall ship Californian on either Saturday, June 20th or Sunday, June 21st,...
Festival of Sail

Festival of Sail

Festival of Sail 2015! Labor Day weekend 2015. Parade of Sail - Friday, Sept 4 approx 3-5pm Sat and Sun Sept 5 & 6, 9am-7pm Monday Labor Day, 9am-5pm Festival of Sail is an annual event with something for everyone. Fun for the Entire Family....
Fragile Waters

Fragile Waters

FRAGILE WATERS is a powerful artistic and ecological statement through the inspiring black and white images of three renowned photographers and environmentalists - Ansel Adams, Ernest H. Brooks II, and Dorothy Kerper Monnelly. The traveling exhibition...
Pirate Days

Pirate Days

Pirate Days! What goes better than a Maritime Museum and Pirates? For two days we host a Pirate themed event, with fun for adults, adults that like to act like a kid and kids. Aye, if you hear the word PIRATE, it often strikes terror in...
San Salvador Build Site

San Salvador Build Site

San Salvador [wc_box color="danger" text_align="center"] Click here to fund our launch! [/wc_box] Latest News: San Salvador village is now closed to the public. San Salvador Project Overview Launch Statement...