USS Iowa (BB-61)

Los Angeles, California
USS Iowa at night
USS Iowa Image courtesy of Pacific Battleship Center

Step into History at USS Iowa (BB-61)

The USS Iowa Museum is an interactive museum located in the historic Port of Los Angeles, California. It offers visitors a unique opportunity to explore the history and legacy of the USS Iowa, a United States Navy battleship that served in World War II, the Korean War, and the Persian Gulf. Visitors can explore all aspects of the ship's past from its construction to its modern-day preservation efforts. Exhibits include artifacts from the ship's time in service, such as photographs, uniforms, weapons and tools used by crew members on board. Tour guides provide fascinating insight into various aspects of life aboard the vessel and help visitors learn about its role in different wars. In addition to exhibits on naval history, guests can find interactive experiences throughout the museum that bring to life how sailors lived on board the USS Iowa. The museum also boasts large-scale models showing off every detail of this impressive battleship during its heydey. With small theatre presentations detailing key moments in U.S navy history as well as guided tours through the restored vessel, the USS Iowa Museum offers a unique opportunity for those interested in learning more about our nation’s naval heritage.

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Battleship USS Iowa Museum 250 South Harbor Boulevard
Los Angeles, California
Lat: 33.74, Long: -118.
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Last Updated On: 1/16/2023 12:02:49 PM
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