We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

USS LST Ship Memorial

840 Lst Dr, Evansville, IN 47713-3108
+1 812-435-8678
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Amazing

What an awesome walk through time. It’s still fully functional, but stepping foot on something that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bobbi M
via mobile
This is a working boat from WW 2

We toured the entire boat with a vet. He was stationed on this boat when it was in the Navy.They... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
The C
,
Middlesex
Read all 275 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
The USS LST Ship Memorial is the last fully operational WWII Landing Ship, Tank in the United States, and is dedicated to these very important ships and the men who served on them. The USS LST 325 was one of the over 200 that participated in the Normandy Landings. Tours of the ship are guided as the ship is fully operational, and run on the hour with the last tour going on ship at 3:00 PM.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“during wwii” (14 reviews)
“our tour guide” (20 reviews)
Closed
Hours
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
840 Lst Dr, Evansville, IN 47713-3108
CONTACT
Website
+1 812-435-8678
Write a ReviewReviews (275)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"piece of history"
in 25 reviews
"during wwii"
in 14 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 20 reviews
"living history"
in 8 reviews
"great tour"
in 12 reviews
"navy vet"
in 4 reviews
"the galley"
in 4 reviews
"floating museum"
in 4 reviews
"tours start"
in 4 reviews
"love history"
in 4 reviews
"below deck"
in 4 reviews
"my dad"
in 9 reviews
"history lesson"
in 5 reviews
"men and women"
in 3 reviews
"bullet holes"
in 3 reviews
"tour takes about an hour"
in 3 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an awesome walk through time. It’s still fully functional, but stepping foot on something that sailors were on during world war 2, feeling that nostalgic feeling of a different era. Amazing. Our guide was super friendly and knowledgeable. I went with my mom, aunt,...More

Thank Bobbi M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured the entire boat with a vet. He was stationed on this boat when it was in the Navy.They sail it up the river in the summertime.

Thank The C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

David Coker was our tour guide and he was fantastic. So passionate and very knowledgeable. This was the entire reason for our visit to Evansville, and we surprised my dad with a tour. He loved it and we all had such a great time learning...More

Thank Amber S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our tour, and our volunteer tour guide was very informative and personable - 1.5 hours went by quickly!

Thank Orland0Traveller
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This was our favorite part of our visit. Our tour guide was so full of information. The LST has an amazing past. It landed on Normandy during D-day. It is still in operation. Our tour guide served on an LST during Vietnam so he knew...More

Thank melligo2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 January 2018

A must see for anyone who's a history person buff. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable abouwhip and easily answered any questions. I enjoyed it.

Thank carolscamaro1965
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 January 2018

If you want something fun to do or want so see something interesting in the area, take this tour. If you’re not into history, and definitely if you are, a history buff, this is worth the time and effort. Our school group went to the...More

Thank Leigh K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Take the kids, take your parents. It’s worth the price. Go when the weather is nice. No a/c so it’s hot in the summer. Take a camera

Thank Scott W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We were I town for a concert which just happened to be on Veterans Day. We wanted to see the ship so we went and they were having a free breakfast with Veterans that we didn't know about but graciously accepted. How amazing to eat...More

Thank lid535535
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 November 2017

What a great learning experience! They really put a lot of hard work into keeping the LST up and running!

Thank bwright8616
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 36 hotels in Evansville
Tropicana Evansville
238 reviews
2.14 km away
Doubletree by Hilton Evansville
233 reviews
2.20 km away
Le Merigot at Tropicana
180 reviews
2.30 km away
Evansville Travelodge
4 reviews
3.48 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Walton's International Comfort Food
121 reviews
1.52 km away
Madeleine's
90 reviews
1.59 km away
Sauced
65 reviews
1.31 km away
The Dapper Pig
74 reviews
1.34 km away
Nearby Attractions
Evansville Museum of Arts, History & Science
109 reviews
1.37 km away
Evansville Convention & Visitors Bureau
30 reviews
1.45 km away
Evansville Brewhouse
8 reviews
1.41 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Lauren K
8 July 2015|
Answer
Response from KennethGrant | Property representative |
Hello Lauren, I am Kenneth Grant, and I work as the Museum Operations Manager with the Ship. We do have some Logs and photos for various LST's. That have been donated to the Memorial. We do have a few photos of the LST-715... More
0
Votes
Patricia C
4 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Gary S | Reviewed this property |
Although Monday would be a good bet that it will be open, so sorry for later answer. Gary
0
Votes
Brittany R
15 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from tasha1962 | Reviewed this property |
I cannot remember exact amount!! I think it was 10.00 for adults and a couple dollars less for children.You would not be able to get below with a wheel chair.I do not know about any discounts.I hope this helps!!
0
Votes