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USS LST Ship Memorial

840 Lst Dr, Evansville, IN 47713-3108
+1 812-435-8678
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History on the riverfront

This is a really exceptional piece of history! The tour costs $10 a person and lasts about an hour... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jessica H
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Carbondale, Illinois
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Informative Tour of a Piece of History

We arrived just as a tour was starting...the guide, Charlie, was very informative. I was pleased... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bluejay_13
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North Judson
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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...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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840 Lst Dr, Evansville, IN 47713-3108
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+1 812-435-8678
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"piece of history"
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"during wwii"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a really exceptional piece of history! The tour costs $10 a person and lasts about an hour. Learn about history of ship where it was during world war 2 and Korea. Why LST boats were so vital to troops and for the supplying...More

Thank Jessica H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived just as a tour was starting...the guide, Charlie, was very informative. I was pleased with how much of the ship we were able to tour. How fortunate we are that this piece of history was saved and is available for tours.

Thank Bluejay_13
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As we traveled back thru Evansville we stopped and visited the LST 325. This ship is in private hands (learn the wonderful story) and is slowly being restored by a group of volunteers. This is a labor of love that has been going on for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was pleasantly Surprised by this Historic Memorial. Tour by Actual Crew Member was Very educational. A MUST to visit while in Evansville!!

Thank Gary A
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 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
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

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
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 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
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

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

Thank Orland0Traveller
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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
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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
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Lauren K
8 July 2015|
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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
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Patricia C
4 July 2015|
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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
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Brittany R
15 January 2015|
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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!!
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