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Historic Ships in Baltimore

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Neighbourhood: Inner Harbor
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Address: Pier 1, 301 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202-3134 (Formerly USS Constellation)
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:30
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Historic Ships in Baltimore is home port to USS Constellation, the last...

Historic Ships in Baltimore is home port to USS Constellation, the last all-sail warship built by the US Navy, the submarine USS Torsk which sank the last two enemy combatants of WWII, USGC Cutter Taney, the last surviving vessel to witness the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941, Lightship 116 Chesapeake, which marked the entrance to the Chesapeake Bay and the Seven Foot Knoll Lighthouse. The museum is open daily from 10:00am to 4:30pm. Tickets may be purchased on-line or at our ticket locations on Pier 1, Pier 3 or on board the USCGC Taney.

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The Constellation is like walking in history.

Very cool to see. Could take most of the day if one sees all 4 ships with in walking distance. Many things to do in the area and even able to catch a ball game near by. The... read more

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very cool to see. Could take most of the day if one sees all 4 ships with in walking distance. Many things to do in the area and even able to catch a ball game near by. The Constellation has a lengthy history in the Navy and is a great experience. Do the powder monkey tour if you can.

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Ottawa, Ontario
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Came by the Harbourside by luck, were happy to see the ship so close up. Very vibrant area for tourists, a must see in Baltimore.

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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This day the ship was in its slip looking magnificent and majestic. It was alone in the small inner harbor port. It was green. I couldn't see a name on it. I can say however that it was huge and it's sails were large and quite impressive. I look forward to going back in Spring when hopefully we can see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Actually bought a ticket for all 4 ships, however, was not able to see all 4, BUT the ticket is good for a year. They also offier Military discounts which is also a good incentive.

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Ocean City, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed walking and seeing the craftmanship of the ships. Children will enjoy the time.The ships are amazing.

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Petersburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I really enjoyed. You could visit two ships for $15 or spend $18 to see more. The tickets were even good for a year if you didn't get to see them all the same day! This is a must see tourist attraction!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For $15/person you can select 2 ships to visit - we chose the Constellation - the beautiful civil war era wooden pirate ship looking vessel, and the lighthouse, which actually turned out not to need a ticket. Wonderful historical experience complete with free audio equipment - interesting to see the difference rank brings - sailors sleep in hammocks with no... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The facts: Site consists of 4 ships and a lighthouse. Lighthouse always free. Ship tickets can be purchased for 1, 2 or 4 ship visits. USS Constellation (tall ship) has had special events throughout the day and took the longest to see it all (several hours). The USS Torsk (sub) took the shortest time (1 hour max) to visit no... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful ships, you have to pay to get in and see them, or just walk the harbor. Fun for a quick visit before or after you eat.

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Laurel, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I visit all of the ships in the tour and it never got old or boring. The tall ship, US Sloop-of-War Constellation brought you to the days of old and what it must have been like to live and fight about her. We then visited the US Submarine Torsk, the US Coast Guard Cutter Taney, and the... More 

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