Maritime museums tell amazing stories of the Naval past. If you are a Ship or a history geek,  Here are the ten best Marine Museums in the USA that you should definitely visit!

The Mariners Museum & Park Newport News Virginia

It has 150 boats from 42 countries. It also houses the USS Monitor Center, which features the “BATTLE OF THE IRONCLADS” a treat for Civil war buffs


Maine Maritime Museum Bath, Maine

It is a gateway to Maine’s maritime history and has a research library. It also features a fully functional woodworks workshop. It also offers immersive tours.


Mystic Seaport Mystic, Connecticut

It is the largest maritime museum in the USA. It is world-famous for its renowned library. It has a wide range of sailing boats & ships.


Independence Seaport Museum Philadelphia

It features the oldest active steel warship, the Cruiser Olympia; it was launched in 1892. It also features USS Becuna, a WWII submarine.


USS Constitution Museum Boston, Massachusetts

It has a great collection of “Old Ironsides”. USS Constitution is the world’s oldest warship that is still afloat.


Michigan Maritime Museum South Haven, Michigan

It highlights the Maritime history of the Great Lakes. It has 5 exhibition buildings famous for a lot of immersive maritime activities


USS Midway Museum San Diego, California

It is the longest-serving aircraft Carrier in the history of the US Navy (1945-1992). It also has 29 restored naval aircraft on display


Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum St Michaels, MD

The 18-acre campus includes numerous indoor & outdoor exhibitions, including the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse & a working shipyard


Columbia River Maritime Museum Astoria, Oregon

It has excellent exhibits on U.S Coast Guard & Columbia River Bar Pilots. It also features legendary Salmon Fishing trips & a floating light tour


Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum NYC

It features the USS Intrepid Aircraft carrier, a Tactical Submarine armed with Missiles, fighter jets & a space shuttle. Imagine the fun you will have here