Early Closure Notice:
The museum will be closing at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10, and Sunday, Dec. 17, in conjunction with special Parade of Lights events on those days.

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FREE- Get your official USS Midway cell phone wall paper! Be the talk of your “crew” with these one of a kind photo backdrops for your cell phone.

🎄Join us for Jingle Jets!🎄
There are still tickets available at midway.org (link in bio). Doors open at 5:30pm!

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Recorded earlier today on the Midway’s flight deck, was the 82nd Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Ceremony, with guest speaker Keith Goosby - retired U.S. Navy master chief petty officer.

We honor those who served and their families.
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Join us tomorrow, Dec. 7 from 9 - 10 a.m. onboard the USS Midway Museum, as we commemorate the 82nd anniversary of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day with a commemoration ceremony on the flight deck.

The ceremony is free to the public and open to all. Guests must arrive at the ceremony by 9:20 a.m. to receive complimentary admission to the museum following the ceremony.

Can't make it to the event? Join us on Instagram for a LIVE stream!
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Did you know that when the USS Midway received their provisions, it included 3,000 pounds of sugar, 1,000 pounds of butter, 300 pounds of salt and 35,000 dozen eggs (corrected 🥚 amount 😉). And that was only for one month! 13,500 meals were served onboard the USS Midway each day.

Today for National Cookie Day, we want to share our famous Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe from 1945!🍪

 1 lb. butter, cream well.
 2 cups granulated sugar & 2 cups brown sugar: add both to butter and cream together.
 2 eggs, 2 tsp. vanilla: add both to mixture.
 2 tsp. baking soda, 1.5 tsp. salt, 4 cups and 8 tbs. flour: combine these and then add to the mixture.
 1 bag chocolate chips (large): stir into batter.
Spoon onto sheet and bake in preheated oven at 375 degrees for 8-10 minutes. 

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TONIGHT kicks off our new- "Value Thursdays"! Enjoy discounted admission to Jingle Jets on Thursdays starting tonight. $20 Adult ($5 savings) $15 Youth ($3 savings). Thirsty for more? It's a perfect night to warm up and try our delicious hot "Nutty Elf" cocktail, made with Hot Chocolate, Screwball Peanut Butter Whiskey, and Creme de Menthe.  Plenty of tickets are still available! Go to the link in our bio to get yours! 

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Looking for a fun and festive way to kick off your holiday season? Look no further than Jingle Jets aboard the USS Midway Museum! Starting tomorrow night, we are introducing NEW "Value Thursdays" discounted admission!

❄️$20 Adult (ages 13 and up) 
❄️$15 Youth (ages 6 thru 12)

You can experience all the excitement of San Diego’s newest holiday tradition for an even better price on Value Thursdays! Don't miss out on the chance to see spectacular light displays and enjoy the festive holiday experience onboard the USS Midway! 🎄 Check out our bio for more info.

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In observance of Thanksgiving, the USS Midway Museum will be closed tomorrow Thursday, Nov 23. We will reopen the following day, Friday Nov 24 at 10 am. 

We are thankful for your support and wish you and yours a wonderful Thanksgiving! 🍂
Did you know that the USS Midway has more than 30 restored aircraft and helicopters displayed on our Hangar and Flight Decks? These aircraft span over four decades of Naval Aviation from the props to jets.  Each aircraft represents an aspect of the USS Midway’s long career. 

During “Jingle Jets” - San Diego’s newest holiday tradition - guests will see several aircraft on our flight deck wrapped in holiday lights, including the F-18 Legacy Hornet. So, why not add a little extra magic to your holiday season and visit Jingle Jets! You're sure to be amazed by the aircraft displays and festive fun! Select nights Nov. 24 - Dec. 23. Check out our bio for more info!👍

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The USS Midway Museum is a registered non-profit organization. – 501(c)(3)