USS Midway Museum
910 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101


10 am – Last admission at 4 pm
Museum closes at 5 pm


$0 – $23
Per Person
Buy online and save!


Buy now and save. Online ticket prices reflect a $2 discount
per ticket over our regular admission prices.

$21.00 – Online Adult (ages 18-61)
$18.00 – Online Senior (ages 62+)
$8.00 – Online Retired Military (w/ID)
$15.00 – Online Student (ages 13-17 or w/College ID)
$8.00 – Online Youth (ages 6-12)

FREE – Children 5 years old or younger, Active duty military (w/ valid ID), including Reservists, Law Enforcement & Firefighter (w/valid ID)


We are open Monday – Sunday
10 am – 5 pm

Last admission at 4 pm


Thanksgiving Day: All day
Christmas Day, Dec 25: All day


Entry Policies: All visitors are subject to a bag check before coming aboard the Midway. Prohibited items include but are not limited to: outside food/beverage, glass containers of any kind, pets, bicycles, skateboard/scooters, weapons of any kind.

Items allowed onboard include but are not limited to: service animals, strollers, clear plastic bottles, umbrellas.

Duration of Visit: With so much to see and do, we recommend at least three or four hours onboard to get the most out of your USS Midway experience! Same day re-entry is allowed…simply stop by the Visitors Information Center by the ship’s exit.

Suggested Attire: Exploring the USS Midway can involve a lot of walking and navigating ladders. For your safety, we recommend comfortable, closed-toed shoes and layered clothing as temperatures vary around the ship. Planning to take our audio tour? It is recommended to bring your own headphones!

Family Activities: Our young guests are able to enjoy our Junior Pilot Program, an activity allowing them to earn their own pilot wings. Simply stop by the Information Booth once you come onboard to get started!

Guests with Disabilities: We are dedicated to providing a complete experience for all guests. From wheelchair access, ASL and audio descriptive tours, to service animals,  learn more about accessibility onboard here.

Smoking: We are a smoke-free aircraft carrier. There are no designated smoking areas onboard.


910 N. Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101

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21 Sep

National POW & MIA Recognition Day

USS Midway Museum
September 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm PDT
Oct Oct

Kids Free in October

USS Midway Museum
October 1 - October 31
Oct Oct

NIGHT ONE: Top Gun Movie Night

USS Midway Museum
October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm PDT
Oct Oct

NIGHT TWO: Top Gun Movie Night

USS Midway Museum
October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm PDT
Nov Nov

A Veterans Day Celebration For All

USS Midway Museum
November 10 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm PST