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United States Naval Shipbuilding Museum

739 Washington St, Quincy, MA 02169-7330
+1 617-479-7900
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Worth the stop off

Very friendly staff who I believe are volunteers. Good peace of history and worth reading the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rossco6687
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Phuket
A wonderful Part of History

An excellent example of ship building in the United States in front of excellent example of a... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2013
jwcorbet
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Litchfield Park, Arizona
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1 week ago
“Worth the stop off”
14 Aug 2013
“A wonderful Part of History”
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739 Washington St, Quincy, MA 02169-7330
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+1 617-479-7900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff who I believe are volunteers. Good peace of history and worth reading the little paragraphs of history located around the boat.

Thank rossco6687
Reviewed 15 August 2013

An excellent example of ship building in the United States in front of excellent example of a Shipyard now in ruins. This is a very well kept piece of navel history. Very easy self guided tour of the ship. When is class of cruiser was...More

2  Thank jwcorbet
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Very worthwhile attraction to visit, especially for naval history buffs. You have access to a reasonable percentage of the ship and guns. If you've been to the USS New Jersey in Camden, NJ, the USS Salem is like a smaller version of that (gross oversimplification...More

4  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 19 May 2012

We were given a personal guided tour of the ship by a former sailor on the USS Newport News, a sister ship to the Salem. This guy knew what he was talking about. We literally got take from stern to bow and learnt so much....More

5  Thank macavity22
Reviewed 28 July 2011

This was a hidden gem. You can tour the entire ship (USS Salem). It is easy to do a self-tour (lots of information) or does offer a guided tour. There is a memorial inside the museum (inside the ship) for WW II ships and sailors...More

6  Thank michmom82
Reviewed 26 June 2014
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