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2914 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1116
+1 361-888-4873
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A piece of American History'

One of the highlights of this city is, The, LEX',a world war two ship' she fought long and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
emmitt j
A virtual hotbox that is not worth what they charge to see it

Being a retired disabled veteran, I was appalled at the prices charged for entry to what is listed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
James B
San Antonio, Texas
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Visitors can tour the most highly decorated Essex Class aircraft carrier of World War II.The 16-story "Blue Ghost" displays military artifacts and more than a dozen aircraft.5 Tour Routes,3D MEGA Theater,Ship's Store,Mess Deck and Flight Simulator. National Historic Landmark located on North Beach.Elevator from the Hangar Deck to the Flight Deck is now available.Welcome Aboard!
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
2914 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1116
+1 361-888-4873
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the highlights of this city is, The, LEX',a world war two ship' she fought long and hard,surviving the odds many times over.this old girl, ships are called girls by the way,'sits in many feet of cement,she had delighted young and old for a...More

Thank emmitt j
Reviewed 4 days ago

Being a retired disabled veteran, I was appalled at the prices charged for entry to what is listed as a National Monument, and the fact that there was no type of air system within the attraction was horrid, I spent more time wiping swaet off...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Lady Lex gives visitors a chance to see the inner workings of a WWII carrier from the flight deck to the Engineroom. I spent 23.5 years in the Navy, so I wanted to take my wife aboard to show her how we lived at...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent the day on the Lax with BFF and loved it. It was hot but going all around the ship was interesting and a great cardio. The views are great too.

Thank cindyjonessmith
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely interesting! I didn't expect to enjoy this as much as I did. My husband is a history buff & loves going to museums of this kind. I found it amazing how much equipment, planes choppers, other boats were carried on the ship as well...More

Thank Carly V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From start to finish. It was a tour of a lifetime. U have to have the tolorence for the military in order to appreciate what those military guys did for us. Go lexington. U have to go see for yourself.

Thank Rayfus M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a history buff, this was the highlight of our trip for me! Touring this historic ship gives one a little insight into the hardships and sacrifices of our men and women in uniform. The movie that is shown in the onboard theater is quite...More

Thank highwayman1962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great time at the USS Lexington!! Lots of exhibits and info on the ship. Up close info, lots of ladders to climb and neat old things to make a seven yr old ask lots of questions! Fabulous time! Must see!

Thank JohnDanitaHigh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a really good place to visit in Corpus Christi. Everything was in good condition and the staff was really friendly

Thank ed23juar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and plenty of attractions. The lower deck tour was awesome. Unfortunately, didn't get to visit the 3D theatre due to it not opening til 2pm but other areas were fabulous.

Thank 476adrianep
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Kate V
10 July 2017|
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Response from russellbW1191YD | Reviewed this property |
The only A/C that I encountered was in the theater.
Ramon M
9 June 2017|
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
I believe their was a sign as you walk the ramp to the ship and it was a NO.
Sondra T
2 June 2017|
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Response from Pooky225 | Reviewed this property |
It is a floating museum, it's not a cruise ship or a ship you stay on. It's a WWII battleship. Very interesting, a great day out.