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The Battleship of Presidents

Battleship USS Iowa is affectionately nicknamed the Battleship of Presidents. Today, the Navy ship is considered one of Los Angeles’s top outdoor museums and attractions.  You can visit the ship museum daily at her final resting plan on the L.A. Waterfront.  Click to learn more and visit or donate to the West Coast’s only Battleship Museum.

Mascot: Vicky the Dog

Kids of all ages (including adults) enjoy looking for our mascot Vicky, by following the mischievous dog through our free mobile app or scavenger hunt card.  This one of the many reasons Battleship USS Iowa is considered one of Los Angeles’s best museums for all ages.

Los Angeles' Naval Ship Museum

Outdoor Museum Located on the LA Waterfront
Gold and Silver W3 Awards for Best Museum Mobile Apps/Sites
Voted #1 Best Museum: Travel + Hospitality Awards
TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence 2012-2018
California Governor Award Winner for our Best Museum App

Become a Plank Owner of the National Museum of the Surface Navy at the Battleship IOWA for free today!

Los Angeles Outdoor Museum and Tour

Historic Battleship USS Iowa served in the U.S. Navy for over 75 years. Visitors of all ages enjoy memorable self-guided outdoor Los Angeles museum tours while kids search for Vicky, the ships mischievous mascot!  Create family memories aboard the Battleship of President’s.

Learn the History

When you visit the Battleship USS Iowa, you can thank a veteran and hear how they lived aboard in-person and through the mobile app. Your visit and/or donation goes towards supporting education, veterans, and community programs.

Battleship of Presidents

Battleship USS Iowa is affectionately nicknamed the Battleship of Presidents. Today, the Navy ship is considered one of Los Angeles’s top outdoor museums and attractions.  You can visit the ship museum daily at her final resting plan on the L.A. Waterfront.  Click to learn more and visit or donate to the West Coast’s only Battleship Museum.

Mascot: Vicky the Dog

Kids of all ages (including adults) enjoy looking for our mascot Vicky, by following the mischievous dog through our free mobile app or scavenger hunt card.  This one of the many reasons Battleship USS Iowa is considered one of Los Angeles’s best museums for all ages.

Los Angeles Outdoor Museum and Tour

Historic Battleship USS Iowa served in the U.S. Navy for over 75 years. Visitors of all ages enjoy memorable self-guided outdoor tours while kids search for Vicky, the ships mischievous mascot!  Create family memories aboard the Battleship of President’s.

USS Iowa and USS Mercy

Considered one of Los Angeles’ best outdoor museums, Battleship USS Iowa features interactive programs focused on education, veterans, and community. Nicknamed the Battleship of President’s, the iconic Navy ship saw action during WWII, Korean War, and the Cold War.  Pacific Battleship Center receives no government funding towards our operations.  All admissions and donations go towards supporting our non-profit programs in education, veterans, and community.

Learn more about the museum…

Considered one of Los Angeles’ best outdoor museums, Battleship USS Iowa features interactive programs focused on education, veterans, and community.  Nicknamed the Battleship of President’s, the iconic Navy ship saw action during WWII, Korean War, and the Cold War. We receive no government funding towards our operations. All admissions and donations go towards supporting our non-profit programs in education, veterans, and community.

We invite you to explore our website and see what we are about.  Learn more about the Battleship IOWA Museum and become a Plank Owner of our next evolution, the National Museum of the Surface Navy.

battleshipiowa served our country proudly in WWII, Korea, and the Cold War. Today, the historic U.S. Navy ship is an iconic Los Angeles landmark and considered one of the region’s best outdoor museums for families and visitors of all ages. The museum serves as an important symbol of American democracy in Los Angeles. The crew proudly welcomes aboard hundreds of thousands of guests aboard annually to see where these President’s once stood, dined, and bathed. 🛳 ...

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Got Patrol?
We are here to help and ready to service any and all private patrol requests.
We are licensed by the state of CA.
Call us today we can start tomorrow.
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What’s in your fleet ? What’s your favorite type of patrol car comment below #blackknightpatrol #private #security #charger #merica #american #like #share #followforfollowback #instashare #instamood #nightphotography #veteranowned #nightshift #likeforlikes #followforfollowback #veteranowned #saturdayvibes ...

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Love my city🏴‍☠️ ...

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Next Friday, join us for another live chat as we talk with Mike Getscher from battleshipiowa about how they transformed a battleship into an on-board museum!

Register today! Go to AltaSea-Project-Blue.org/live-chats/ to sign up!
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Looking for something to do today?!
Join Battleship IOWA Museum for a special virtual event today and tomorrow!! FREE screening of the film The Outpost🎬
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📆Thursday, Sept 17 at 7:30 PM PST: FREE screening.
📆Friday, Sept 18 at 7:30 PM PST: Q&A with The Outpost director Rod Lurie and surprise guests (including cast members)
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A donation in any amount for the Q&A will help support our Veterans Resource Center on the ship (pacificbattleship.com/get-involved/veterans)
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Grab your tickets today! Link in the comments.
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Bike unit plays a vital role in our security operations. We don’t just have patrol units. #blackknightpatrol #bikeunit #bike #merica #instadaily #instagood #patrol #security #werk #nightshift #losangeles #photography #likeforlikes #followforfollowback #share #veteranowned #professional #protection #bkp ...

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Repost from battleshipiowa using RepostRegramApp - Reminder: we'll be hosting a special two night virtual event this Thursday and Friday.

- Thursday, Sept. 17 at 7:30 PM PST: Free screening of the film The Outpost
- Friday, Sept. 18 at 7:30 PM PST: Q&A with The Outpost director Rod Lurie and surprise guests (including cast members)

A donation in any amount for the Q&A will help support our Veterans Resource Center on the ship (pacificbattleship.com/get-involved/veterans)

For tickets swipe up on The Outpost story in our Announcements highlight. (Click "Register" to find sign ups for both events.)
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Your security is our priority. We constantly strive to set a new standard for private security by using innovated training and technology. #private #security #bkp #blackknightpatrol #patrol #ford #like #share #instagram #follow #photography #work #nightphotography #veteranowned #professional #protection #merica #instablackandwhite ...

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Patrol units looking sharp.
We are missing half the squad but it’s still a great picture. #blackknightpatrol #squadgoals #ford #merica #saturday #dayshift #private #professional #security #instagood #instalike #instashare #losangeles #portofla #veteranowned #2020 #share #like #repost
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MERICA !!! What can I say love me a rifle #lafleetweek2019 #marines #navy #merica #blackknightpatrol #veteranownedbusiness #losangeles #portofla #like #share #follow #instalike #instashare #instafamous #vet #guns #riffle #marines #semperfi #qork #Saturday #repost #like4like #followforfollowback ...

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Patrol division putting in work keeping our clients properties safe and secure. #bkp #blackknightpatrol #private #security #tuesday #work #nightshift #patrol #511 #professional #protection #fyp #merica #like #share #follow #instadaily #instalike #instashare #la #veteranowned #portofla ...

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Ahoy ⚓
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The Fight between "Two Sisters" ⚓
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USS IOWA Vs USS Missouri
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A small battle montage on Two great legendary ship.
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#worldofwarships #worldofwarshipsblitz #wargaming #historyofships #battleships #lordsoftheocean #beautifulbeast #loveforships #gamersofinstagram #indiangamer #shipsworldwide #americanbattleships #americanpower #iowaclassbattleship #missouri #legendsneverdie
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9 years ago today, on 6 September 2011 Iowa-class battleship, USS Iowa BB-61 was awarded to the Pacific Battleship Center by SECNAV Ray Mabus
Here seen in the Suisin Bay Mothball fleet
Picture: https://twitter.com/ussiowa
Pacific Battleship Center - Battleship USS Iowa, San Pedro, CA
https://www.museumships.us/shipsbytype/battleships/iowa
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Hometown vibes.
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#accent86#pedro#sanpedro#portofla#la#losangeles#nikon#sandisk#nikonnofilter#nikonshooter#teamnikon#leadlines#throwback#sunday#sundayvibe#hometown#hometownvibes#staysafe#ussiowa#iowa#evergreen#losangelesport#vincentthomasbridge#bridgeshots#cali#southbay#calilove
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Today we are kicking off LA Fleet Week – virtually! Join us all weekend for special messages of support from our partners, virtual ship tours, throwbacks from the past few years and more! ⚓️ #LAFleetWeek2020 #BobHopeUSO #USNavy ...

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