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Battleship USS Iowa Museum Updates

CEO Update April 13, 2021

CEO Update April 13, 2021

Family: The past couple of weeks have picked up pace in both in-person and virtual tours. We have opened our indoor museum over the weekends and our large retail store will be opened within the next couple of weeks. We expect the recovery to continue for much of 2021...

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Today in History

In 1989, 47 sailors were killed when a gun turret exploded aboard the USS Iowa in the Caribbean. (The Navy initially suspected that a dead crew ...

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Navy / Surface Navy

USS Nitze Conducts Change of Command

USS Nitze Conducts Change of Command

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Cmdr. Houssain “Sam” Sareini relieved Cmdr. Donald J. Curran III as the commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze (DDG 94) during an Apr. 9 change of command ceremony. The ceremony took place aboard the ship at...

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USS Iowa San Pedro Fun Educational Day Trip

USS Iowa San Pedro Fun Educational Day Trip

02/23/2018 by DayTrippen The Battleship USS Iowa is docked berth 87 Port of Los Angeles. Open daily for tours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Self-guided tours let visitors explore seven decks of this massive ship. One of the many...

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