U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, Key West

4.8
#6 of 25 in Museums in Key West
Military Museum · Hidden Gem · Ship
Learn about one of the country’s most decorated ships when you tour U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum. First serving in World War II before being retrofitted for the Vietnam War and the Cuban Crisis, it now serves as a national memorial to those killed in action while it was at sea. View artifacts and photos of the ship during its service as you explore all its levels and shop for items such as Coast Guard challenge coins in the gift shop afterward. Be mindful of the steep steps aboard. Take a look at our Key West trip itinerary maker site to schedule your visit to U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • A lot of history in a small ship! I love visiting it and one must also take the sunset cruise available only a few days weekly.  more »
  • This tour will surely bring you back in time and gives a very clear understanding of life and war at sea.  more »
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  • Amazing step back in time. Great history! It is air conditioned but remember this is an old ship. Hard to cool. They have fans also. Highly recommend. Bonus on Thursdays is farmers market!!!
  • One of the better museum ships I've been on. The ship has not been picked over like most museum ships have so you get to see far more of the inner workings than you usually do.

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