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A real thrill

Yep, the Naval Academy is a must see. The campus architecture is spectacular and grounds beautiful... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lynn M
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Folsom, California
America’s History

A must see tour of America’s navel history and an opportunity to see some of our best and brightest.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael D
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Kennewick, Washington, United States
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Established in 1845, this undergraduate college for the Navy prepares men and women to become professional officers in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps.
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121 Blake Rd, Annapolis, MD 21402-1300
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+1 410-293-8687
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 April 2005

Visit on a Thursday! After the film and tour am stand and watch 4000 midshipmen line up at 12.05pm and be inspected and then march into lunch to the band! An amazing site, several of the older 'officers' come up and chat to the crowd...More

23  Thank coolcookingteacher
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 March 2009

The visitors center was so-so; I was hoping the short movie would be on the history of the academy, but it was a recruiting film. Be aware that on Saturdays you cannot go inside the chapel--it's reserved for weddings. (You can still go underneath and...More

5  Thank brownsherie
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We toured the Naval Academy and had a nice time. It was imformative and important to understand the committment the cadets have made to defend out nation.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Yep, the Naval Academy is a must see. The campus architecture is spectacular and grounds beautiful, the noon formation of cadets was impressive with roll calls and bagpipes, and the amount of history our excellent guide provided put us in a patriotic mood. My friend...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see tour of America’s navel history and an opportunity to see some of our best and brightest.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did a casual walkthrough of the US Naval Academy on a sunny but chilly day. Enjoyed walking the grounds and a few buildings at a casual pace. Not busy on this Veterans Day weekend Sunday. Few cadets to be seen. We opted for self guided...More

Thank stevendale
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anytime you get a chance to visit a US military academy it is well worth it. I am in the Air Force Reserve and wanted to visit the other academies. I have visited West Point (US Military Academy) and now Annapolis (US Naval Academy). The...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Museum (from California!) at the Naval Academy in Annapolis specifically to see the model ship collection! I am a model ship builder and I was in heaven the entire time I was in the museum. The second floor has an exquisite collection...More

Thank Cerritos_Dave
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really wanted to see the Naval Academy and are so glad we took the $12 walking tour. Our tour guide Bill, was marvelous and a wealth of knowledge. The tour (about 75 minutes) takes you around parts of the campus and in some buildings....More

Thank EmEs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Allow a whole day here if you really want to walk all over the Naval grounds. There is so much history here and just seeing the students walking around in their full uniform is so impressive. You will see the harbor - there was music...More

Thank BRBE001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The United States Naval Academy is full of history. Began in 1845. The Acadrmy holds 4,000 students and is very difficult to get in to. The ratio of males to females is about 75/25 percent. The campus is gorgeous. It sits on The Severn River...More

1  Thank jackie_stapleton
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the guided walking tour, my husband is a marine corp veteran so he really wanted to see this place. Our guide was great and really knowledgeable. He made it interesting and fun.

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claydaw
6 November 2018|
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Response from maries939 | Reviewed this property |
Take a tour because all your questions will be answered with your guide. The tour was about one and a half hours and then we spent about 20 minutes in the gift shop. You probably would want to tour historic Annapolis for... More
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longhornchris
5 September 2018|
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Response from Trevor W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't think that you can get in without being screened at Gate 1. I may be wrong, so you may want to call and ask.
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Thomas L
6 October 2017|
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Response from reg v | Reviewed this property |
121 Blake Rd, Annapolis, MD 21402
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