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Battleship NORTH CAROLINA

#1 Battleship Road, Wilmington, NC 28402
+1 910-251-5797
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Battleship and Gators!

Great hands on historical battleship where kids and adults are able to sit in the seat of a gunner... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ImantsfromNC
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Raleigh, North Carolina
A Must See

If you visit Wilmington, you've gotta visit the battle ship, esp if you've never been on one... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gary K
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Leland, North Carolina
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#1 Battleship Road, Wilmington, NC 28402
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Reviewed yesterday

Great hands on historical battleship where kids and adults are able to sit in the seat of a gunner, climb on top of the anchor, walk through the corridors of the ship and see the different departments that make up the USS North Carolina. Depending...More

Thank ImantsfromNC
Reviewed yesterday

If you visit Wilmington, you've gotta visit the battle ship, esp if you've never been on one before. A lot of the ship is on display and they have done a great job with signage to tell the story. Watch your head on those stairs!!!

Thank Gary K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On our way home to PA from SC we stopped in Wilmington to check out the USS Carolina. We were so glad we did! Very long self-guided tour, with tons to see! It was an incredible experience and would highly recommend to anyone who is...More

Thank jkruscavage
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went years ago with my mom, sister, step-dad and stepbrothers. It's a good place to see in Wilmington if you have kids, or dig ships and/or military history.

Thank Zepfan84
Reviewed 2 days ago

A good day trip and you can catch a water taxi from the Riverwalk to the Battleship. Tour is sefguided so you can take your time and enjoy. We climbed all over the place. Lots of fun.

Thank Mike964
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is our 4th Battleship we have visited including the one in HawIi. This has to be on top of the list you can actually go inside the gun chambers and see how it all worked. A truly unforgettable visit and tribute to our past...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you have a interest in naval history the ship is a must is. I have been through the ship twice over a 10 year period. They change the tour route every so often due to maintenance or asbestos removal. To tour the whole ships...More

Thank Hose C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful time. The ship is a self tour. It was really interesting. Nothing is roped off as it is in most tours. You can lay on the cots, see the guns, sit in the stations and move the guns around. You can really experience what...More

Thank Patti J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are in the Wilmington area this ship is a must to visit. The self guided tour is well laid out but beware...there is s lot of going up and down ladders to the different decks of the ship. You will definitely see what...More

Thank ram9572017
Reviewed 4 days ago

The most decorated battleship in US history. The folks there do a great job at preserving the rich history of this ship

Thank phil v
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kenwhitt1
We are putting together class trips for middle school 7th graders and looking at Wilmington as one of our options. We are interested in any types of discounts for a group of students? Is there a limit as to how many can visit the ship at one time? Would there be a possibility of guided tours? We are looking at 150-180 students, split into two groups that would visit at separate times.
19 April 2017|
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Response from RamonaL34 | Reviewed this property |
These are questions for the folks who work on the ship. We are all travelers who have visited. Their phone number is 910 251-5797.
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842lennyv
Are there restrooms available on the ship? Or do visitors have to leave for a bathroom break? Thanks in advance.
19 March 2017|
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Response from Momoftwo2004 | Reviewed this property |
I do recall seeing a restroom on the actual ship. I did not go into the facility, but it appeared to be small. I have two small children so I walked back to the gift shop area to use those restrooms (which were larger). The... More
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jdurr832
are there any discounts to purchase tickets? is there parking near by or do we have to take the water taxi... and if water taxi - is it 5.00 a person? THANKS!
28 July 2016|
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Response from BattleshipNC | Property representative |
Hi, we offer the following admission prices: Adults: 12 & over: $14.00* Seniors: 65 & over: $10.00* Military: Active or retired, military spouses & military adult children, with ID cards: $10.00* Children: 6 through 11... More
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