My husband and I had so much fun touring the USS Yorktown as well as the USS Laffey and the submarine. Can't wait to bring the kids back to experience it as well. A new found respect for the men who served on these ships.
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What a wonderful adventure to be able to tour in our own time and pace....well maintained....clean, Patriots Point, is just beautiful...bring a camera to be able to remember all the spectacular views of the Charleston Harbor amd the amazing aircraft...
Visited this historic museum and went aboard the WW 2 carrier USS Yorktown. Went through mockups of the mess kitchen, the bakery, sick bay and the dentist office. Went to the hanger deck for displays of vintage naval aircraft, an A1E Skyraider and an F4U...More
Was worth going to. The carrier Yorktown was great! Working your way through all the self walking tours takes quite awhile and we were able to see many different aspects of the ship. If you like aircraft, there's a lot of them, both on the...More
We loved visiting the Yorktown. It was amazing to see first-hand what cramped quarters in which our military lived for months at a time. Stepping back in history for this tour was awesome.
We went to the Maritime Museum which was very good; however, the prices were quite expensive for what you got. You were allowed to tour the carrier in the harbor for a fee and it was nice to see the big aircraft carrier; however, if...More
If you have never been on an aircraft carrier, then make this one of your Charleston day excursions. Be warned though, there is a lot of walking with very steep stairs. The prelaidout tours are nice, but I wish they would have put together a...More
When you visit here dress appropriately...if it's fall or winter Wear thermal and heavy coats and sweat shirts..they do not serve hot drinks at all ...have to go to nearby restaurant to warm up If warmer weather dress in light clothing As it will be...More
My husband is a Veteran and this was a must see for us. The Veteran guides were helpful/knowledgeable; we did our own self-guided tour. There's a lot to see so plan to spend several hours touring. The USS Yorktown, Destroyer USS Laffey, the Medal of...More
We stayed at the Marriott in downtown Charleston on a short get away. Our boy wanted to see the USS Yorktown, so Patriots Point was a must. It was a warm July day but well worth the trip. Our boy will always remember the fun...More