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USS LEXINGTON

2914 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1116
+1 361-888-4873
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Loved it!! Based in the reviews we read we decided to try it and we did good! Expect a lot of tight... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jeanette R
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Had a nice time with the family. Would recommend friends and family to go visit the US Lexington in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
573ramirom
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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Visitors can tour the most highly decorated Essex Class aircraft carrier of World War II.The 16-story "Blue Ghost" displays military artifacts and more than a dozen aircraft.5 Tour Routes,3D MEGA Theater,Ship's Store,Mess Deck and Flight Simulator. National Historic Landmark located on North Beach.Elevator from the Hangar Deck to the Flight Deck is now available.Welcome Aboard!
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2914 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78402-1116
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved it!! Based in the reviews we read we decided to try it and we did good! Expect a lot of tight starways but amazing!!

Thank Jeanette R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a nice time with the family. Would recommend friends and family to go visit the US Lexington in Corpus Christi.

Thank 573ramirom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cool self guided tour of the USS Lexington. Very informative and neat to see all of the 1940's era warcraft etc. The aircraft carrir pretty much was a living city to sum oit up for the crew, and to think of the technology that...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lexington is an amazing ship, with a history of service to our Navy. Self-guided tours let you explore almost all parts. A theater in the hangar deck has great films. The flight deck has one of every type of plane that has flown off...More

Thank Chairman64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having the opportunity to go on the Lexington was an amazing learning experience. Came off the ship with a great admiration for the people who were stationed on the ship. Thanks for your service.

Thank nkrupa2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum on board the "Blue Ghost" is superb. You need to be in good physical shape to navigate the ship. Most of the museum is not accessible by wheelchair. This is a must for any Corpus Christi visitor.

Thank scrom1970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my children to visit the Lexington. There were alot of interactive exhibits and the volunteers were a treasure trove of information. I would reccomend paying the 3.50 for the lexingtons parking lot as the street parking can be a nightmare.

Thank Tonymeneely1213
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I serrved aboard this ship for 14 months in 1975 - 1976. I was assigned to it as the NIS Special Agent Afloat. The “Lex” sailed the Gulf of Mexico, endlessly it seemed, while the noise of catapult launchings, screaming jet engines and tail hook...More

Thank ByGeorge75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Has a number of cool aircraft on the flight deck, a set of guns my kids (teenagers) could sit in/on and "operate" (physically rotate in various axis by turning dials), plenty of models and displays on WWII and other vessels. Volunteers (in yellow shirts) provided...More

Thank P B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The USS Lexington is a wonderful opportunity to get a glimpse into what it might have been like to serve in the United States Navy. Yes, if you visit the attraction during the summer it will be hot. But, that is to be expected and...More

Thank Teachgz
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martinhouse68
22 August 2017|
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Response from JMart22 | Reviewed this property |
I've never done a guided tour on the USS Lexington. There are some great exhibits and plenty of signs to guide you through. Save time for the IMAX theatre as well.
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Kate V
10 July 2017|
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Response from russellbW1191YD | Reviewed this property |
The only A/C that I encountered was in the theater.
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Ramon M
9 June 2017|
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
I believe their was a sign as you walk the ramp to the ship and it was a NO.
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