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U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum

Southard St, Key West, FL 33040
+1 305-292-5072
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What a nice piece of history.

After many attempts with bad timing on our part, we finally got to board the Ingham. It is an... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Laura A
Unexpected Fun!!

We were looking for a parking spot, and happened upon the US Coast Guard Cutter Ingham. Our boy... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Ann M
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Albany, New York
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327 Foot museum ship from WWII and Viet Nam. It is a National Historic Landmark. INGHAM served our country from 1936 to 1988 and in 1985 was the most decorated ship in United States Service as noted in a letter from President Ronald Reagan in the exhibit room. Open: Tuesday thru Saturday 10am to 4pm.
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Southard St, Key West, FL 33040
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

After many attempts with bad timing on our part, we finally got to board the Ingham. It is an amazing part of history. Take your time and look at the details. My husband could have spent all day there.

1  Thank Laura A
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We were looking for a parking spot, and happened upon the US Coast Guard Cutter Ingham. Our boy scout tween was intrigued, but the rest of us were skeptical - until we stepped aboard and took the tour... incredibly informative and really interesting! History came...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Very neat to go through. They kept exactly everything as it was, like it was frozen in time. And on Saturdays they have happy hour on the boat! It is slightly away from everything so if you're looking for something that's fun and historic and...More

1  Thank Christine A
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The boat is HUGE!!! We went they this very slowly so it took us almost 2 hours. We wanted to read every sign and see everything. It was very interesting to see how our men in the coast guard lived do so long on this...More

1  Thank Crystal_and_Jeff
Reviewed 23 August 2016

You absolutely cannot go to Key West and not visit this place. The history on this vessel is amazing.

Thank Ron A
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

What a beautifully restored ship she is! Nothing has changed since she was decommissioned in the late 80's. A wonderful piece of history that these folks have chosen to restore. The tour is self guided and totally worth it. On fridays and Saturdays you can...More

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Went there to see the sunset on a Friday night. The museum is closed but the deck is open for sunset. The admission is $5 which includes a drink. Great view, breeze, cold beer and friendly staff, what else can you ask for?

Thank Chu Z
Reviewed 6 August 2016

What a good experience from start to end. Amazing history and the possibility to visit this legendary ship. Parking was a bit tricky. Suggest to go early in the day, so it does not get too hot. No air conditioning. Great visit with kids.

Thank ebriones68
Reviewed 5 August 2016

My husband and I went to the Coast Guard Cutter Ingham and were truly awed. This ship is amazing, its size and history are inspiring. A must see if your in Key West and it's only $10!

Thank Steph D
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Nice job keeping her spruced up, as a young Coastie in the 70's I was trained by a boatswain mate from the Ingham, Great to see her afloat.

Thank wagoside
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kiester
30 July 2017|
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Response from jenjmurray | Reviewed this property |
Within a 10 minute walking distance
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SAMinott
18 April 2017|
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Response from places2c25 | Reviewed this property |
This comes 2 months late but others have stated, there is no food or cafe on board.
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kjschembs
18 July 2016|
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Response from William V | Property representative |
Sunset happy hour is only on Friday and Saturday evening from 1 hour before Sunset until...check the paper or App for sunset time as it changes daily. Boarding fee is $5.00 which buys your first drink. Beer wine and Sangria... More
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