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Tuna Harbor Park, G St and N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
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All reviews bob hope uss midway huge statue iconic statue photo opportunity famous photo sailor kissing fish market restaurant larger than life end of world war ii seward johnson life magazine pearl harbor piece of history nice walk aircraft carrier flight deck
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a humbling experience to stand in the shadow of this iconic statue while the USS Midway towered in the distance. Quite humbling.

Thank Lateboomer1
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love this stature in Tuna park, it's right next door to the Uss Midway. Excellent view of the ocean and many boats. The stature reminds me of an old navy boyfriend I had when I was young, That is why I have a connection...More

Thank otweety
Reviewed 6 days ago

This statute is right outside the USS Midway which is a very appropriate place to have it. It is truly a larger than life statue of the famous photo of the sailors coming back after WWII.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very whimsical presentation of the reaction of many military personnel when World War II ended. Gives the young generation an opportunity to see the reaction to war’s end.

Thank TennesseeFlorence
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful sculpture to the side of the USS Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum. The detail in incredible. A lovely dedication to the memorable photo and a nice photo op.

Thank AliBug
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in San Diego, this is a must see! We enjoyed everything in the harbor area. When there, go see the Bob Hope Memorial to the Armed Services!

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This larger than life sculpture in front of the Midway never gets old - day or night. Great photo op!

Thank shetown12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can see it from the USS Midway but it’s worth walking by it. Makes a beautiful picture on a San Diego sunset.

Thank eastflower
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw this on the way to see the war ships. Stunning! It is a huge sculpture and a must see. You can view from every angle. Take lots of pictures, very interesting.

Thank Ewa213
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful piece of art 22 feet high that captures a very special impulsive moment of happiness during the bleak years of war. This statute is massive and it's location at the waterfront surrounded by ships is just perfect.

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January 28, 2017|
Response from Christi K | Reviewed this property |
55 Tuna Ln, San Diego, CA 92132 It's by the USS Midway Museum
July 31, 2016|
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Response from Nicole W | Reviewed this property |
There is no entrance fee. There's a grassy spot and lots of people, I don't see why you couldn't bring your dog as long as it's on a leash.