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Attractions to explore nearby USS Midway Museum

USS Midway Museum910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

A historical naval aircraft carrier museum. The museum consists of the aircraft carrier Midway. The ship houses an extensive collection of aircraft, many of which were built in Southern California.

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Maritime Museum of San Diego0.81 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

Established in 1948, it preserves one of the largest collections of historic sea vessels in the United States. The centerpiece of the museum's collection is the Star of India, an 1863 ironbark.

San Diego Air & Space Museum2.39 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

An aviation and space exploration museum containing many original and reproductions of historic aircraft and spacecraft.

San Diego Museum of Man2.93 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

This anthropology museum's cultural resources and permanent exhibits focus on the pre-Columbian history of the western Americas, with materials drawn from Native American cultures of the Southern California region, and Mesoamerican civilizations such as the Maya. The museum also holds one of the most important collections of Ancient Egyptian antiquities in the United States, which includes burial masks, figurines, and seven painted wooden coffins. The most extraordinary of these is an extremely

The San Diego Museum of Art3.09 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

Fine arts museum housing a broad collection with particular strength in Spanish art. The exhibits ranges in date from 5000 BC to 2012 AD.

Coronado Bridge3.38 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

A 3,407 meter (2.1 mi) long prestressed concrete/steel girder bridge, crossing over San Diego Bay, linking San Diego with Coronado, California. The pillars supporting the bridge on the eastern end are painted with huge murals as part of Chicano Park, the largest collection of Chicano art murals in the world.

San Diego Zoo3.42 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

With over 4 million visitors, San Diego Zoo is the most visited zoo in the United States. Housing more than 3,500 animals of more than 650 species and subspecies, San Diego Zoo was a pioneer in the concept of open-air, cageless exhibits that re-create natural animal habitats.

Balboa Park3.65 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

1,200-acre (490 ha) urban cultural park. In addition to open space areas, natural vegetation zones, green belts, gardens, and walking paths, it contains museums, several theaters, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo.

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park5.05 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

A state protected historical park commemorating the early days of the City of San Diego and includes many historic buildings from the period 1820 to 1870.

SeaWorld San Diego7.44 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

An animal theme park, oceanarium, outside aquarium, and marine mammal park. Popular for their animal exhibitions and shows.

Cabrillo National Monument7.73 KMs away from USS Midway Museum

Southern tip of the Point Loma Peninsula. It commemorates the landing of Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo at San Diego Bay on September 28, 1542. This event marked the first time a European expedition had set foot on what later became the West Coast of the United States.