Patriots Day Overnight Program

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Patriots Day Overnight Program

September 10, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - September 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am

The USS Hornet Sea, Air, & Space Museum will be hosting an overnight program on Sunday September 10th. If you are looking for a unique and special evening, please come join us.

Included in the overnight is admission to the museum on Monday September 11th to take part in our commemorative celebration.

The Aircraft Carrier Hornet Foundation preserves and honors the legacy of USS Hornet, a National and State Historic Landmark, and its role in naval aviation history, the defense of our country, the Apollo Program, and exploration of space. The USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum connects the greatest generation of Americans with future generations, educating and inspiring them to meet the challenges they will face in the days to come.

Come aboard and experience a night in the life of a sailor on a WWII aircraft carrier. This event is open to adults, families, and groups.

  • Sleep in restored berthing compartments where the real Hornet crew lived
  • Enjoy dinner and breakfast in the Crew’s Mess
  • Learn about this famous aircraft carrier’s daring exploits
  • Explore the key areas in the ship and the historical naval aircraft on board
  • Learn about NASA’s Apollo 11 and Apollo 12 space missions that put the first humans on the Moon
  • Ride the Flight Simulator – experience what it’s like to catapult and fly from the carrier
  • Earn a special crew member patch & certificate!
  • Ample Free Parking

This price includes dinner and breakfast in the original crew’s mess hall, personalized tours, shared berthing in the original crew’s compartments, a ride in the flight simulator, and a certificate and coupon for a future visit! Remember to bring a sleeping bag, pillow, flashlight, and toothbrush!



September 10, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
September 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am

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