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USS Blueback Submarine Tour

Program
Field Trip @ OMSI
Type & Format
Duration
45 min
Grade Level
K-12, Adult
Subject
Physical, Tech + Engineering, Early Childhood
Season
Year-Round
Cost
$
3
Per
Person


This program must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.

Climb aboard the USS Blueback, a retired US Navy submarine, and take a fascinating tour of a vessel where 85 crew members once worked, slept and ate for months at a time. Discover how submarines float, dive and surface. Explore the control room and the crew’s quarters. Peer through a periscope, touch a torpedo and learn about sonar.

Note: Children must be at least three years old to tour the submarine.

This program takes place on the USS Blueback Submarine. Combine a submarine tour with a submarine lab during your field trip to the museum.

A minimum of 2 weeks' advance notice is required for all registration requests. If you have questions, please contact us at 503.797.4661 or register@omsi.edu.

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