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Battleship Iowa Curator's Tour

  • 250 S Harbor Blvd, Berth 87 San Pedro, California (map)

Join Battleship IOWA’s Curator Dave Way on this never before seen in depth look at the Battleship IOWA. This four and a half hour tour includes a short film on the tow of IOWA from San Francisco to Los Angeles, an one hour history presentation, a 1 ½ hour guided tour to decks that are off limits to everyday guests, a behind the scenes presentation of compartments that are still off limits, a Q&A Session, souvenir photo and a buffet lunch. Don’t miss out on this awesome chance to take a look at IOWA's Brig, Barbershop, Post Office, Library, Chief Petty Officers' Mess, and more! Space is limited so book today!


  1. Iowa’s stern flight deck
  2. Main Deck Enlisted berthing – Camp Battleship
  3. 01 Level Officer’s Stateroom passageway
  4. Combat Engagement Center (CEC)
  5. Aft, Port Second Deck Extension
  6. Ship’s Library 
  7. Chief Petty Officers Galley, Mess, and Lounge 
  8. Enlisted Barber ship
  9. Taylor shop, former cobbler shop, and laundry 
  10. Brig (jail) 
  11. Museum armor display 
  12. Enlisted Mess and Galley 
  13. Second Deck walk through 
  14. Broadway Tunnel 
  15. Aft Battery Plot room 
  16. Boiler Room number 4
  17. Engine Room number 2 
Earlier Event: February 11
Tall Ship Adventures, Dining at Sea
Later Event: February 12
"An Ocean Away" Cast and Crew Screening