Uss Albacore and its collection

Uss Albacore

The USS Albacore (AGSS-569) is an experimental submarine of the United States Navy. It was named after the English term for the white tuna, Thunnus alalunga. This submarine was a significant part of the US Navy's history and played a crucial role in the development of modern submarine design.

The USS Albacore as a Museum Ship

The USS Albacore was decommissioned in 1972 and has been on display as a monument and museum ship in Portsmouth, New Hampshire since 1986. Visitors can explore the submarine and learn about its history and the role it played in the development of submarine technology.

The USS Albacore as a National Historic Landmark

On November 4, 1989, the USS Albacore was designated as a National Historic Landmark of the United States. This recognition underscores the significant role the submarine played in the history of the US Navy and the development of submarine technology.

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Uss Albacore
569 Submarine Way Portsmouth
NH 03801 Portsmouth
New Hampshire

Visitor information Uss Albacore

Opening hours

une to October 11 (Columbus Day) 2023 - Monday through Sunday 9:30 AM - 5:30PM


October 12, 2022 to December 18, 2023 - Monday through Sunday, 9:30AM - 4:30PM

CLOSED: December 18, 2023 through Mid-February, 2024


Spring Hours: Mid-Feb through Memorial Day 9:30AM to 4:30PM


Active Duty MilitaryFree
Child (5-14)$5.00
Family (2 adults, max. 2 children-age 14 and under)$25.00
Retired Military$8.00

Children Under 2 years of age are not allowed on board
Large Scheduled Group and School Tour Rate / Reservations Required: (10+ ppl) $8 adult, $3 child 14 & under


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Location & Map

569 Submarine Way Portsmouth, Portsmouth

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