Come aboard The USS Yorktown and hear the stories of the American Heroes who lived, died, and are still rumored to be here today.
Commissioned in 1943, the “Fighting Lady” was once manned by over 3,000 people and designed to fight off enemies all over the globe during WWII.
You will hear stories of their ultimate sacrifice and heroism as the people that once inhabited this ship dedicated their lives to the service of our country and to this great ship.
This tour gives you exclusive night time access to areas of the ship that are closed to the public, including access to the flight deck after dark.
Highlights may include:
• Maritime Superstitions
• Unusual Ship Christening
• Captain Jocko Clark
• Tragedy in the Forecastle
• Smokey Stover
• Mysterious Sailor Disappearance