U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, Key West

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Learn about one of the country’s most decorated ships when you tour U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum. First serving in World War II before being retrofitted for the Vietnam War and the Cuban Crisis, it now serves as a national memorial to those killed in action while it was at sea. View artifacts and photos of the ship during its service as you explore all its levels and shop for items such as Coast Guard challenge coins in the gift shop afterward. Be mindful of the steep steps aboard. Using our international travel planner, Key West attractions like U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This is a part of our history that spans from pre WWII thru Viet Nam. The ship is being kelp in great shape by a dedicated group of mostly volenteers. The tour takes about 1 hour and if like me you ar...  more »
  • What a history! 52 years of service to our country - during WWII, the Vietnamese War, the Mariel Boat Lift & the war against narcotics. The best exhibit in Key West! Makes you proud to be an American!...  more »
  • Seeing a cutter with such brilliant history come back to live is amazing. What did the crew do on a daily basis? How did they do it: where and how did they sleep, eat, entertain, make decisions! USCG ...  more »