"The Flight Deck Filled with Aircraft from All Four Branches of the United States’ Armed Service!"
Whether you're a history buff, an aviation enthusiast or just someone who has always wondered what it's like to live in the cramped quarters of an aircraft carrier, you'll be awestruck by sheer size of the USS Intrepid, a WWII-era aircraft carrier that was once home to 3,000 service men and women. Today the Intrepid Museum displays an aircraft collection that reflects some of the greatest achievements in American military history. And how better to learn about it all than by climbing right in the cockpit?
- Spring/Summer hours (April 1 - Oct. 31): Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays & Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Fall/Winter hours (Nov. 1 - Mar. 31): Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Closed Monday, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
The Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum is located on the west side of Manhattan on Pier 86, at 12th Ave. and 46th Street.