• USS Requin Submarine
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USS Requin Submarine



A uniquely immersive experience!

Come aboard to learn how 80 men used their expertise, humor and sheer ingenuity to carve out a rough and adventurous life during Requin's lengthy defense and scientific missions, some of which are still classified to this day! State-of-the-art and battle ready when she set out just days before the end of World War II, USS Requin holds the distinction of being the Navy's first Radar Picket submarine.

Plan your visit to this uniquely immersive experience today!

USS Requin Hours

Open daily (Weather  and river conditions  permitting)
10 am - 4:30 pm daily

Carnegie Science Center will be closed on Tuesday, Sept. 8.
The USS Requin submarine will be open from 10 am - 4:30 pm.
Go directly down to the submarine to purchase a walk-on ticket.

Behind-the-Scenes Tech Tours

Aug. 9 – SOLD OUT

9 - 11 am

Go behind the scenes of USS Requin and into areas rarely seen by the visiting public! See how these amazing vessels and their crew faced challenges and life underwater. Explore un-restored compartments, see the conning tower, and check out the periscope! Call 412.237.1637 to register.

For ages 15 and up; tour size is limited to 12 people. Full mobility is required.

Cost: $15 members / $20 non-members

Please note: USS Requin requires full physical mobility. The Requin is moored on the Ohio River at Carnegie Science Center. It may close without notice due to weather or river conditions.

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