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 USS Requin’s (SS 481) lengthy defense and scientific missions, some of which are still classified to this day! State-of-the-art and battle ready when it set out just days before the end of World War II, Requin holds the distinction of being the Navy’s first Radar Picket submarine.
Requin (SS 481) Hours
Open Wednesday–Monday: 10 am–4:30 pm
(weather and river conditions permitting) Tuesdays: Closed, except for Dec. 21 and 28
Tour information (weather permitting):
Tours operate at a 20 minute interval with a maximum of 24 people. Timed tickets can be picked up at the Ticket Counter on the first floor. Tours meet at the Requin Gateway on the Ground Floor.