Are you ready for a Shipboard Adventure? All Hands On Deck!

USS Salem (CA-139) is a Des Moines-class heavy cruiser completed for the United States Navy shortly after World War II and commissioned in 1949. The second ship of her class, she was the world’s last heavy cruiser to enter service and the last remaining.

Overnight Adventures

Overnight Adventures offer unique, hands-on activities that include simulated combat situations such as radar tracking, damage control and simulated fire fighting, as well as scavenger hunts, cold water survival, hoisting, and first aid lessons.

Educational Field Trips

Explore areas of the ship that are off-limits to regular guests, sleep in the same bunks used by naval personnel, and eat in the same mess decks. Let the adventures begin!

Guided Group Tours

We offer private guided group tours, discounted rates for large groups, and can include access to function rooms.

Birthday Parties

Birthday celebrations for all ages. Celebrate the young and young at heart aboard the USS Salem. The birthday VIP will be honorary the Officer of the Day, and much more!

Special Events

The USS Salem offers a new and unique function space for groups of all sizes. The Salem’s historic atmosphere creates a unique backdrop for any event.

Paranormal Experience

 A guided five hour paranormal investigation aboard USS Salem. There will be PLENTY of surprises, special events and guest investigators this season so stay tuned!