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The National Civil War Naval Museum at Port Columbus

1002 Victory Dr
Columbus, GA 31901

706-327-9798
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Visit The National Civil War Naval Museum, and discover the most pivotal period of naval history. Follow Admiral Farragut onto a replica of his flagship, USS Hartford. Go below deck and see where the sailors slept, ate and passed time. Climb on board the famous ironclad CSS Albemarle, recreated at dock in Plymouth, NC. Then, stand at the bow of the CSS Jackson and view the 225-foot-long hull of the largest surviving Civil War ironclad in the world. Step aboard the newly opened USS Water Witch steamship recreation. Collections include thousands of books, many extremely rare, documents, articles, photographs, paintings and magazines, all noting Civil War naval history topics.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 12:30PM - 4:30PM
    Monday: 12:30PM - 4:30PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adult $7.50

    Children 6 & under FREE

    Seniors/Active Duty Military $6.50

    Students $6.00

    Discounts

    AAA, Group Discount, Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Maps & Brochures Available, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Comp Policy, Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available, Group Reservations Required , Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    185, 85

    Payment Options

    Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Victorian Christmas Open House

    Victorian Christmas Open House

    12/05/2015 - 12/06/2015

    The real Santa Claus is coming back to town, and he's setting up shop at the National Civil War Naval Museum! Join us for our Victorian Christmas Open House, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 5-6, 2015. Enjoy carolers, museum tours, concert by the Columbus Brass, a reading of the classic "Twas the Night Before Christmas," unique shopping, hospitality from Twelfth Street Deli/Fountain City Coffee, and our Victorian-era Santa, who will also be appearing in Uptown Columbus' Broadway Holiday parade. Free... read more