USS Iowa

The USS Iowa (BB-61) is open to the public at Berth 87 located at 250 S.Harbor Blvd., San Pedro, CA 90731.

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Driving Directions:


  • The USS Iowa is open daily from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Owned and operated by the nonprofit Pacific Battleship Center (PBC), IOWA has become a popular destination at the L.A. Waterfront. Dedicated to “Celebrating the American Spirit” through the preservation and interpretation of Battleship IOWA, the PBC’s goal is to share the accomplishments and sacrifices of American patriots and to engage visitors in unique and exciting ways that bring the ship to life by connecting the past with the future.


  • General Admission Adult (18-61) – $23.95
  • General Admission Youth (6-17) – $15.95
  • General Admission Seniors (62+) – $20.95
  • General Admission Active/Ret/Reserve Military (w/ID) – $19.95
  • Children 5 and under free
  • Tickets can be purchased at the ship.
  • For Group discounts, membership, and to purchase tickets in advance please visit:


  • $2.00 per hour to maximum of $20:00
  • Parking is located at 1st St. and Harbor Blvd.

Address, Phone & Website:

  • Pacific Battleship Center
    USS IOWA BB-61
    250 South Harbor Blvd.
    Berth 87
    San Pedro, CA 90731
  • 877-4-IOWA-61 ( 877-446-9261 )
  • Pacific Battleship Website


The USS Iowa (BB-61) is gently pushed to her permanent mooring at Berth 87 on Saturday, June 9, 2012. The USS Iowa (BB-61) is now open daily at Berth 87. – Welcome USS Iowa! – Click photo to enlarge.