USS PAMPANITO (SS-383)
Hard Hat Tours
Here's your opportunity to get a first-hand look at one of the once-secret naval vessels that helped to win World War II; The USS Pampanito (SS-383). Participate in an after hours guided walk through of the USS Pampanito, lead by a member of the education staff, and see first hand areas of the submarine normally off limits to visiting guests. You and your group will be lead through the interior of the submarine and have an opportunity to crawl through the submarine’s super structure, the below deck levels of the “Lower Flats” plus a tour and explanation of the Conning Tower and gun deck. Tours will also include a discussion of how the “Silent Service” contributed to the Allied victory of World War II and what Pampanito’s crew did to keep the submarine functioning during each war patrol.
Host your next birthday party aboard the World War II submarine USS Pampanito. Enjoy cake and ice cream inside the crew’s mess hall as well as a personalized guided tour through the submarine, lead by one of our education staff or submarine veteran volunteers. Tour includes access to several restricted areas and numerous unique photo opportunities. Birthday Party Tour prices start at $15.00 a person, group is responsible for providing their own food and drinks. For more information, or to book a program, please contact can be booked by contacting the USS Pampanito at (415) 775-1943 ext. 13; or by e-mailing the Pampanito crew.