Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum
Located in Mount Pleasant, Charleston County, SC.
40 Patriots Point Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4377
Official web site
Patriots Point is a great place to visit and learn about military history. Located on Charleston Harbor, it is home to several historic boats, displays, and monuments. Onboard the USS Yorktown are dozens of displays devoted to maritime and naval history, the Congressional Medal of Honor Society's museum and headquarters, and more than twenty historic military aircraft. On the shore is a full-size replica of a Navy Advance Tactical Support Base from the Vietnam era, and a gift shop.
Features and Facilities
Hours of Operation
- 9:00a-6:30p every day except December 25
- Closes early on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and New Years Eve
Admission or Parking Fee
- Children (ages 0 - 5), Free
- Youth (ages 6 - 11), $11.00
- Adults, $18.00
- Senior Citizens, $15.00
- Active Duty Military, $15.00
- Parking, $5.00 per vehicle per day
How to Get There
Take I-26 to exit #212 and go east on I-526 for 20.8 kilometers (12.9 miles). After the freeway ends, continue on Chuck Dawley Blvd., which eventually turns into Coleman Blvd. Turn left onto Patriots Point Road.
Latitude 32.7889, Longitude -79.9058
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