Plan Your Visit


The LST-325 calls Evansville, Indiana home and is open for tours with seasonal hours throughout the year. Every year in late summer she sails to visit various other ports. In 2019 her volunteer crew will take her to Chattanooga, TN; Decatur, AL; and Aurora, IN. See a complete schedule below.

We are a FULLY OPERATIONAL ship and all tours in Evansville are guided. Standard tours include the Main Deck, Troop Berthing, Tank Deck, Mess Deck, Galley, Stern of ship (Guns and Anchor), Wheel House, Officer's Country, and the Captain's Cabin. This tour includes up to 6 ladders (sets of stairs).

If your party would like to avoid ladders we offer a shorter Main Deck Tour (subject to guide availability) that consists of the History, Guns, the Stern of the ship (Guns and Anchor), and Officer's Country and Galley if possible (must be able to step over hatches).  We also try to make every tour special.  Please call ahead for all Main Deck tours. 

You are allowed to ask questions and take pictures at any point during the tour. We recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes. Heels of any type are not advised. During the summer we recommend carrying water during the tour (available in the Gift Shop) due to the increased temperatures onboard ship. During the winter, bundle up for the weather.


Purchase tickets at the Gift Shop upon your arrival to the ship. Tours are roughly 60 minutes long and start on the hour with the last tour at 3:00 pm.


Ages 6-17: $5

WWII, Korean War Vets: Free

Active Service (with ID): Free

5 and under: Free

Please call ahead with any special needs or time constraints to help us accommodate you.

Group Tours

Group tours are available for parties of 10 or more people.

For Evansville Group Tours please call the Evansville Visitor Center:
812-421-2200 or 1-800-433-3025

Where to Find Us

The USS LST 325 is located just off Waterworks Road just east of downtown Evansville, Indiana 11 months out of the year. During the months of August and September the ship sails to other port cities to share a piece of our nation's history and to educate the public about LSTs and the men who served on them. Click Here for a map of hotels close to us.



JAN 2, 2019–MAR 31,2019 / Evansville, IN

Saturday: 10a–4p Central Time
Weekdays by appt.

Closed Jan 1, 2019 (New Year’s Day).

APR 1–MAY 31, 2019 / Evansville, IN

Sunday: Noon–4p Central Time
Monday: Closed
Tuesday–Saturday: 10a–4p Central Time

Closed April 21, 2019 (Easter).

JUN 1–AUG 21, 2019 / Evansville, IN

Sunday: Noon–4p Central Time
Monday–Saturday: 10a–4p Central Time

Please see Events page for exceptions or closures.

AUG 22–AUG 27, 2019 / Chattanooga, TN
AUG 29–SEPT 3, 2019 / Decatur, AL
SEPT 13–SEPT 16, 2019 / Aurora, IN

10:00a - 5:30p daily

SEPT 18–DEC 30, 2019 / Evansville, IN

Sunday: Noon–4p Central Time
Monday: Closed
Tuesday–Saturday: 10a–4p Central Time

Closed Nov. 28, 2019 (Thanksgiving), Dec. 24–25, 2019 (Christmas Eve–Christmas Day), and Dec. 31, 2019 (New Year’s Eve).