After the conference we attended the Maritime Museum of San Diego which turned out to be an amazing experience.  The museum has an impreseive flotilla including:

  • Star of India, 1863 merchant bark
  • Berkeley, 1898 ferryboat from the San Francisco Bay area
  • Californian, 1984 replica of 1847 cutter C.W. Lawrence and official tall ship of the state of California
  • Medea, 1904 steam yacht that served in both World Wars
  • Pilot, 1914 harbor pilot boat
  • HMS Surprise, a 1970 replica of a Royal Navy frigate. Surprise was used in the film Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World The ship also made an appearance in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides as HMS Providence.
  • B-39, Soviet Foxtrot class submarine
  • USS Dolphin, diesel-electric submarine launched in 1968 and decommissioned in 2007
Source: Wikipedia

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