At the entrance of the USS Midway Museum’s new Battle of Midway Theater and exhibit two planes triumphantly hang. The SBD Dauntless and the F4F Wildcat. Watch a time-lapse of the USS Midway Museum Airwing crew lifting the F4F Wildcat! Video by Duane Trammell source

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A special presentation by the USS Midway Membership Department, “The Cost of Freedom: From Auschwitz to Afghanistan”. Midway members had the exclusive opportunity to relive the stories of a concentration camp survivor and a wounded warrior; how they endured, survived, and carry on today. ABOUT MIDWAY The USS Midway Museum is a historic naval ship […]

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USS Midway Members gathered at yet another terrific Live the Adventure presentation entitled “FIRE! Every Sailor’s Greatest Fear.” This event highlighted the many harrowing stories of heroic efforts when fighting fires at sea. Fires are one of the most dangerous risks for crew and property with tons of fuel, electrical equipment, bombs, missiles, jet planes, […]

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On Saturday, September 15, 2018 over 1 thousand San Diegans came together on the flight deck of the USS Midway Museum to form the shape of a heart by standing side-by-side. This unifying act was a special message of THANKS to those who protect our freedoms at home and abroad. Thank you to the thousands […]

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What’s your favorite TOP GUN movie quote? Guests for Midway’s annual Top Gun Movie Nights had no problem reciting (or singing!) their favorite! Watch a clip from this SELL OUT event and leave us a comment below with your favorite Top Gun Quote! FOLLOW #TopGunOnMidway for more photos and videos of this event on Instagram […]

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Ship Historian, Karl Zingheim is back at it on May 27 at 12:30 pm PST, with a special episode of Destination Midway featuring American hero and naval aviator, Vice Adm. Paul Ilg. ➪ ➪ WATCH LIVE STREAM HERE on May 27: https://youtu.be/IbToWvgH7eM Naval aviation has always been dangerous. During combat, it can be life threatening. […]

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Ship Historian, Karl Zingheim is back at it on May 27 at 12:30 pm PDT, with a special episode of Destination Midway featuring American hero and naval aviator, Vice Adm. Paul Ilg. Naval aviation has always been dangerous. During combat, it can be life threatening. In 1965, then Lt. Paul Ilg, an A-4 Skyhawk attack […]

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The San Diego Master Chorale honored men and women of the armed forces with a dedicated performance from the USS Midway Museum flight deck. Please enjoy, “Patriotism During a Pandemic.” For this Memorial Day event, Music Director John K. Russell selected a special program including the classic “Alleluia” by Randall Thompson to reflect and remember […]

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Live: Memorial Day Wreath Ceremony aboard the USS Midway Museum Honoring our fallen heroes on Memorial Day. ABOUT MIDWAY The USS Midway Museum is a historic naval ship museum and the most visited ship museum in the world, comprised of over 60 exhibits and 30 restored aircraft. Midway is located at 910 N Harbor Dr. […]

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