USS EDSON HOURS
December 1 through December 30, 2021 – WE WILL BE CLOSED DECEMBER 11 FOR A PRIVATE EVENT. The USS Edson is available for tours Monday through Saturday between 10 AM and 3 PM. Guests must be off the ship by 4 PM. We will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The museum will close for the season on December 3, 2020 at 3:30 PM.
January and February 2022 – The museum is closed. If you need to reach us, please leave a voice mail or send an email.
March through March 29, 2022– The Museum will open for Spring hours on March 1, weather permitting. The USS Edson will be available for tours from 10 AM to 3 PM Monday through Saturday. Guests must be off the ship by 4 PM. Group tour reservations will be accepted Sundays with 14 days notice. The ship will be closed March 30 through April 3 for a private event.
April 4 through September 15, 2022 – the USS Edson is available for tours 7 days a week from 9 AM to 4 PM. Guests must be off the ship by 5 PM. The ship will be closed April 6 to april 10 for a private event. We will be closing at Noon on Friday April 15 and will be closed on April 17.
September 15 through October 30, 2022 – The USS Edson is available for tours Sunday through Thursday 9 AM to 4 PM, all guests must be off the ship by 5 PM. The ship will be available for tours on Fridays and Saturdays from 9 AM to 3 PM and all guests must be off the ship by 4 PM. The gift shop and office will close at 4:30 PM on days that the ship closes early.
October 31 through November 27, 2022 – The ship will be available for tours seven days a week from 10 Am to 3 PM. Guests must be off the ship by 4 PM. The ship will be closed November 9-13 for a private event. We will also close at Noon on November 23 and reopen at 10 am November 25 for Thanksgiving.
November 28 through December 30, 2022 – The USS Edson is available for tours Monday through Saturday between 10 AM and 3 PM. Guests must be off the ship by 4 PM. We will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The museum will close for the season on December 30, 2020 at 4 PM. We will be closed December 24 and 25.
Please be aware that in cold weather we may open late, close early, or not open at all. You may want to call ahead to verify that we are open during winter months.
GIFT SHOP AND OFFICE HOURS
January and February- By appointment only.
March through December – The office and gift shop will open 30 minutes before the USS Edson opens for tours and will close 30 minutes after USS Edson is closed. The office ift shop will remain open when the ship is closed for private events.
Children 4 to 17: $10
Active Dute: $7 (with ID)
Active Duty in uniform: FREE
Tin Can Sailor Association Member: FREE (with membership proof)
***TOURS ARE SELF-GUIDED UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED***
Group rates and guided tours are available by reservation. Call or Email for information.
TO FIND US ON GOOGLE MAPS: type in “USS Edson, Bay City, MI 48706” TO FIND US ON GPS: DO NOT TYPE IN OUR ADDRESS – YOU WILL NOT FIND US! Use 1645 Marquette Avenue, Bay City, MI 48706 – This building is directly across from our entrance. You will see our signs, follow them to get to the museum. If your equipment allows it, you may also enter the latitude and longitude coordinates 43.6139 N, 83.8689 W.
Hours and prices are subject to change without notice.
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