Welcome to the U.S. Naval Undersea Museum!
If you’re interested in learning more about the Navy’s undersea operations, technology, combat, research, and salvage, you’ve come to the right place! Come for a visit or take a look around our website to see how exceptional people and cutting edge technology create an incredibly capable undersea force.
Marine Mammals: The Navy’s Super Searchers
From finding mines to detecting intruders, Navy dolphins and sea lions carry out missions all over the world. The naturally skilled animals detect objects underwater better than human divers and human-made technology. Learn how marine mammals help protect Sailors, ships and bases in our new exhibit Marine Mammals: The Navy’s Super Searchers, now open!
Exhibit Closure: October 16-20
The permanent exhibits Preserving Peace: The Navy’s Strategic Deterrence Program and Saving Submariners: Submarine Rescue and Escape will be closed beginning on the afternoon of Monday, October 16 for facility upgrades. The exhibits will reopen on Saturday, October 21.