PHOTOS: Our Visit to Battleship U.S.S. IOWA in Long Beach, CA

The three main gun turrets on the U.S.S. IOWA

The Web Team recently visited the Battleship U.S.S. IOWA in Long Beach, California. Battleship IOWA is the West Coast’s only Battleship open to the public. Operated by the nonprofit Pacific Battleship Center (PBC), the IOWA opened on July 7, 2012 as an interactive naval museum at the L.A. Waterfront. It is dedicated to “Celebrating the American Spirit” through the preservation and interpretation of the Battleship IOWA. By sharing the accomplishments and sacrifices of American patriots and engaging visitors in unique and exciting ways PBC bring the ship to life by connecting the past with the future. For tickets and more information, visit

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