Pampanito Programs


School Group Day Tours

Here’s your opportunity to get a first-hand look at a once-secret naval vessel that helped to win World War II;  the USS Pampanito (SS-383). The Pampanito is a World War II fleet submarine and provides an excellent field trip experience for classes exploring the history of World War II or for other educational groups seeking an out-of-the-ordinary experience.    We offer a discounted rate of admission for school groups.


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Submarine Science School

Join the crew of the USS Pampanito and learn the workings of WWII submarine technology. During their “patrol”, students explore and experiment with the basic scientific principles that enable a submarine to work.


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Youth Group Overnight 

Spend the night aboard the historic World War II submarine USS Pampanito (SS-383). This unique educational experience is open to all organized youth groups. Groups receive a guided tour of the submarine as well as off-limit areas to the general public. The USS Pampanito is located at Pier 45, at the foot of Taylor Street, in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco.


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