Group Information

The American Victory Ship Mariners Museum is one of the country’s most historic icons.  Built in 1945 in only 55 days, the AmVic is now one of only 4 fully-functioning vessels in the USA. Having served in WWII, Korea and Vietnam, the AmVic made its way to the Channelside District of Tampa 10 years ago. Inside the steel, the stories of those who served so bravely are shared.  You will find rare photographs, uniforms, medals and precious documents.  Walk the planks and witness three level cargo holds, radio and gyro rooms. hospital, galley, weaponry, steering stations, flying bridge, signaling equipment, wheelhouse, mess halls, crew cabins, lifeboats, cargo equipment and the engine room.  Our trained docents will take you on an educational and historic journey through time. Explore a ship of a bygone era.

Hours: Sunday and Monday 12pm-5pm, Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm.

Regular Admission Prices: $10/adults; $5/youths 4-12; $8/seniors 65+; $8/veterans; $8/students with school ID

Group Sales: The AmVic loves groups and welcomes you aboard with docent-led tours that are customized to your age group, interest level and goals.  From schools, youth organizations and senior organizations to church groups, veteran organizations, tour groups and more, groups of 10 or more can save with our group sales division.

Prices for Groups of 10 or more: $8/adults; $6/seniors 65+; $6/veterans; $4/youths 4-12.

Group Policy: Once making your reservation, a 50% deposit will be required within 10 days of receiving your confirmation.  The remaining balance is not due until you arrive which means you only pay for the tickets you actually use!  Should your final number of guests change from the time you receive your confirmation, you must notify the group sales department within one week of your visit.  If we do not receive notification, no refunds will be allowed.  Full cancellations must be made one week in advance of your group’s visit in order to receive a full refund.  If your group cancels with less than one weeks notice, 25% of your deposit will be kept as a cancellation penalty.

Please not the AmVic does not allow double discounts. Thank you.

For group bookings, write to or call 813.228.8766.