Visit the American Undersea Warfare Center and immerse yourself in our National Heritage. Take your time exploring these historic WWII vessels on a self-guided tour or with one of our tour guides. Capture the experience as a predator patrolling underwater in the Pacific or as the protector of Allied forces in the North Atlantic. Gain a unique memory of being on the USS Cavalla, a World War II submarine that sank a Japanese aircraft carrier involved in the Pearl Harbor attacks, or the USS Stewart, the only Edsall-class destroyer escort preserved in the United States.
You can experience the history, mystery, and sacrifices the of crews standing watch on these WWII fighting vessels.
Group Sleepover Visits
Spring and Summer Camps
Birthday Parties/Day Camps
Military or Special Ceremonies
Get a first look at the American Undersea Warfare Center and notice the history on display, the vista views of Pelican Island, or the majesty of our WWII vessels and the men and women who restore and maintain them. Check out the 360 views of both ships. Click below to view our photo gallery.
Are you coming for a visit? Check out our webcams for up to date weather and water conditions. Get an overhead view of the USS Cavalla, USS Stewart, and catch a passing cruise ship!
Click below to view our web cameras.
It’s a brand new year! The CHF Staff and Board of Directors hope your 2018 will be one to remember! To help ensure that, take some time to visit us at the American Undersea Warfare Center on Pelican Island. Better yet, volunteer as a Tour Guide or help maintain our historic WWII monuments. Just give us a call at 409.770.3196.
Looking for a unique Valentines Day activity? Bring your loved ones out to Seawolf Park, walk the pier, tour our WWII submarine and ship, sit on the deck and listen and watch passing ships and frolicking dolphins. Add some 1940s era swing music and you have a fantastic, historic trip back in time. See us today!
Also, look for our float in Galveston’s great Mardi Gras parades!
Wear your beads to the park!