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The Queen Mary, Long Beach

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Once a luxurious ocean liner, today The Queen Mary is home to a hotel, restaurants, and numerous exhibits. Take one of the guided tours to learn about the history of the ship, including its construction and service in WWII. A variety of other tours are available, such as an exploration of the ship’s haunted past and a journey into the historic submarine. After getting your fill of history, browse some of the stores. A nautical-themed gift makes a great souvenir. Don’t leave without sampling some of the onboard drinking and dining options. The 1930’s-themed observation bar, once the liner’s first-class lounge, offers superb ocean views. Add The Queen Mary to your Long Beach travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Long Beach travel route planner.
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  • this is not just the marine historical place to pay visit there were a very charm place to get education to learn about the sci and the entertainment also 
    this is not just the marine historical place to pay visit there were a very charm place to get education to learn about the sci and the entertainment also  more »
  • I love history and I love haunted places, so this was a great place to explore from me. You can explore so much of the ship at your leisure, or you can participate in a haunted tour. I roamed around the ship from 2:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. by myself just exploring freely and spooking myself out. We stayed in a cabin for a couple of nights and it was very comfortable. They had a great mix of comfort and convenience along with original fittings, fixtures, decorations that really take you back in time. The ship has numerous exhibits, Museum areas, tons of information to learn from. The staff were very friendly, including the captain who we met at one of the bars on board - he was not drinking, just doing the rounds and introducing himself. We ate at the Winston Churchill restaurant, the food was fantastic and the atmosphere was phenomenal. I enjoyed being on this ship so much and I would love to go back.
  • My wife and I stayed at the Queen Mary for our honeymoon in 2017 and it was the best hotel stay we've yet had. They upgraded our room for free, delivered us champagne and chocolate Strawberries as a wedding present, and gave us a free ghost tour on our last day. The ship itself is a fun little museum experience and getting to have coffee on the deck is something you don't want to miss. I'm sad to hear about all the recent issues the ship has had, I really recommend seeing it while you still can.

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