The Glory Days Historical Tour

You’ve heard the stories, the myths and legends, but now get the straight scoop about the majestic Queen Mary.

Delve into the ship’s expansive past, including her groundbreaking construction, her time as a troopship during WWII and of course, her glory days as the world’s most luxurious and technologically advanced ocean liner.

The Glory Days Historical Tour is full of interesting anecdotes, fun facts and compelling true-stories about the legendary Queen Mary, including her service during WWII.

Guests can learn the incredible true story of The Queen Mary's involvement in WWII and how she played a pivotal role in guiding the Allied Forces to victory.

Nicknamed the “Grey Ghost” after receiving a hauntingly stark paint job, the ship’s impressive speed and size made it an ideal troop hauler often carrying as many as 16,683 men in a single voyage.

During her tour of duty, the Queen Mary set various world records for speed and cargo adding another layer to her already impressive tapestry of work.


Hours: EVERY DAY at 11:15AM, 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, 4:15, 5:15 & 6:15PM and takes approximately 1 hour. (*Note: Hours may vary.)
Pricing: Available option as part of the Grand Passport, First-Class Passport, Queen Mary Passport, Aquarium Combo, and USS IOWA Combo. Groups of 15 or more may call 562-499-1718 for discounted group rates. 
Map: The Queen Mary can get confusing. Download our map and bring it with you! 
Parking: $18/day, $22/overnight, $27/valet parking  (Subject to change based on Special Event schedule here.)

Please note: Due to the historic nature of the vessel we are unable to guarantee access to any specific room or location on our tours, Also not all areas are easily accessible by guests with mobility issues.