Experience the U-505 submarine like never before... from your living room.

Board the U-505 submarine, the actual craft that stalked the waters of the Atlantic before it was blown to the surface and captured on June 4, 1944. From the cramped quarters to the feel of battle, it's an interactive walk through a piece of history that you'll never forget.

  • Every Saturday & Sunday from March 13 to June 27
  • For all ages
  • 45 min.
  • This online experience requires a ticket purchased in advance.

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Prepare to Board

Complete with dramatic lighting and sound effects, the tour lets you experience life aboard this sub firsthand in the days leading up to her capture. The intimate tour (max 20 guests via Zoom) lasts about 25 minutes, followed by a question-and-answer session.


General Public: Adults $15, Children (3-11) FREE
Members: Adults $14, Children (3-11) FREE


Saturdays at 11 a.m.
Sundays at 1 p.m.

  • May 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30
  • June 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

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Tour tips and notes

  • Tickets are limited to 20 participants per tour and advanced tickets are required (one ticket per adult; child tickets are free).
  • You’ll receive a separate email with your dedicated Zoom link approx. 30 minutes after your purchase.
  • Please arrive at least five minutes early to your tour. If new to Zoom, make sure your device meets the Zoom system requirements and test your internet connection by joining a test meeting prior to your tour. 
  • Parents of young children: this tour discusses and briefly replicates the wartime conditions on a submarine, including mention of casualties and some sound effects.