The Flight Deck

Experience our most popular self-guided tour

The most popular of all tours, this self-guided experience includes an up close look at 20 aircraft aboard from the National Museum of Naval Aviation. You’ll also get a look at the anti-aircraft guns, landing gear—and get a true education in naval history.

The Flight Deck is wheelchair accessible. The LEX LIFT elevator takes those unable to climb stairs, to the Flight Deck.

Other must-sees:

  • Navigation bridge
  • The Plank
  • Arresting gear
  • Anti-aircraft guns
  • Cool photo ops!
LEX TA-4 SKYHAWK

TA-4 SKYHAWK

April 5, 2017

LEX T-34B-MENTOR

T-34B MENTOR

April 5, 2017

T-2C-BUCKEYE

T-2C BUCKEYE

April 5, 2017

T-28B TROJAN

April 5, 2017

LEX SNJ-5-TEXAN

SNJ-5 TEXAN

April 5, 2017

LEX SBD-3-DAUNTLESS

SBD-3 DAUNTLESS

April 5, 2017

LEX N3N-YELLOW-PERIL

N3N YELLOW PERIL

April 5, 2017

KA-3B-SKYWARRIOR

KA-3B SKYWARRIOR

April 5, 2017

GH-3 NIGHTINGALE

GH-3 NIGHTINGALE

April 5, 2017

LEX F9F-8T-COUGAR

F9F-8T COUGAR

April 5, 2017

F2H-2 BANSHEE

April 5, 2017

LEX FA-18-HORNET

F/A-18 HORNET

April 5, 2017

F-4A PHANTOM II

April 5, 2017

LEX F-14-TOMCAT

F-14 TOMCAT

April 5, 2017

LEX AH-1S-COBRA

AH-1S COBRA

April 5, 2017

A-6E-INTRUDER

A-6E Intruder

April 5, 2017

TA-4B-SKYHAWK

A-4B SKYHAWK

April 5, 2017

TA-4B-SKYHAWK-BLUE-ANGEL

A-4 SKYHAWK

April 5, 2017

A-7B-CORSAIR-II2

A-7B CORSAIR II

April 5, 2017

TBM-3E AVENGER

TBM-3E AVENGER

April 5, 2017

Visit

Ready to come aboard? The USS Lexington is open year-round, seven days a week for touring and special events.

Tours

We have several options for self or group tours. Whichever you choose, touring this 16-deck, 33,000-ton aircraft carrier is something you have to see.

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