Through Friday, November 30th, 2012 10 am - 5:00 pm (last boarding at 4:30 pm) daily

Saturday, December 1st, 2012 – Friday, March 1st, 2013 the hours will change to noon - 5:00 pm (last boarding at 4:30 pm) weekends only

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 – Sunday, December 1st, 2013 10 am - 5:00 pm (last boarding at 4:30 pm) daily


Requin Tech Tours
History of the USS Requin
More about submarines
How a submarine dives




Come aboard to learn how 80 men used their expertise, humor and sheer ingenuity to carve out a rough and adventurous life during Requin's lengthy defense and scientific missions, some of which are still classified to this day! State-of-the-art and battle ready when she set out just days before the end of World War II, USS Requin holds the distinction of being the Navy's first Radar Picket submarine.

Plan your visit to this uniquely immersive experience today.

USS Requin Behind-the-Scenes Tech Tours

Watch for dates in Summer 2013

Now you can delve deeper into the science and technology of submarines. Go behind the scenes of the USS Requin, and into areas rarely seen by the visiting public! See how these amazing vessels and their crew faced challenges and life underwater. Explore un-restored compartments, see the Conning Tower, and check out the periscope! For ages 15 and up; tour size is limited to 12 people. Full mobility is required. Call 412.237.1637 to register.


Please note: USS Requin requires full physical mobility. The Requin is moored on the Ohio River at Carnegie Science Center. It may close without notice due to weather or river conditions.