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Navy birthday celebration

Navy birthday celebration


The USS Slater will celebrate the Navy's 246th birthday on October 13 at 9:00 AM.

Join us in celebrating the U.S. Navy’s 246th birthday this Wednesday October 13th at 9:00 AM. All are welcome as USS SLATER’s Volunteer of the Year, Charles Starks, is honored by the Capital Region Chief Petty Officers Association. All U.S. Navy Veterans can tour USS SLATER with no admission fee in celebration. Tours will begin at the conclusion of the ceremony.

Admission is charged for tours of USS SLATER. Adults: $9.00, Seniors: $8.00, Children: $7.00, and children under 5 years old are admitted for free.

USS SLATER, the last Destroyer Escort afloat in America, is open to the public for her 24th season in Albany. Guided tours start every 30 minutes. No reservations are required. USS SLATER is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 AM to 4 PM, through Sunday November 28th 2021. The ship is located in Downtown Albany at the intersection of Broadway and Quay Street.

October 13 | 9:00 AM