UPDATE: Hard Hat Tours are Suspended until Further Notice.
During this in-depth, 3 ½ hour long tour, you will explore areas of the ship that have not had any restorative work for several years. You will learn the importance of the construction, equipment, innovations, and operational history of the USS Texas. Featured highlights of the tours include the Ammo Handling Room, Drying Room, Boiler Room, Main Radio Room, Plotting Room, Forward Dynamo Room, Forward Power Distribution Room, Central Station, # 1 Turret, and the Pilot House. Tours are offered for a minimum donation of $50 per person. Tours begin promptly at 8:30am, 10:30 am and 1:00pm. There are a limited number of spaces available, and reservations are required. Please review our Hard Hat Tour Policies below prior to making your reservation.