USS Potomac in Oakland

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Historic cruises on the bay are available Apr-Oct Th & Sa; these must be booked with TicketWeb [http://www.ticketweb.com] or by calling +1 866 468-3399. Originally built as a Coast Guard Cutter, the Potomac was remodeled as Franklin Delano Roosevelt's presidential yacht in 1936 and served in that role until his death in 1945. In 1941, a fishing trip on the Potomac served as a cover story for Roosevelt's secret meeting with Churchill in Newfoundland waters; this meeting led to the allied partners
Price: Dockside tours $10, $8 seniors, free for children 12 and under
Hours: The ship is available for dockside tours W F Su 11AM-3PM
Address: Water St
Directions: adjacent to Jack London Square
Phone: +1 510 627-1215
Url: http://www.usspotomac.org

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