USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier

Brian and I went on one last adventure over Thanksgiving weekend that I thought I’d share. His house is walking distance to the now-defunct Alameda Naval Air Station. Since it closed, many of the buildings and spaces that were on base have been repurposed, but there are still some interesting things to see. One of them is the USS Hornet Museum.

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Pearl Harbor Memorials


The first Sunday I was there, Brian and I went to check out the Pearl Harbor Memorials. We went in the morning and first stopped at the Arizona Memorial to get tickets for the ferry. We had a few hours before our ferry was scheduled to leave, so we went over to explore the Bowfin submarine anchored next door and the submarine museum nearby.
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