News & Events
‘The Fighting Lady’ Joins the Fight Against CancerPosted: Jun 05, 2012
With a history of service spanning nearly three decades and including participation during World War II and Vietnam, the USS YORKTOWN, affectionately known as ‘The Fighting Lady,’ is no stranger […]
Patriots Point Offers Summer Education ProgramsPosted: May 21, 2012
Patriots Point’s Summer Educational Camps, offered in partnership with the Town of Mount Pleasant, kicked off today aboard the USS YORKTOWN. The week-long camp provides structured curriculum focused on living […]
Patriots Point Marketing Video Earns National HonorPosted: May 21, 2012
Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum earned national recognition this month for the innovative new video, “Bringing History to Life.” The three-minute video, produced by Rawle Murdy, earned a bronze […]
USS YORKTOWN To Host First Round of South Atlantic League Home Run DerbyPosted: May 15, 2012
The 53rd Annual South Atlantic League (SAL) All-Star Game will make a grand debut in the Lowcountry this year. For the first time ever, the RiverDogs will host a classic […]
Patriots Point, Charleston County Public Library Partner to Host Events in Commemoration of WWII MilestonesPosted: May 15, 2012
For two days in June, Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum and Charleston County Public Library will partner for the first time to host events that commemorate two of WWII’s […]
Fourth Of July Blast To Be The Biggest And Best Yet!Posted: May 15, 2012
Don’t miss out on Patriots Point’s annual Fourth of July Blast! This year’s celebration promises to be the biggest and best yet — with a larger and longer fireworks show than ever seen before. For the first time, Patriots Point will offer premiere seating on the Flight Deck of the USS YORKTOWN!
Ralph H. Johnson Va Medical Center, Sc Department Of Employment And Workforce To Host Job Fair Aboard YorktownPosted: May 14, 2012
Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is proud to support veterans, active duty service members and their families by hosting the fifth annual ‘Welcome Home’ job and health fair.’ This […]
Share Your Paranormal Experiences On Board The YorktownPosted: May 08, 2012
Have you had any paranormal encounters aboard the USS YORKTOWN? Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum invites you to share your experiences!
The Syfy Channel’s “Ghost Hunters” To Offer Glimpse Into Paranormal Side Of The USS YORKTOWN At Patriots PointPosted: May 01, 2012
Are the spirits of past heroes still on duty aboard the USS YORKTOWN? Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum invites you to tune into a special hour-long episode of the SyFy Channel’s “Ghost Hunters” on Wednesday, May 2 at 9 p.m., where you’ll have an opportunity to decide for yourself.
Patriots Point’s Piccolo Spoleto Offerings Explore ‘Art and Music In Times of War’Posted: Apr 23, 2012
For the first time ever, Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is partnering with the Piccolo Spoleto Festival to host a special exhibit aboard the USS YORKTOWN. The display, “Art […]