Current Exhibits

Mining the American River

Mining the American River



Gold Fever! Untold Stories of the California Gold Rush is a temporary exhibit on loan from Exhibit Envoy through December 31.  Learn how the gold-seekers reached California by land and sea, and view artifacts salvaged from abandoned Gold Rush ships.

More Current exhibits in the Museum include: What’s Going on in the Harbor Today? An interactive exhibit created by and for kids! 

Caught, Canned and Eaten - History of LA Harbor Fishing and Canning Industries

20,000 Jobs Under the Sea - A Century of Commercial “Hardhat” Diving

Neptune’s Favorites – Art created by sailors while at sea

USS Los Angeles - The Story of the US Navy Heavy Cruiser USS Los Angeles CA-135

Learn about the Navy Hall renovations here (opening summer, 2016)