USS Nautilus Museum, Groton, CT Photos

Submarine Force Museum centers around the nuclear sub USS Nautilus in Groton, CT. The museum is the US Navy's monument to the history of the submarine.

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Submarine Force Library & Museum run by U.S. Navy. Groton, CT.Small subs displayed before Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Submarine Force Museum seen from Thames River. Groton, CT.USS Nautilus world's first nuclear-powered submarine at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Submarine Force Library & Museum run by U.S. Navy. Groton, CT.Small subs displayed before Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Submarine Force Museum seen from Thames River. Groton, CT.USS Nautilus (SSN-571) (1954) world's first nuclear-powered submarine at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
USS Nautilus serves as museum ship on Thames River at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Stairs which bring visitors into USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Aft torpedo compartment of USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Aft torpedo tubes of USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
USS Nautilus (SSN-571) (1954) serves as museum ship on Thames River at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Stairs which bring visitors into USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Aft torpedo compartment of USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Aft torpedo tubes of USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Bunks in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Officer's mess in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Wardroom mess table setting in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Antique tape recorder & entertainment sound system in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Bunks in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Officer's mess in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Wardroom mess table setting in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Antique tape recorder & entertainment sound system in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Officer bunk room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Officer bunk room with safe in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Higher officer state room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Ship's office in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Officer bunk room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Officer bunk room with safe in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Higher officer state room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Ship's office in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Periscope observation in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Radar panels in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Power & electronics panels in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Electronic Surveillance Measures bay in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Periscope observation in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Radar panels in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Power & electronics panels in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Electronic Surveillance Measures (ESM) bay in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Nuclear subs were first large enough for stairs instead of ladders in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Air pressure service manifold in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Diving controls in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Radio room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Nuclear subs were first large enough for stairs instead of ladders in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Air pressure service manifold in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Diving controls in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Radio room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Bunk room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Crew mess with models wearing Emergency Air Breathing Apparatus in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Movie projector in crew mess of USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Battery well in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Bunk room in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Crew mess with models wearing Emergency Air Breathing Apparatus in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Movie projector in crew mess of USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Battery well in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Chief quarters in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Milk & ice cream machines in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Galley in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Galley stoves in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Chief quarters in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Milk & ice cream machines in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Galley in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Galley stoves in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Compartment hatch in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Model of Bushnell's Turtle, world's first operational combat submarine which attacked British ships in New York Harbor at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Sub model hung in building of Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Collection of torpedoes at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Compartment hatch in USS Nautilus at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Model of Bushnell's Turtle, world's first operational combat submarine (1775) which attacked British ships in New York Harbor at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Sub model hung in building of Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Collection of torpedoes at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Polaris Missile at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Model of nuclear-powered sub at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Submarine rescue chamber at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Bust of Admiral Hyman G. Rickover Father of the Nuclear Navy at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Polaris Missile (A-3) (1964-81) at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Model of nuclear-powered sub at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Submarine rescue chamber (1927-1990s) at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.Bust of Admiral Hyman G. Rickover (1900-86) Father of the Nuclear Navy at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.
Collection of U.S. submarine insignia patches at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.


Collection of U.S. submarine insignia patches at Submarine Force Museum. Groton, CT.



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