A USAAF Crash Rescue Boat from WWII is in port! The Maritime Museum will begin tour operations on or around July 1st and continue through the summer, concluding with the Morro Bay Harbor Festival, October 6-7. No entry fee for active & retired military with ID July 1st - 5th!
The P-520 will be exhibited at the at the Harbor Hut head-dock across from the Maritime Museum.This will be a guided tour above and below decks. Admission will be $5-$7 and will be sold only at the Museum, 1210 Embarcadero. Cash or credit cards will be accepted. Visitors may park in the lot behind the museum.
The P-520, served on the west coast during WWII, including a stint at Avila Beach for a period in 1944 and undoubtedly it came into Morro Bay during that time. The P-520 was built in Southern California and is the only, fully intact, restored US Crash Boat in the world!