On May 27, 1936, the Queen Mary departed from Southampton, England embarking on her maiden voyage. The Queen Mary had set a new benchmark in transatlantic travel, which the rich and famous considered as the only civilized way to travel. Since her retirement from the sea as an active liner in 1967, the Queen Mary has never been more popular as an iconic Southern California attraction, hotel, and venue for special events.
Queen Mary Tours & Exhibits
Get an up close and personal look at the Queen Mary with one of the exciting and informative guided tours. From the ship's groundbreaking construction and royal launch as the most luxurious and technologically advanced ocean liner at the time, to her duty as a troopship during WWII, to her golden days of the 1950s, to her earning the nickname, the "haunted ship," the Queen Mary's history is full of action, adventure, romance and paranormal activity.
Twilight Aboard The Queen Mary
When the sun goes down, the spirits aboard the Queen Mary come out to play. Explore the legendary ship with a series of tours that explore the haunted past and paranormal activity that the Queen Mary is known.
With a variety of tours and exhibits the Queen Mary truly does offer something for everyone, making it an ideal destination for large groups or tours. The Queen Mary offers comprehensive tour packages for 15 people or more. Whether you are planning a group vacation, a student field trip or a corporate or government outing, they’re confident they can accommodate your needs.
Signature EventsEvery year Queen Mary celebrates Chinese New Year, and ScotsFestival, and Valentine’s Day in February, St. Patrick's Da, and Queensway 5K in March, Waterfront Cook-Off in May, 4th Of July, Rumble On The Water during summer, Dark Harbor from September through November, Queen Mary Christmas from November through January., and New Year's Eve in December.
Queen Mary Royal Sunday Brunch
Wrapped in the elegant grace of the Grand Salon and featuring live entertainment, the Royal Sunday Brunch has the air of a royal soiree and is anything but typical. The Queen Mary Royal Sunday Brunch takes you on a worldwide culinary adventure and features over 50 unique dishes from around the globe. The highlight is the signature carving station, which offers perfectly prepared prime rib with au jus and leg of lamb with mint jus.
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