Come aboard the SS Jeremiah O'Brien and experience another year of living history.


May 16, 2020

Seaman's Memorial Cruise

Boarding 9:00 AM
Cruising 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Our Seaman's Memorial Cruise is an annual tradition for the SS Jeremiah O'Brien. It commemorates the gallantry of all veterans who have served in defense of America’s freedom. Just outside the Golden Gate Bridge a wreath-laying ceremony is conducted complete with Color Guard.

This cruise is free for World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War Veterans. 

*Event is postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic health concerns"

July 4, 2020

Champagne Toast to the MS Queen Elizabeth

Boarding 7:30 AM
Cruising 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Start your Independence Day celebration in the morning aboard the Jeremiah O'Brien as we welcome the cruise liner MS Queen Elizabeth to San Francisco Bay. This grand ship is coming to call on the colonies! The SS Jeremiah O’Brien is a WWII Liberty ship that brought badly-needed supplies to England in1943 and then participated in the D-Day landings. This will be an Independence Day to remember!

Depart promptly at 8:30am from Pier 45 in Fisherman’s Wharf for a four hour trip with a return at approximately 12:30pm. We plan on meeting the QE under the Golden Gate Bridge at 1130. Light snacks, soft drinks and a champagne toast are included; as well as visits to the tween decks, the bridge and the engine room. This steam engine was featured in the movie ’Titanic’; see it as it powers the ship around the bay. Please join us!

*Event is cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic health concerns"

July 4, 2020

Dockside Fireworks Viewing

Gates Open 8:00 PM
Fireworks at 9:30 PM

Join us for a dockside evening aboard the SS JEREMIAH O'BRIEN in celebration of Independence Day, and enjoy the best views of the San Francisco fireworks.

*Event is cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic health concerns"

October 10 & 11, 2020

San Francisco Fleet Week Cruises

Boarding 9:00 AM
Cruising 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

San Francisco Fleet Week is an annual public event that honors the contributions of the men and women of the United States Armed Forces while advancing cooperation and knowledge among civilian- and military-based Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Response personnel.

The O'Brien participates with the SF Fleet Week Cruise around San Francisco Bay, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, the Bay Bridge for amazing views of the San Francisco waterfront, the visiting Navy ships, and the air show featuring the US Navy Blue Angels.

more info for Saturday, Oct 10

more info for Sunday, Oct 11