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The Queen Mary in Long Beach, California

 
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added on the 3rd of January, 2011
One of the most famous ships of all time, excluding the Titanic, The Queen Mary in Long Beach is a major attraction with lots of entertainment, interesting tours and attractive visiting sites.

The huge ships, which resembles the famous Titanic a bit, is home to a hotel, art galleries, shops, restaurants and even a wedding chapel. Paranormal and historic tours, not to mention self-guided and behind-the-scenes tours are available to everyone who wishes to know more about this amazing ship or just spend some quality time, full of entertaining exhibits, shows. I went on a paranormal tour and enjoyed every minute of it!

Address:
1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90802, USA

Price:
Varies on tour package.

Opening Hours:
Daytime and evening.

On the web:
http://www.queenmary.com/

 
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