Join the USS Adams family on October 18th for a fundraiser to support the USS Adams Museum at the Alhambra Dinner Theatre. Enjoy the Addams Family Musical Comedy, dinner and support the USS Adams at the same time. A limited number of tickets are available to USS Adams supporters for $55 each. Purchase Tickets […]
USS Adams Boat Race Win a FREE YEAR OF BOATING while supporting The USS ADAMS Museum! The FREEDOM BOAT CLUB and the SOUTHEAST US Boat Show are proud to present the ‘USS ADAMS Museum Race to the BOAT SHOW!’ HUNDREDS of little rubber boats will be dropped into the St. Johns River in Downtown Jacksonville […]
The Jacksonville Historic Naval Ship Association (JHNSA) is proud to introduce WJXT as the exclusive media partner for the USS ADAMS MUSEUM project. The USS ADAMS MUSEUM project’s goal is to open the state of Florida’s first naval warship museum in Jacksonville. Florida. WJXT’s partnership means that WJXT, as The Local Station in Jacksonville, will […]
Once in operation, the USS ADAMS Museum will be a self-sustaining salute to honor our veterans, provide a much needed educational resource for our youth, and draw over 150,000 visitors annually to the downtown area that will create jobs and have a significant economic impact on the city of Jacksonville. In the meantime, we have launched a fundraiser on […]
The LATEST and GREATEST: THREE TIMES THE CHARM, WE HAVE A HOME! On August 26th, the third ordinance supporting our project was approved. The City Council authorized the newly formed Downtown Investment Authority (DIA) to manage the Development and Licensing Agreement of the USS Adams Ship Museum. The Honorable Alvin Brown, Mayor of Jacksonville […]
Plans for the redeveloped Shipyards Downtown by the Jacksonville Jaguars likely will include space for the USS Charles F. Adams Naval Ship Museum according to Jaguars President Mark Lamping in an article published in the Daily Record by By Karen Brune Mathis, Managing Editor. Read the entire story at www.jaxdailyrecord.com!
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A little-known project to save a decommissioned U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer and make it a downtown Jacksonville a tourist destination has a motto: “Bring the USS Adams home.” This story was written by Joy Purdy and aired on News4Jax on July 17, 2014. There were 2 parts to the story as […]
Welcome to the new USSADAMS.com website. The new mobile friendly site provides a smoother method of purchasing products, making donations, provides more information about the USS Adams
The Adams Commodore, Board members, volunteers and supporters salute our service members and veterans this Memorial Day as we honor the fallen.
Recently JHNSA and ACVA have focused on the concept of using a concrete fascia fronted bulkhead on the North Bank of the St. Johns River that was part of the former Jacksonville Shipyard.