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USS Adams Museum as first manifestation of downtown vision

Downtown Vision Meets Opportunity The Downtown restoration effort is the latest topic in Jacksonville with the USS Adams Museum leading the way. Recently, the American Institute of Architects Jacksonville Chapter (AIA) presented their vision for the Downtown river front resurgence. Their plan proposed illuminated “nodes” or focal points along the river to interconnect and enhance […]

We’re Improving Our Website

We’re working to make improvements to our website! We understand when it comes to finding information on the web, it should be simple and up-to-date. That’s why we are making it easy for you to find the information you are looking for on our website. We also want to be sure we are sharing our […]

Sign-up for Salute to Veterans 5k

Official City of Jacksonville Week of Valor Event! November 6, 2016 @ 8am Are you ready to hit the ground running for the USS ADAMS Museum’s annual Salute to Veterans 5K in Downtown Jacksonville?! Be part of one of the fastest growing and most patriotic 5K runs and an official Jacksonville Week of Valor event […]


September 30 – October 1: Join the USS ADAMS Museum crew at Oktoberfest Jacksonville at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery on September 30 and October 1 while we raise awareness and funds for the project during a celebration of German cuisine, culture and great beer with a two day event in Jacksonville, Florida from 4pm – 10pm. Volunteer with […]

We’re a part of AmazonSmile :)

Amazon created a program called AmazonSmile which allows customers to donate 0.5% of purchase to an organization of their choosing when they shop. By clicking on the link above you will be able to shop Amazon as usual, only now the USS ADAMS Museum will receive a portion of the proceeds! Shopping through AmazonSmile is […]

Volunteer Opportunities for July and August

Every event we attend is staffed by our amazing volunteers and supporters of the USS ADAMS Museum. Join our crew for one of these upcoming fun events! Contact us by email at or through our website by clicking on volunteer and providing us with your contact information. You may also reach us at our […]


Our online store needs just a little more time to be up and running. We anticipate its launch by mid April. The online store will have a fresh new look and navigation to give you a better shopping experience. Be on the lookout for monthly specials on merchandise correlating to significant periods in our military […]


We work hard to keep you in the loop on social media – all you have to do is FOLLOW US! Go to our Facebook page and hit “Like” to keep up with our updates, events, community awareness, featured store items, spotlights, and much more! Once you’ve “Liked” our page, please look for the USS […]


Win a FREE YEAR OF BOATING while supporting The USS Adams Museum! The Southeast US Boat Show and Freedom Boat Club 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 on April 12, 2016 at 4PM. The GRAND […]

Where We Are in 2016

Fair winds have begun to stir and have allowed us to actually begin our mooring design and detailed planning work for the Shipyards in downtown Jacksonville. There are many Irish Pennants (loose ends) and details to confirm before firm dates are available to share, but the traction is exciting! We will have more details to follow […]