USS ALBACORE - "Forerunner of the Future" - AGSS 569 - Pioneering Research Vessel
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Welcome Aboard - Read a brief history of Albacore and how it came to be part of a submarine museum.

The Albacore Story - Take a more in-depth look at Albacore from its concept as a research vessel and its five physical configurations. Learn about devices and systems tested and of unusual happenings from former crew members.

Early Life of Albacore - A plank owner onboard Albacore, Captain Jim Ferrero relates some of his experiences during its initial testing period.

Flotsam + Jetsam - Memories, tall tales and outright lies as told by those who knew Albacore.

Albacore Park - Learn of how Albacore was saved from being sunk as a target and of the problems encountered in moving her to where she rests today.

Virtual Tour - Walk through the Albacore and view detailed images and descriptions of its inner workings.

Visitor Center - Find out how to get to the Park, the hours of operation, admission fees and what is offered at the Visitor's Center.

Memorial Garden - Learn of the origin of the Submarine Dolphin insignia and of the monuments located within the Garden area.

Park Membership - Find out how you can become a member of Albacore Park and the advantages of belonging to the Park.

News & Events - Learn of past happenings at the Park and of coming events.

Albacore Shipmates - Find former shipmates through our Crew Member Directory. Learn who is on their Final Patrol.

Photo Gallery - View photos contributed by shipmates and friends of Albacore.

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