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U-505 SubmarineChicago

U-505 Submarine, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, Illinois - Captured by Allied forces in World War II off the coast of West Africa, the German U-boat is now on exhibit.

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The USS Torsk (SS-423) is docked at the Baltimore Maritime Museum and is one of two Tench Class submarines still located inside the United States. It is nicknamed the "Galloping Ghost of the Japanese Coast." In 1945, Torsk made two war patrols off Ja www.bestdebtfreesolutions.com Discover how to eliminate your debt and take control of your finances...www.bestdebtfreesolutions.com

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U-505 German WWII submarine at the Museum of Science and Technology in Chicago, IL You come through a maze of narrow corridors then suddenly, almost unexectantly, out into this massive, below-grade gallery and this amazing sight.

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USS Clamagore, Mt. Pleasant, SC. The submarine is in the collection of the Patriots Point Naval Maritime Museum.

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If there's still time, check out the Hunley submarine before you leave. If not, save it for you list next time!

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Gyroscope

1860 British Gyroscope at the Victoria and Albert Museum of Childhood, London - From the curators' comments: "The Victorian era was a time when the study of science was greatly encouraged. Toys that were also educational, such as this gyroscopic top, were very popular. Gyroscopes were used as balance levels in airplanes and submarines."

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