Overnight Camping


A unique opportunity to spend the night aboard a WWII-era destroyer

Hundreds of children and adults spend the night aboard the USS KIDD each year. Camping overnight aboard the USS KIDD is a fun and educational way to spend time with your family. You’ll experience close-quarters living firsthand and learn about the courage under fire displayed by our American heroes.

Reservations may be made by calling (225) 342-1942 ext. 13, Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or by requesting a date online. Please note that inquiries for information and available dates do not constitute making a booking.


Reserve Your Date Today

First, check our calendar for available dates. Then submit a reservation request form, and our Reservations Office will contact you to confirm your reservation details. Please note that this form is NOT a confirmed reservation. Your reservation is not confirmed until a deposit has been placed. Email us at Reservations@usskidd.com for additional questions. Please note that the Reservations Office is closed on weekends and holidays. We appreciate your patience and look forward to hearing from you!

USS KIDD is Open

We are open 9:30am to 3:30pm Daily. USS KIDD Veteran's Museum will be closed Thanksgiving and Christmas day.