We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
266
All photos (266)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“bob hope”(45 reviews)
“uss midway”(112 reviews)
“huge statue”(20 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
21°
15°
Aug
21°
15°
Sep
19°
12°
Oct
Contact
Tuna Harbor Park, G St and N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around San Diego
San Diego Zoo
169 Reviews
from US$54.00
More Info
from US$54.99
More Info
from US$89.00
More Info
from US$99.99
More Info
Reviews (597)
Filter reviews
440 results
Traveler rating
257
154
25
3
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
257
154
25
3
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbob hopeuss midwayhuge statueiconic statuephoto opportunitysailor kissingfamous photofish market restaurantend of world war iilarger than lifeseward johnsonlife magazinepearl harbornice walkaircraft carrierflight decktribute
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 440 reviews
Reviewed today

This took us by surprise, it is huge and rather beautiful its in an amazing place right by the old aircraft carrier....great little spot for a photo op

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is located in a lovely place next to the USS Midway Museum, you can take nice pictures next to a moment that portraits the end of the II World War.

Thank Michele Z
Reviewed 5 days ago

my favorite picture, enviroment and restaurant behing it, you must go there I recommend it. Also take the picture from the MIDWAY

Thank MD2help
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice scenic historic area. Right on the water, next to the midway aircraft carrier museum. There are a lot of vendors near there, so try to not let them take away from your experience.

Thank pugluvrNewYork
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really popular with everybody - really busy - lots of l’amour and romance in the air - people replicating the kiss. Good to see.

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed 6 days ago

This giant statue of an iconic photo of a sailor and a nurse kissing on VJ Day in Times Square NY. Parked right next to the statue is the majestic Midway Aircraft Carrier floating museum, another must see. Also, there is a tribute to the...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On this day, August 14, 1945, the breaking news about the V-J Day was embodied in the famous “unconditional surrender” kiss in the Times Square, NYC, which was eternalized in legendary photography. Later, based on the pictures taken on that day, the sculptures were created....More

Thank Oleh K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was pleasantly surprised to see this iconic picture from the end of WW II, translated into a huge statue! Great location next to the USS Midway Museum.

Thank KriticL
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw this statue from the flight deck of the USS Midway and decided to get a closer view. The statue is in a little park area to the left of the ship. If you remember the original photo, it increases the significance of the...More

Thank seetheworld600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made a quick stop in Tuna Harbor to see this. This statue did not disappoint. Loved the details attended to this. Check it out if you can!

Thank Sean F
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
JAMES S
29 January 2017|
Answer
Response from Christi K | Reviewed this property |
55 Tuna Ln, San Diego, CA 92132 It's by the USS Midway Museum
0
Votes
Tina1226
1 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Nicole W | Reviewed this property |
There is no entrance fee. There's a grassy spot and lots of people, I don't see why you couldn't bring your dog as long as it's on a leash.
0
Votes