Queen Mary Heritage Foundation Membership

Queen Mary Tours & Exhibits

Get an up close and personal look at the Queen Mary with one of our exciting and informative guided tours. From the ship's groundbreaking construction and royal launch as the most luxurious and technologically advanced ocean liner at the time, to her duty as a troopship during WWII, to her golden days of the 1950s, to her earning the nickname, the "haunted ship," the Queen Mary's history is full of action, adventure, romance and paranormal activity. Explore the ship bow to stern, inside and out, and hear unique stories, facts and insights about the Queen Mary with our tour expert guides.

Tours Now Available
11am - 6pm 
Tours include the Glory Days Historical Tour, Steam and Steel Tour, & Haunted Encounters Tour 

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The Grey Ghost Project

The Grey Ghost Project takes a skeptical and evidence based approach to investigating the paranormal. Using the latest tools of the trade, the project uses a combination of scientific methods to gather data and documentation for evidence of the supernatural.

Tours Begin Saturday April 1

Tours now Available

Glory Days Historical Tour, Steam and Steel Tour, Haunted Encounters Tour

Daily 11am - 6pm

The Cunard Story

The Cunard Story An exhibition on the Queen Mary, one of the most celebrated Cunard® ocean liners—explores the rich history of the extraordinary company that designed and built more than 150 ships over the past 175 years. Today, Cunard offers the most luxurious and unique cruise experiences available—adventures curated for travelers who savor the world.

The Steam and Steel Tour

The Steam and Steel Tour will take guests approximately 25 ' below the water line where they will have a chance to walk through Boiler Rooms 1- 4, as well as the Water Softening Plant and the Turbo-Generator Room 1.

The Glory Days

Delve into the ship's expansive past, including her groundbreaking construction, her time as a troopship during WWII and of course, her glory days as the world's most luxurious and technologically advanced ocean liner.


Few public figures have had more influence on modern political and social life than former British Prime Minister, Winston Spencer-Churchill. Fewer still had an ongoing relationship with the Queen Mary. To commemorate their affinity a new Churchill-themed exhibition has been brought to the Queen Mary.

Haunted Encounters

Ever wanted to know some of the stories and legends regarding the famous hauntings of the Queen Mary? Then the Haunted Encounters Tour is the best place to start. This approximate one hour tour will share many of the more well-known or infamous stories of the paranormal residents that now occupy the legendary ship in a non-scary introduction to the ghostly tales of the Queen Mary.

4D Theater

Buckle up and get ready for a more unique side of the ship in the Queen Mary 4-D Theater. Feel the rock and bump of every action scene, smell, feel the rush of the wind or the splash of the living ocean as the Queen Mary is proud to present two exciting movie options. Explore the history of the Queen Mary in an unforgettable 18-minute documentary or plunge deep down into the ocean as you learn about the most infamous sea creature alive today in Shark.

The Shipyard

Measuring 26 feet, weighing over 600lbs. And made from 250,000 LEGO bricks, the LEGO Queen Mary brick model ship is a masterpiece to be seen. The model was designed by England’s certified LEGO Builder, Bright Bricks, Inc., to commemorate Britain’s most famous ocean liner.

Ship Model Gallery

Combining precision and craftsmanship in an exacting work of art, ship models evoke the fascination that we have for the sea and sea travel.

Dark Harbor Lights Up Tour

We're excited to announce that the Queen Mary is offering a new tour called Lights Up starting TODAY! This new tour will take guests through Lullaby and B340, two of the Dark Harbor mazes aboard the Queen Mary. Guests will be guided through select scenes in the mazes and will learn about some of the legends that contributed to the maze lore. 

Diana: Legacy of the Princess

Remembered for her charm, compassion, timeless beauty and classic style; Princess Diana continues to be an icon of inspiration to millions of people worldwide.

Ghosts & Legends

Watch your step as you are guided through the deepest innards of the Queen Mary because you never know what lurks in the dark shadows of the ship. Explore the old boiler room where sweltering heat and tight quarters were a recipe for disaster.

Titanic in Photographs

RMS Titanic, the most famous ship ever built, continues to be one of the most popular culture topics in the world and touring Titanic exhibitions continue to attract millions of the visitors every year.

Queen Mary Heritage Foundation Membership

The Queen Mary Heritage Foundation (QMHF) is an officially recognized 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization dedicated to the historic preservation, advocacy, and education of this historic landmark.

Annual memberships include a host of benefits for year-round enjoyment while contributing to the ship's restoration.

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Tourist Class Membership

Annual Cost | $150

Membership Benefits:

- Unlimited admission for cardholder
- Two (2) Day Passes (General admission tickets) per year
- Hotel guest pricing for Tour/Exhibit/Attractions tickets
- 24-hour presale on Queen Mary Signature Events
- Discounted ticket pricing during presale for Signature Events

Membership Holders:

- All member benefits for one cardholder
- All member card holders are to be designated upon membership purchase.
- If cardholders are to lose their card, they will have to pay a fee to replace the lost card, with the account being associated with phone or email.
- Blackout dates apply

Opportunities to donate as a non-member are also available.

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For Existing Members

Starting July 31, 2023 funds and existing memberships will transition to the Queen Mary Heritage Foundation (QMHF). New cards will be sent out to current members automatically, and membership status for current members will be active upon receiving their new card without needing to renew.

With the official recognition as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, The Queen Mary Heritage Foundation is now eligible to receive tax-deductible donations. This new status provides an invaluable opportunity for supporters to contribute to the organization's mission. As the transition to the new foundation finalizes, the newly established non-profit will work with existing members to also receive this benefit.

With the foundation receiving 501(c)(3) status, the new QMHF organization aims to broaden its outreach, expand existing programs, and explore innovative projects that align with its core mission to continue to restore, preserve and present the Queen Mary, its archival collection and educational areas that focus on the sciences.


For additional information on the Queen Mary Heritage Foundation, contact QMHF@queenmary.com.

Shaqtoberfest Halloween Festival

Thursday - Sunday Evenings Starting September 28th to October 31st

Returning for a second year to the Queen Mary, Shaqtoberfest is an immersive Halloween festival featuring haunted trails, live entertainment, themed bars and lounges, carnival rides, and more!

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Queen Mary Shaqtoberfest VIP Package

Discover the perfect blend of history, luxury, and excitement with our exclusive Queen Mary Shaqtoberfest VIP Package. Dive into a world of unparalleled adventure with an overnight stay aboard the historic Queen Mary and VIP Slam Dunk tickets for two adults to the electrifying Shaqtoberfest event.

Harbor Haven Shaqtoberfest Room Offer

Enhance your Shaqtoberfest adventure with our 'Room-Only Harbor Haven' offer, exclusively for guests who already have event tickets. After a day of festival thrills next to the Queen Mary in Long Beach, relax in style with an overnight stay. Your room-only retreat is the perfect complement to your Shaqtoberfest experience. Book now for an unforgettable night by the water's edge!