Skip to Main Content

Findlay, Ohio: Bathtub of the USS Maine

RoadsideAmerica.com Team Field Report

Hancock Historical Museum

Address:
422 W. Sandusky St., Findlay, OH
Directions:
I-75 to the Hwy 12 exit (W. Main Cross St.) East about 3/4 mile. Right on Liberty St., then second right onto W. Sandusky St. The Hancock Historical Museum is on the right.
Hours:
Feb-Dec. W-F 10-4, Su 1-4. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
419-423-4433
Admission:
Adults $5.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Bathtub from the USS Maine.

Bathtub of the USS Maine

Perhaps the most famous bathroom fixture in American history. It belonged to the captain of a warship that started one of our lesser wars.

Roadsideamerica.com Report...

Quasquicentennial of the USS Maine sinking.

Findlay, Ohio - USS Maine Sinking: Quasquicentennial Salute
USS Maine Sinking: This Exit For News:

Quasquicentennial tribute to the 1898 sinking of warship USS Maine, floating "Fortress of the Seas."

Watch Video.

Visitor Tips and News About Bathtub of the USS Maine

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Bathtub of the Battleship Maine, 2018.

Bathtub of the USS Maine

This museum is organized nicely. Your admission gets you the house tour, where the tub is, as well as other buildings on site. This location is also very close to a local chocolate business.

[Barbara, 10/20/2018]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Mural: Rocket, Capitol, LibertyMural: Rocket, Capitol, Liberty, Findlay, OH - < 1 mi.
Giant Campbell's Soup CanGiant Campbell's Soup Can, Findlay, OH - 3 mi.
Ghost TownGhost Town, Findlay, OH - 6 mi.
In the region:
Armstrong Air and Space Museum, Wapakoneta, OH - 42 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Ohio Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Museum, Gibsland, Louisiana (May 20-26, 2024)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings