Docked at the Los Angeles Waterfront in San Pedro, CA, the Battleship IOWA Museum offers its famous FRD Cabin to host private occasions. Also known as the Battleship of Presidents, this historic naval vessel served the United States proudly for over 50 years. Now, it serves as a one-of-a-kind event venue where guests can learn and explore its varied history.
The FDR Cabin is a unique event space capable of hosting up to 70 guests within a rich historical setting. Here, guests can admire the space where the ship’s captain lived when the vessel was in-port. Alongside this is the President’s berthing space, where attendees can sit at the very table where Franklin D. Roosevelt reviewed and approved plans for D-day. The lounge space here offers comfortable furnishing for guests to relax. This space is where the former President would often go to unwind whilst onboard the ship.
The FDR Cabin is an event space that is steeped in historical significance. Events held here can benefit from the addition of an exclusive tour of the facilities to better understand the history and life-cycle of this notable vessel. This venue can also provide professional photography so that guests can preserve the unique experience of inhabiting this space.