With nearly 1,700 artifacts and over 7,000 rare books, manuscripts, and other archival material, the USS Constitution Museum curates the most comprehensive collection of material related to "Old Ironsides" and the men and women who served on board her. From tiny slips of paper to massive paintings, the collection includes items representing every phase of Constitution's long and storied career.
More than 200 years of depictions of the Ship and her crew.
Porcelain and pearlware, crystal and cut glass from the tables of Constitution's officers.
Commemorative items made from Constitution's wood, copper, and iron.
Medical and navigational instruments, sailmaker's and carpenter's tools used to maintain both ship and crew.