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In Our Neighborhood

Touring Charlestown & Beyond

After visiting the USS Constitution Museum, do not forget to check out the other local attractions in Boston's Charlestown neighborhood.

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Historical Attractions
Family-Friendly Restaurants
Transporation & Lodging
Picnic Areas
Play Spaces

 

Historical Attractions

 

USS Constitution

Current Hours (November 01 - March 31):

Open Thursday–Sunday, 10:00 - 4:00
The last guided tour of the day starts at 3:30 pm
Closed Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Admission: Free

Additional Security Screening Required*

  Bunker Hill Monument

Open daily from 9:00 – 5:00
Last climb at 4:30 p.m.

Summer (July - August) open 9:00 – 6:00
Last climb at 5:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

 

The Navy Yard Visitor Center

Open daily from 9:00 – 5:00
Closed: Christmas, New Year's Day and Thanksgiving

Admission: Free

 

Bunker Hill Museum

Open daily from 9:00 – 5:00

Admission: Free

 

USS Cassin Young

Closed for renovations

 

Massachusetts Korean War Memorial

Open Year Round

Admission: Free


Required Security Procedures for USS Constitution

In an effort to ensure the safety of all visitors to USS Constitution, visitors must pass through a security inspection and show federal or state photo identification, such as a driver's license or passport, before embarking on the Ship. Visitors under the age of 18 do not require a photo identification card.

 

Family-Friendly Restaurants

There are several family-friendly restuarants and cafes within walking distance to the Museum:

Ninety Nine Restaurants (29-31 Austin St., 0.9 miles)
The Four's Restaurant & Sports Bar (166 Canal St., 1.1 miles)
American Baker's Cafe (39 1st Ave., 0.2 miles)
Massimino's Cucina Italiana (207 Endicott St., 0.9 miles)
Tedeschi's (1 1st Ave., 0.1 miles)
The Warren Tavern (2 Pleasant St., 0.7 miles)
Ironside Grill (25 Park St., 0.7 miles)
Style Cafe (197 8th St., 0.3 miles)



Transportation & Lodging

Green & Yellow Cab
Super Tours (Tickets available at the Museum Store)
Old Town Trolley Tours (Tickets available at the Museum Store)
The Constitution Inn (150 Third Ave., 0.3 miles)

 

Picnic Areas

The Massachusetts Korean War Memorial is a great picnic spot and is less than a five minute walk from the Museum. Walk down 1st Avenue and head up towards the grassy area directly behind the Catherine Filene-Shouse Building.  American Baker's Cafe, Style Cafe, and Tedeschi's serve food to go.

 

Play Spaces

A family playground is located just a few yards away from the Massachusetts Korean War Memorial. The Museum is also in close proximity to the Paul Revere Park.