Invite a friend
A Model of a Good Time
February School Vacation Week
Enjoy fun for the whole family at the USS Constitution Museum. Discover how USS Constitution earned her nickname "Old Ironsides" in our hands-on gallery programs; test your sailor skills by caulking, or waterproofing, a ship; learn how to write like an officer by using a quill pen, and more! Don't forget to visit our theater to see the 33rd Annual Ship Model Show. Explore over 50 handcrafted models with a special-themed scavenger hunt and family guide to the Museum. After talking with and seeing the modelers in action, try your hand at building a paper boat at our craft station.
|Where||USS Constitution Museum 1 Constitution Plz, Charlestown, MA 02129|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||10:00 am–5:00 pm|
|Who to bring||Kids, Teens, Families|
|Price||free, donations encourages|
More About USS Constitution Museum
Dedicated to educating Americans about the historic USS Constitution and remembering the Old Ironside stories, the USS Constitution Museum sits on the Charlestown Navy Shipyard right across from the naval vessel. Opened in 1976, the museum receives up to 275,000 visitors annually. Its current exhibits include A Sailor's Life and the Old Ironside in War and Peace, as well as several temporary exhibits. A gift store is located near the entrance and features everything from apple cherry candies to printed T-shirts and caps.
Other events here
- Memorial Day Family Weekend at the USS Constitution Museum May 25, 2013 / May 26, 2013 / May 27, 2013, 9:00 am–6:00 pm