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“Constitution vs. Guerriere; What Really Happened?”
Commander Tyrone G. Martin, US Navy (Ret.)
The former commanding officer of USS Constitution and author of A Most Fortunate Ship will discuss her battle against HMS Guerriere when she earned her famous nickname, “Old Ironsides.”
At the USS Constitution Museum
Free and open to the public. No reservations required.
For more information, see www.ussconstitutionmuseum.org or call (617) 426-1812.
The USS Constitution Museum is a private, non-profit that serves as the memory and educational voice of USS Constitution.
|Where||USS Constitution Museum 1 Constitution Plz, Charlestown, MA 02129|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||12:00 pm–1:00 pm|
|Who to bring||College Students, Moms, Dads, Singles, Everyone, Seniors|
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