USS Constitution Museum 1 Constitution Plz, Charlestown, MA02129 Dedicated to educating Americans about the historic USS Constitution and remembering the Old Ironside stories, the USS…More 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.
U.S. Navy USS Constitution 114 Rutherford Ave, Charlestown, MA02129 The USS Constitution, named by George Washington, sits proudly berthed at Pier 1 of the Charlestown Navy Yard.…More Nicknamed "Old Ironsides" for defeating four British frigates, the ship is open for tours every half hour, guided by active-duty U.S. Sailors. The tours cover the three of the ship's decks: the spar deck, gun deck and berth deck. Should visitors want to learn more about the naval vessel, a visitor's center and museum are a short walking distance away.