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Charlestown Naval Shipyard Park
55 Constitution Rd, Charlestown, MA 02129
One of the Navy's oldest shipbuilding facilities, Charlestown Navy Yard is a must visit for anyone with an interest inMore American history. The shipyard is located at the north end of the Freedom Trail. Both the famous USS Constitution and WWI's USS Cassin Young are berthed at the shipyard and open for tour. The yard is maintained by the U.S. National Park Service and houses a Visitor's Center and gift shop.
U.S. Navy USS Constitution
114 Rutherford Ave, Charlestown, MA 02129
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.