Bus Drop-off & Parking
The Charlestown Navy Yard has a designated turnaround area located on Constitution Road for bus drop-off. Afterwards, The Boston Autoport (100 Terminal Street) in Charlestown is available for short-term motor coach and school bus parking. The cost is $10.00 for school buses and $20.00 for coach buses. The Boston Autoport is a privately owned and operated facility is not affiliated with the USS Constitution Museum.
On arrival, the group leader should proceed inside to the museum’s admission desk to check-in for the program. During check-in, the group leader will be asked to confirm numbers, process any payment due, and then will be introduced to the educator that will be leading the program. If your group is running late or is unable to make the program’s start time, please call the museum’s admission desk at 617-426-1812 x. 101. If the group arrives late, the museum reserves the right to modify the program or change the reservation to a self-guided visit.
The Museum requires changes or cancellations at least one week prior to the date of the program.
COVID-19 Visitor Policies
The safety of our visitors and staff remains our top priority. We ask all visitors to:
- Wash or sanitize hands frequently
- Do not visit if they are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19
In the case of inclement weather, call 617-426-1812 to find out if the museum is open. If the museum is closed, an outgoing message will play with an announcement, and we will follow up to reschedule. If the museum is open, we will expect your group as scheduled. If you still choose not to visit, but notify us, a $25 cancellation fee will be charged to the credit card on file. If you do not notify us, all cancellation policies remain in effect.
Please note that the Charlestown Navy Yard does not have any indoor facilities or sheltered outdoor spaces for groups to eat lunch. However, there are plenty of green spaces to enjoy a picnic-style lunch.