New Hall Military Museum

Summer seasonal hours, May 23 - September 7, 2015: open daily 12noon-5pm.
Color photo of the first floor exhibits in New Hall, with a model ship in a case in the foreground, and rows of exhibit panels in the background.

Look for the model of the Raleigh in the Marine Corps exhibit on the first floor.

NPS photo


The museum is located in Carpenters' Court, along Chestnut Street between 3rd and 4th Streets. This building is a reconstruction of the one constructed by the Carpenters' Company in 1791 and originally used to house the office of the first Secretary of War, Henry Knox, and his staff. The building currently houses exhibits highlighting the founding of the United States Marine Corps and the Army and Navy Departments from the American Revolution through the last decades of the 18th century.

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