"The Revolution was in the minds and hearts of the people..."

Discover how one city could be the Cradle of Liberty, site of the first major battle of American Revolution, and home to many who espoused that freedom can be extended to all.

Women welding on a hull.

Rosies Invade the Yard!

Join us for a two-day extravaganza celebrating the role of women workers at the Charlestown Navy Yard during the Second World War!

Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit

Boston's Freedom Trail comprises sites that have witnessed almost 400 years of history. Come experience what they have to offer!

Today at the Park

Today at the Park

Check out our day-by-day schedule of events, tours, and programs at all the park and park partner sites.

Evening Tours

Evening Tours

Join a Park Ranger and explore Boston & Charlestown at sunset!

USS Cassin Young App

USS Cassin Young App

Explore the work of civilian yard workers and Navy sailors through their own voices with our multimedia app!

History & Culture

History & Culture

The 43 acres of Boston National Historical Park encompasses over 350 years of history. The special places that make make up the Freedom Trai

Last updated: July 28, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston , MA 02129

Phone:

(617) 242-5601

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