Operating Hours & Seasons

Photograph of the Commandant's House with a tree with pink blossoms in foreground.
 

Most park and park partner sites are open year-round, however operating hours will vary with the changing seasons. Peak visiting season is generally May through October in Boston. Be sure to check the appropriate hours for the season you plan to visit. Hours are subject to change due to maintenance, weather, or other considerations.

Go to the Plan your Visit page for more information about the sites, including fees and accessibility.

 

Downtown Boston

Faneuil Hall Visitor Center

Faneuil Hall, The Great Hall

  • Note: Faneuil Hall will be closed for restoration work beginning January 1, 2018 and will reopen sometime in the late spring/early summer. For visitor information and inquiries, stop by our Pop-up Visitor Center location at 15 State Street/45 Devonshire Street
  • Normal Hours: Daily 9 am to 5 pm, except during city sponsored events.
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day

Old South Meeting House

  • April - October: Daily 9:30 am to 5 pm
  • November - March: Daily 10 am - 4 pm
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

Old State House

  • Daily 9 am to 5 pm
  • Open until 6 pm Memorial Day through Labor Day
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and closed at 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
  • Closed the first full week in February for maintenance.

Paul Revere House

  • April 15 - October 31: Daily 9:30 am - 5:15 pm
  • November 1 - April 14: Daily 9:30 am - 4:15 pm
  • January, February and March: Closed Mondays.
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

Old North Church

  • April 1 - November 15: Daily 9 am - 6 pm
  • November 16 - March 31: Daily 10 am - 4 pm
  • Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day
 

Charlestown

Bunker Hill Monument

  • January - April 1: Daily 10 am - 5 pm. Last climb: 4:30 pm
  • April 2 - June 23: Daily 9:30 am - 5 pm. Last climb: 4:30 pm
  • June 24 - September 29: Daily 10 am - 6 pm. Last climb: 5:30 pm
  • September 30 - December 31: Daily 10 am - 5 pm. Last climb: 4:30 pm
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day

Bunker Hill Museum

  • January - April 1: Daily 10 am - 5 pm
  • April 2 - June 23: Daily 9:30 am - 5 pm
  • June 24 - September 29: Daily 10 am - 6 pm
  • September 30 - December 31: Daily 10 am - 5 pm
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day

Charlestown Navy Yard

  • Grounds open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Navy Yard Visitor Center

  • January - May 4: Wednesday - Sunday 10 am - 5 pm
    • Closed Mondays and Tuesdays
  • May 5 - June 23: Daily 9 am - 5 pm
    • Closed Mondays in April
  • June 24 - September 29: Daily 9 am - 6 pm
  • September 30 - December 1: Daily 10 am - 5 pm

USS Constitution

  • January - April 3: Open Wednesday - Sunday, 10 am - 4 pm
    • Closed Mondays and Tuesdays
  • April 4 - April 30: Open Wednesday - Sunday, 10 am - 6 pm
    • Closed Mondays and Tuesdays
  • May 1 - October 1: Open Tuesday - Sunday, 10 am - 6 pm
    • Closed Mondays
  • October 2 - November 3 (tentative): Open Tuesday - Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm
    • Closed Mondays
  • Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day & Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday

Note: These hours are subject to change.

To ensure safety, all visitors ages 18 and over wishing to embark USS Constitution may be subject to present a valid federal or state-issued photo ID at the ship's security entrance.

USS Constitution Museum

  • April - October: Daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • November - March: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

USS Cassin Young

  • May 5 - June 23: Daily 10 am - 4:30 pm
  • June 23 - September 29: Daily 10 am - 5:30 pm
  • September 30 - December 1: Daily 10 am - 4:30 pm
  • Not open regularly December through April.
 

South Boston

Dorchester Heights

  • Park Grounds: Daily, Dawn - Dusk
  • Monument: Closed to the public

Last updated: April 1, 2018

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Mailing Address:

Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston , MA 02129

Phone:

(617) 242-5601

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