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

  • Open Daily 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day

Faneuil Hall, The Great Hall

  • Normal Hours: Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., except during city sponsored events.
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day

Old South Meeting House

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

Old State House

  • May 26 - September 1: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • September 2 - May 25: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and closed at 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
  • Closed the first week in February for maintenance.

Paul Revere House

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

Old North Church

  • January - February: Daily 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • March - May: Daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • June - October: Daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • November - December: Daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 

Charlestown

Bunker Hill Monument

  • November 28, 2016 - April 28, 2017: Open daily 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Last climb: 4:30 p.m.
  • Summer Hours, beginning April 29, 2017: Open daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Last climb: 4:30 p.m.
  • Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, & Christmas Day

Bunker Hill Museum

  • Winter Hours, November 28, 2016 - April 28, 2017: Open daily 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Summer Hours, beginning April 29, 2017: Open daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • 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

  • Through April 28, 2017: Open Thursday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Beginning April 29, 2017: Open Tuesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

USS Constitution

  • April 15, 2017 through undocking from Dry Dock 1*:

    Open Tuesday through Friday, 2:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    Open Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Closed Mondays
    *Constitution is slated to leave Dry Dock 1 on July 10, 2017. At that time she will be closed until the early Fall for the completion of her restoration work.

  • 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

  • Closed November 13, 2016 - May 1, 2017
  • Ship will be open on December 7, 2016, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. for the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Weather permitting.
 

South Boston

Dorchester Heights

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

Last updated: April 16, 2017

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Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston , MA 02129

Phone:

(617) 242-5601

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