Welcome to the USS Constitution’s 1812 Marine Guard, the public face of the all-volunteer Historic Marine Education, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. The unit makes its home and headquarters at the oldest Marine Barracks building in the United States, located in the Charlestown Navy Yard – Boston, Massachusetts. We are glad you found us!

As you travel through our site we hope to make you better acquainted with the early history of our country and the role played in its development by the United States Marines.