Military History Research Center and Weapons Collection

Extensive archival material and a collection of military weapons from the Revolutionary War to present, including objects from foreign countries involved in military action with the United States. The center is available to visit and perform research on an appointment basis.

Plan Your Visit Today!

Step onboard the United States Naval Shipbuilding Museum and discover a world of history, learning, and exploration.


Open seasonally 10am – 4pm
Saturdays & Sundays
April 15 – November 19, 2023
and Fridays during July & August.