oral histories

Contact us if you know of a candidate for us to interview...

grenada exhibit

Visit the new exhibit on the Marines' 1983 intervention in Grenada

community partners

Explore the cultural heritage organizations we partner with...

mcrd museum education program

The MCRD Museum offers free tours, classes, and curricula.  Staff can also travel to local schools and classrooms.  Explore our free programming...

MCRD Museum

Day Hall, Building. 26

Located on the Historic

Marine Corps Recruit Depot

Mail:  1600 Henderson Ave., Ste 112

San Diego, CA 92140-5000

(619) 524-6719  www.usmchistory.org


Visiting information

mcrd museum reference center

Photographs, maps, manuscripts, and more are in the MCRD Museum Reference Center. No cost!  Access by appointment.  Explore our Reference Center materials...

What's New at the museum?

A Marine Corps History Museum in San Diego

marine corps recruit depot san diego

mcrd museum

Hours of Operation

Mondays       8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tue - Sat       8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

The MCRD Museum is closed on all Sundays, Federal Holidays, and certain Saturdays preceding Federal Holidays.

special holiday hours

Sat 26 December 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Museum Closed Days

Friday, 25 December 2015

New macro artifact

The Museum just acquired a 122mm D74 artillery piece...

volunteers needed

Help us with exhibits, tours, cataloging, and more!...

Interns wanted

The Museum is looking for college students to intern with us...