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Looking for a Few Good Volunteers!
Do you enjoy people and history? The MCRD Command Museum is looking for a few good volunteers.  Types of volunteer activities include:

Giving Tours
Cataloging Photos
Developing Classes
Maintaining Exhibits
Providing Information to Visitors

Are you interesting in helping us?  Please contact us!

 
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MCRD Command Museum
Building 26, Day Hall
mail: 1600 Henderson Ave., Ste. 212
San Diego, CA 92140
(619) 524-6719

Regular Hours:  8AM to 4PM
Monday Hours:  8AM to 3PM
Open Monday - Saturday

The museum is closed on certain Saturdays and Federal holidays. Click here for a list of closed dates.  

Welcome to the MCRD Command Museum.
  Our mission is to provide an educational setting that portrays the legacy of the Marine Corps.  We accomplish this by:

  • Creating exhibits about the history of the Marine Corps from the late 19th century to the present day
  • Maintaining a reference center which contains an archives and a research library
  • Training recruits in Marine Corps history
  • Developing curricula of Marine Corps history, tradition, and values
  • Providing classes and tours for Marines, students, and groups within the civilian community
  • Preserving artifacts of enduring value in accordance with the museum's mission and collection development statement
Admission to the museum; classes and tours; and information and services from the reference center are free and open to the public.




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