The Main Gate serves as the entrance to the Marine Corps Historic District. The U.S. Marine Corps Barracks and Commandant's House comprise the Nation's oldest continually active Marine Corps installation. Situated in southeast Washington, the post…

The Commandant's House is situated at the north end of the parade ground, this impressive 2 1/2- story, white-painted, Flemish-bonded brick residence is the home of the Commandants of the U.S. Marine Corps, a function it has served continually since…

The Marine Barracks serve as the nation's oldest continuously active Marine Corps installation, making them central to Marine Corps tradition and history. They were built on site selected by Thomas Jefferson, and designed as the permanent home of the…