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Popular in recent TV series, Quantico is an actual town located in Prince William, VA about 36 miles outside of Washington, DC.  Quantico is the home of the largest U.S. Marine Corps base, Marine Corps Base Quantico. The base also the site for other agencies including the FBI Academy and the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS). 

Things to see & do in Quantico

Eat & Drink in Quantico

Places to Stay in & Around Quantico

Upcoming Events in Quantico

 

Iwo Jima 75th Anniversary weekend at the Marine Museum

February 23, 2020

A whole weekend of events planned at the Marine Corps Museum around the 75th anniversary of the Battle at Iwo Jima. The Museum's...

Iwo Jima Flag exhibition

February 23, 2020 - February 26, 2020

On February 23, 1945, Marines raised a small flag on Mount Suribachi on the island of Iwo Jima to the cheers of the troops below and...

President's Own Marine Corps Band Performance - National Museum of the Marine Corps

February 23, 2020

President's Own Marine Corps Band -- 75th Anniversary of the Flag Raising on Iwo Jima On February 23, 1945, photographer Joseph...

Preschool Play Date-Marching Into Spring

March 10, 2020

Families with pre-school aged children are invited to celebrate spring at the National Museum of the Marine Corps! Participants will...

Family Day: Women in the Marine Corps

March 14, 2020

Families are invited to learn about the many ways women have served their country throughout history at the National Museum of the...

History in Your Hands @ National Museum of the Marine Corps

March 15, 2020 - April 19, 2020

HIYH is a program for visitors of all ages who are blind or have low vision. HIYH is an opportunity to interact with the collections...

With the Marines in Vietnam, WWII

March 21, 2020 - December 19, 2020

Self Guided tour of gallery exhibits dedicated to Vietnam (10-1130AM), WWII (130-300). Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam...

Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony - Quantico National Cemetery

March 25, 2020

The Department of Veterans Affairs Quantico National Cemetery will honor the service, sacrifice and enduring achievements of the Armed...

17.75K Access Granted

March 28, 2020

Want to run the MCM? All Marine Corps 17.75K finishers earn a guaranteed entry into the MCM to be held in October 2019. The 17.75K...

Home School Days: Maritime Explorers

April 7, 2020 - April 8, 2020

Home School students of all ages are invited to discover how the United States Marine Corps and United States Navy have explored the...

Family Day: Maritime Explorers

April 11, 2020

Families are invited to discover how the United States Marine Corps and United States Navy have explored the far reaches of our...

FREE Admission day!! - Prince William Forest Park

April 18, 2020 - November 11, 2020

The largest park in the Washington Metropolitan area lies right here in Prince William County. Run by the National Park Service, the...