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Visit the Drum Barracks

Hours and admission, map and directions, and tour information


The museum is reopening for tours, by reservation only, beginning August 3, 2021.

The Drum Barracks Civil War Museum is closed to the public Monday, Friday, Saturday and City Holidays.

There are no self-guided tours, the only way to view the museum is while on a tour. At this time, tours are limited to 1 to 6 individuals from the same household.

Public Tour Schedule

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
 11 am and 12:30 am
2nd and 4th Sunday
11:30 am and 12:30 pm

A $5 donation is requested per person, children under 12 are $1.

The Drum Barracks Museum is located at 1052 N. Banning Boulevard, Wilmington, CA 90744

Tours are limited to 1 to 6 visitors from the same household and reservations must be booked in advance.  

Call (310) 548-7509, during business hours, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday, to book your tour day and time. We apologize, but we cannot accommodate walk-ins, school tours or group tours at this time.