Where to watch the tall ships in Boston 
Here’s our round-up of some places to watch the tall ships and naval vessels in town. And for more about the event, like where to park, information on the ships, and guidelines for touring the vessels, here’s our guide to the tall ships in Boston.
 (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)

Where to watch the tall ships in Boston

Here’s our round-up of some places to watch the tall ships and naval vessels in town. And for more about the event, like where to park, information on the ships, and guidelines for touring the vessels, here’s our guide to the tall ships in Boston.

(David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)

For Constitution crew, a historic assignment 
When the USS Constitution ventures into Boston Harbor on July Fourth, it will take more than 60 Navy men and women to operate her. Surprisingly, the ship is a plum assignment for sailors.
(ARAM BOGHOSIAN FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE)

For Constitution crew, a historic assignment

When the USS Constitution ventures into Boston Harbor on July Fourth, it will take more than 60 Navy men and women to operate her. Surprisingly, the ship is a plum assignment for sailors.

(ARAM BOGHOSIAN FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE)

USS Constitution to get a tuneup 
- The USS Constitution may be the oldest commissioned warship still afloat in the world, but even “Old Ironsides” needs a tuneup every so often.

USS Constitution to get a tuneup

- The USS Constitution may be the oldest commissioned warship still afloat in the world, but even “Old Ironsides” needs a tuneup every so often.