|MAKING MARINES GALLERY
Listen to the thoughts of wary recruits during that first bus ride to the training depot, stand on the famous yellow footprints, and visit the barbershop where "it all gets taken away". Includes an HD image of the "Bare Essentials" exhibit.
This exhibit features the Marine Drill Instructors. Includes a video of Drill Instructor Testimonials describing what it means to be a D.I.
Officer Candidates School
This exhibit displays what it means to be a leader in the Marine Corps, and how officer candidates are screened and tested at OCS before earning their commissions as Marine 2nd lieutenants.
This exhibit immerses visitors in the memorable experiences that forge recruits into Marines during Boot Camp.
The transformation of each new platoon of enthusiastic but unfocused volunteers into unselfish, physically fit, team-oriented, hard-charging warriors. Includes a video of Marine Testimonials.
This exhibit represents a shooting range. Visitors can come in and practice their marksmanship.
This exhibit walks through the joy of graduation, where the Marines receive their first eagle, globe, and anchor insignia. Includes a video of Marines talking about their training experiences.