MCB QUANTICO

Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide

Welcome

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Since its establishment in 1917, Quantico has been home to many of the nation’s most innovative, intelligent and patriotic men and women. It is here, at the Crossroads of the Marine Corps, that vital concepts, training and equipment of the future are developed. Some of the most important techn...

History

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Even before the Jamestown Settlement and Capt. John Smith explored the Potomac banks in 1608, the Spaniards had visited Quantico nearly 40 years earlier. Tobacco was the main product of early Scottish settlers in the Quantico area, which was the home of many Revolutionary War heroes. American, Briti...

Arrival

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Quantico is conveniently reached by Interstate 95 and there are two airports nearby: Dulles International in Chantilly, Virginia, and Ronald Reagan Washington National in Washington, D.C. Other transportation includes a bus terminal in nearby Triangle as well as Amtrak, 800-872-7245, and Virginia Ra...

Services

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The American Red Cross is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. ...

Recreation & Sports

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The Semper Fit and Recreation administrative office is located on the lower level of Little Hall, Building 2034, Barnett Avenue. The program offers a wide variety of recreational activities designed to help patrons stay in shape and enjoy their leisure time. Golf, boating, bowling, recreational clas...

Marine Corps Base Quantico

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Marine Corps Base Quantico is home to the Marine Corps Combat Development Command and numerous tenant organizations. The base staff provides infrastructure, operational and community services support to these organizations and to the military members, families and civilians who live and work on base...

Marine Corps Installations Command

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Marine Corps Installations Command became fully operational Oct. 1, 2012, as the Marine Corps’ newest command. Its commander, Maj. Gen. Juan Ayala, also serves as assistant deputy commandant for Installations and Logistics Facilities and commander of the Marine Corps National Capital Region Co...

Marine Corps Combat Development Command

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A lieutenant general holds dual responsibility as the commanding general of Marine Corps Combat Development Command and as the deputy commandant of the Marine Corps for Combat Development and Integration, and is headquartered in the General Raymond G. Davis Center at 3300 Russell Road. ...

Training & Education Command

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The mission of the Training and Education Command, located in Building 1019, is to develop, coordinate, resource, execute, and evaluate training and education concepts, policies, plans and programs to ensure Marines are prepared to meet the challenges of present and future operational environments. ...

Tenant Activities

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Manpower and Reserve Affairs is the largest department in Headquarters Marine Corps. Located in the James Wesley Marsh Center, Building 3280, M&RA is responsible for taking care of Marines and their families. Within the M&RA are the Manpower Management Information Systems Division, the Manpo...

Area Attractions

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Quantico National Cemetery

18424 Joplin Road (Route 619)

Triangle, VA 22172

703-221-2183 ...