Groups visiting Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego who wish an organized, escorted tour must submit a request at least 30 days prior to arriving. Group tours will be granted on a case-by-case basis and is contingent on factors such as manpower and time, as well as government regulations. Visits are typically limited to recruit Family Days and Marine Corps graduation on Fridays.
Eligible groups include JROTC, ROTC, reunion groups, community organizations, veterans organizations, active duty military groups/units, etc. Groups of family and friends attending Family Day and graduation should not submit a request and refer here for more information.
Miscellaneous Information Regarding Group Tours
Transportation to, from and around MCRD SD must be provided by the group. Military vehicles will not be authorized. All vehicle operators must be licensed and possess registration and proof on insurance for their vehicles.
Lodging for most groups is not available on MCRD SD.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
G-3 Visiting Group Request Form