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April 22

Bird Watching on the Noland Trail

Take to the Trail, and join members of The Hampton Roads Bird Club for a bird watching workshop!

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April 28

Rain Barrel Workshops

Learn to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home! In a partnership with the Virginia Cooperative…

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April 28

Macro Photography Workshop

Join the Mariners’ Museum Staff and the James River Camera Club for a 3-hour adventure taking up close and personal photos of the Mariners’ collection!

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May 2

Blood Drive at The Mariners’ Museum and Park

The Museum is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive this May.

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May 5

The State of USS Monitor’s Turret

Maritime Connections: The State of USS Monitor‘s Turret Presented by Will Hoffman, Director of Conservation and Chief Conservator Lecture begins…

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Beer from a cask in 2013 at The Mariners' Craft Beer Festival
May 6

The Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival

Great beer, good food and live music! The sixth annual Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival will features craft beers in the unique setting of The Mariners’ Museum’s outdoor courtyards.

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May 12

Civil War Lecture: The Clarence / Tacony / Archer Affair

Confederate Piracy on the High Seas: The Clarence/Tacony/Archer Affair Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center Lecture…

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May 19

Rain Barrel Workshops

Learn to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home! In a partnership with the Virginia Cooperative…

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May 24

Lecture: Adriane Lentz-Smith

This talk will focus on the experience of African American civilians and soldiers in the war years, with a particular focus on how World War I shaped the black freedom struggle.

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May 27

Bird Watching on the Noland Trail

Take to the Trail, and join members of The Hampton Roads Bird Club for a bird watching workshop!

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June 2

Celebrate the Park 2018

Celebrate the Park will be held on the Museum’s front lawn. Crafts, family games, food trucks, interactive environmental displays and demonstrations, and much more!

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June 2

Treasures of the Museum’s Photo Negative Collection

Jay Moore presents photographs from the Museum’s “hidden collections,” showing them to the public for the first time.

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June 16

The Mariners’ International Wine Classic

Join The Bronze Door Society as they present The Mariners’ International Wine Classic annual fundraiser to support the conservation of the Museum’s collection.

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October 14

The Noland Trail Marathon and Relay

The Noland Trail Marathon and Relay Sunday, October 14, 7 AM Click here for more details or to register Produced…

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October 14

The Mariners’ ARRRtober Festival

The Mariners’ ARRRtober Festival is a family-friendly event that features pirate-themed activities all day long!

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Don't Miss

Sailor Made
Featuring items made by sailors or artisans at sea

Now Open

See works of art, scrimshaw, and decorative knotwork, commemorative and household items that will provide a glimpse into the daily lives of those who made their livelihoods on the sea.

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The Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival
Great beer, good food and live music!

May 6, 2018

The sixth annual Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival will features craft beers in the unique setting of The Mariners’ Museum’s outdoor courtyards. Tickets include 20 four-ounce craft beer tastings, a souvenir tasting glass, live music, beer talks by brewery representatives, and the day’s admission to The Mariners’ Museum!

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The Miniature Ships of August F. and Winnifred Crabtree
The jewel of The Mariners’ Museum’s collection

Now Open

From a primitive raft to a Venetian galleass decorated with 359 carved figures, the evolution of boatbuilding is depicted in an unparalleled display of craftsmanship by artist/carver August F. Crabtree. With help from his wife, Winnifred, Crabtree created this extraordinary miniature fleet.

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Explorers Theater

3D Movie Prices

Adult

$6

Member

$5

Child 3 and under

$2

Tickets to Explorers Theater are in addition to the price of Museum admission. Movies and showtimes subject to change without notice.
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Now Playing

Sea Monsters 3D
A Prehistoric Adventure

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The Last Reef 3D
Cities Beneath The Sea

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Photo courtesy of NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries