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February 6

Community Day

Take the family on a voyage of exploration to The Mariners’ Museum. Admission is only $5 per person for residents…

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USS <em>Monitor</em>'s Berth Deck
February 13

Civil War Lecture: View the Monitor Through Photos

Presented by: Will Hoffman, Project Manager and Senior Conservator, USS Monitor Project Although there aren’t any known photographs of the…

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Safety at Sea Class
February 20

Safety at Sea Seminar 2016

Presented by The Mariners’ Museum and Landfall Navigation   Doors open at 7:30 AM Join us for a day-long Safety…

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February 27

The Art of Scrimshaw

Be guided on an exploration of the history of scrimshaw, including an examination of pieces from the Museum collection, and then make simple scrimshaw of our own.

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Iron cast molding
March 4

Sip and Sculpt

A new Battle of Hampton Roads event where guests can enjoy a glass of their favorite adult beverages while creating…

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March 5

Battle of Hampton Roads Weekend

This two-day event is held annually to commemorate the 1862 Battle of the Ironclads, The USS Monitor vs. the CSS…

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March 5

Civil War Beard Competition

In the Museum’s second annual Civil War Beard Competition, participants will literally face-off beard to beard in this facial hair competition that celebrates the iconic styles of Civil War-era facial hair.

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History Bites
March 5

History Bites

A food-tasting event of HISTORIC PROPORTIONS! Top restaurants and caterers in Hampton Roads will compete in a food-tasting event of…

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March 6

Battle of Hampton Roads Weekend

This two-day event is held annually to commemorate the 1862 Battle of the Ironclads, The USS Monitor vs. the CSS…

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Baltimore Album Quilting
March 12

Baltimore Album Quilting

Join educators Lauren Furey and Wisteria Perry as they teach us how to create our own piece of history.

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Safety at Sea
For novice and experienced mariners

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Attend to learn the information and skills required to sail the Chesapeake Bay or offshore, handle heavy weather, conduct rescue procedures and much more. Registrants will earn an official Near Coastal Safety at Sea Certification from US Sailing.

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Battle of Hampton Roads
Commemorate 154 Years of History

Saturday and Sunday, March 5 - 6, 2016

Join The Mariners’ Museum as we commemorate the 154th Anniversary of the Battle of Hampton Roads. Experience Living History encampments, an interactive iron pour, a Civil War beard competition for all ages, enjoy family programs and games, educational lectures, and meet Abe Lincoln! These events and activities are free with admission.

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History Bites
A food-tasting event of HISTORIC proportions!

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Back for a third year! Enjoy unlimited tastings as top restaurants and caterers in Hampton Roads prepare their best interpretations of traditional 19th century dishes representing the North, the South and the Navy.

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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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