Explore over 60,000 square feet of gallery space with rare figureheads, handcrafted ship models,
Civil War ironclad USS Monitor artifacts, paintings, and much more.
Mariners' Park & Lake Maury
550 acres of privately maintained, naturally wooded property that offers a quiet and serene place to walk, run, or picnic.
Within the Park is the 167-acre Lake Maury, which is encircled by the five-mile Noland Trail.
USS Monitor Center
An extraordinary exhibition made up of historical artifacts and interactive displays that let you experience the fear,
the awe, and the excitement that surrounded the Monitor's story during the American Civil War.
The Mariners' Museum Library at Christopher Newport University
The Mariners’ Museum Library at Christopher Newport University holds the largest maritime history collection in the Western Hemisphere.
100 Museum Dr
Newport News, VA 23606
Open Today 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Lecture Series: Joe Yurso
Saturday, April 4 • 4:30 p.m.Presented by Joe Yurso When it was built, USS Thresher was the most advanced submarine in …
Bells Across the Land
Join The Mariners’ Museum as we commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the end of the Civil War. For the past …
Civil War Homeschool Day
The Civil War has had a lasting impact on American culture. During this special homeschool day, participants will discuss some of …
Please join us for Coffee Days! On the second Saturday of the month, from March to August, we’re hosting coffee-related …
Boating on Lake Maury
Open Weekends, April 11 – July 26 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM Boat rentals are available beginning April 11! Whether …
Celebrate the Earth! Happy Earth Day! Let’s celebrate our wonderful planet with Earth-themed crafts and games!
The Coffee Bar – Coffee Food Pairings
Get caffeinated! Unwind with a cuppa joe at The Mariners’ Museum. The Coffee Bar features: Eat, drink and learn with …
Military Appreciation Day
FREE EVENT! Free Museum admission for all past and present Military and their immediate family. Enjoy family fun outside on …
Lecture Series: Warren Riess
“The Ship that Held Up Wall Street” Thursday, April 23 • 7 p.m.Presented by Warren Riess In January 1982, the remains …
Coffee Cupping Workshop
Please join us on April 25 for a very special Coffee Cupping Workshop, presented by The Mariners’ Museum and Massimo …
Coffee The World in Your Cup
Now open through September 7, 2015
B is for Buttersworth, F is for Forgery Solve a Maritime Art Mystery
Now open through April 26, 2015
Extreme Deep Mission to the Abyss
Opens May 16
3D Movie Prices
Child 3 and under
Tickets to Explorers Theater are in addition to the price of Museum admission. Movies and showtimes subject to change
Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean
Mysteries of the Unseen World 3D
James Cameron’s DEEPSEA CHALLENGE 3D
Coming May 16
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