150th Anniversary of Battle of Hampton Roads, Living History Day

March 9, 2012 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
The Mariners' Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
Phone: (757) 596-2222
Fax: (757) 591-7320
Registration required – Registration Opens January 2012

Bring your students to The Mariners’ Museum as we bring Civil War history to life with events focusing on the famed 1862 Battle of Hampton Roads between the ironclads USS Monitor and CSS Virginia. Students will...

  • Interact with Civil War soldiers!
  • Explore the award-winning USS Monitor Center
  • Tour Behind-the-Scenes of the state-of-the-art Conservation Facility, where Monitor artifacts are undergoing preservation!
  • Play 19th-century crafts and games!
  • Become a Civil War sailor through Interactive Enlistment Activities