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April 27

Rain Barrel Workshops

In a partnership with the Virginia Cooperative Extension and the City of Newport News, The Mariners’ Museum and Park are offering rain barrel workshops!

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April 27

Celebrate the Park 2019

Bring the entire family and invite your friends to this FUN and FREE outdoor event at The Mariners’ Museum and Park!

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April 28

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 29

Maritime Mondays

Fun for Children! Join us Monday mornings for engaging learning activities for children that include story time and a craft!

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April 29

Lecture: Michael Tougias

A Lecture Series favorite, Michael Tougias returns to tell his newest tale of high-stakes survival – this time, with a political twist.

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May 4

The Forgotten Faces of the Titanic

Wisteria Perry’s talk examines stories of RMS Titanic passengers from all over the world, including China, Haiti, and Egypt, and also a few survivors who ended up here in Hampton Roads.

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May 5

The Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival

Great beer, good food, and live music! The seventh 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 6

Maritime Mondays

Fun for Children! Join us Monday mornings for engaging learning activities for children that include story time and a craft!

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May 9

Lecture: Andrew Lawler

What happened to the Lost Colony of Roanoke? Writer, correspondent, and author Andrew Lawler set out to solve the mystery.

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May 10

Civil War Round Table: The Contraband of War Decision

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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May 11

Civil War Lecture: Last Days of the CSS Virginia

Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center

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May 12

Friendly Hours

Friendly Hours is an inclusive time where guests with mobility, cognitive, or physical challenges can experience the Museum in a less crowded environment with reduced sound and lighting.

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May 13

Maritime Mondays

Fun for Children! Join us Monday mornings for engaging learning activities for children that include story time and a craft!

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May 17

Civil War Round Table: CSS Neuse

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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May 20

Maritime Mondays

Fun for Children! Join us Monday mornings for engaging learning activities for children that include story time and a craft!

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May 26

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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May 27

Maritime Mondays

Fun for Children! Join us Monday mornings for engaging learning activities for children that include story time and a craft!

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June 1

Capturing the Action in Maritime Photography

Curator of photography Sarah Scruggs will provide a brief history in the technical advancements that led image-makers to be able to stop action.

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June 1

Rain Barrel Workshops

In a partnership with the Virginia Cooperative Extension and the City of Newport News, The Mariners’ Museum and Park are offering rain barrel workshops!

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June 9

Friendly Hours

Friendly Hours is an inclusive time where guests with mobility, cognitive, or physical challenges can experience the Museum in a less crowded environment with reduced sound and lighting.

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Don't Miss

Celebrate the Park
Featuring the City Nature Challenge

April 27 · 10 AM - 2 PM

Come celebrate The Mariners’ Museum Park and the Noland Trail with family games, interactive environmental displays and demonstrations, make-and-take crafts, and much more. Bring the entire family and invite your friends to this FUN and FREE outdoor event as part of the Museum’s appreciation for the local community’s support!

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Seizing the Moment
The Evolution of Action Photography

Now Open

Delve into never before seen images from The Horace Havemeyer III Collection along with work by contemporary photographers, showing the evolution of marine photography from a documentary approach to more of an artistic perspective.

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The Mariners' Craft Beer Festival
Tickets now on Sale

May 5 · 12 PM - 5 PM

Join us for the seventh annual Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival featuring craft beers and live music in the unique setting of The Mariners’ Museum’s outdoor courtyards.

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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 Rex 3D
Journey to a Prehistoric World

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Oceans 3D
Our Blue Planet

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Photo courtesy of NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries