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January 27

Maritime Mondays

Fun for both children and parents! Join us every Monday morning for engaging activities.

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February 1

Nature Workshop: Preserving Spring Blooms

Learn how to make beautiful creations using natural resources inspired by The Mariners’ Museum Park at these family-friendly workshops.

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February 1

Maritime Storytime: The Princess and the Pea

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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February 3

Maritime Mondays

Fun for both children and parents! Join us every Monday morning for engaging activities.

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February 7

Civil War Discussion: Defense of Wilmington, North Carolina

The Mariners’ Park Café / Open to the Public Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the…

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February 8

Africans and African Americans in the Maritime World

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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February 8

Hampton Roads History: The Apprentice School Celebrating a Century

William “Bill” Fox’s ties to Newport News Shipbuilding run deep. Fox was honored when the company asked him to write the centennial history of its renowned and nationally recognized Apprentice School.

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February 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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February 10

Maritime Mondays

Fun for both children and parents! Join us every Monday morning for engaging activities.

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February 13

Blood Drive at The Mariners’ Museum and Park

The Museum is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive. Please join us in saving lives by signing up to give a blood donation!

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February 13

Evening Lecture:
Laurie Gwen Shapiro

Meet journalist and documentary filmmaker Laurie Gwen Shapiro as she takes readers on an unforgettable voyage of a plucky teen who became a Roaring Twenties celebrity.

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February 14

Civil War Discussion: Confederate POW Camps

The Mariners’ Park Café / Open to the Public Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the…

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February 15

Nathan Richardson portrays Frederick Douglass

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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February 15

Civil War Lecture: Gustavus Vasa Fox

Fox took command of the steamer Baltic in an effort to take supplies to the besieged Fort Sumter, but arrived too late.

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February 17

Maritime Mondays

Fun for both children and parents! Join us every Monday morning for engaging activities.

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February 22

Rain Barrel Workshops

Conserve water and save money by learning to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home! Pre-registration is required.

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February 22

African Maritime Collage

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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February 24

Maritime Mondays

Fun for both children and parents! Join us every Monday morning for engaging activities.

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February 29

Safety at Sea Course

Join us for a day-long Safety at Sea Seminar designed and conducted by sailors and experts in their fields!

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February 29

Anansi the Trickster

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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Don't Miss

Toys Ahoy! A Maritime Childhood
New Exhibition

NOW OPEN!

Adventure is out there! Toys Ahoy! is a new and fun exhibition that connects the young and the young at heart. Come explore your childhood again, and delight over a collection of 100 different items from children's books, games, and toys!

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NATURE WORKSHOPS
Turn nature into a work of art.

First Saturday of each month

Come learn how to make beautiful creations using natural resources inspired by The Mariners’ Museum Park. These fun workshops are perfect for family and friends to spend quality time together!

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SAFETY AT SEA OFFSHORE COURSE
Registration now open

Saturday, February 29, 2020

In memory of Captain Henry Marx, join us for a day-long Safety at Sea Course designed and conducted by sailors and experts in their fields! This comprehensive course could be the most important day of your boating life whether you are a novice and an experienced mariner.

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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

Deepsea Challenge
3D

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Now Playing

Aircraft Carrier:
Guardians of the Sea 3D

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Photo courtesy of NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries