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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

Clean the Bay Day

In conjunction with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, join The Mariners’ Museum and Park from 9:00 AM to Noon to help pick up trash from the surrounding area!

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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 6

D-Day: 75 Years Later

Today marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park as it hosts family-friendly programming to commemorate the largest seaborne invasion in history.

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June 8

D-Day: 75 Years Later

In remembrance of the 75th anniversary of D-Day, The Mariners’ Museum and Park will host family-friendly programming to commemorate the largest seaborne invasion in history.

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June 8

World Oceans Day

Bring your family and friends to The Mariners’ Museum and Park, and join with us in this growing global celebration to protect our shared ocean!

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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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June 14

Civil War Round Table: Battle of New Market

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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June 15

Civil War Lecture: Summer on the USS Monitor

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

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June 15

The Mariners’ International Wine Classic

Join The Bronze Door Society as they present The Mariners’ International Wine Classic annual fundraiser to support the conservation of the Museum’s collection.

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June 30

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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July 12

Civil War Round Table: Richmond, Capital of the Confederacy

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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July 13

Civil War Lecture: CSS Hunley

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

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July 14

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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July 19

Civil War Round Table: Battle of First Manassas

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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July 23

Oyster Gardening Seminar

The Mariners’ Museum is proud to partner with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to host an Oyster Gardening seminar on July 23, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

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July 26

Civil War Round Table: The Siege of Petersburg Begins

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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August 2

Civil War Round Table: Battle of Kennesaw Mountain

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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Seizing the Moment
The Evolution of Action Photography

Now Open

Featuring 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. The Havemeyer Collection includes gelatin silver prints by early 20th-century master marine photographers Edwin Levick and Morris Rosenfeld, as well as work by others.

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D-Day Commemoration
75 Years Later

June 6 & 8

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park on the 75th anniversary of D-Day to commemorate the largest seaborne invasion in history. Meet Museum staff and costumed interpreters, who will be in the galleries to talk about the timeline of events, strategy involved, military effort, and outcome of the conflict.

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The Mariners' International Wine Classic
Presented by The Bronze Door Society

June 15 · 6 PM

Join The Bronze Door Society as they present The Mariners’ International Wine Classic annual fundraiser to support the conservation of the Museum’s collection. This upscale wine tasting event is held in the beautiful Main Lobby of the Museum, and features over 80 international and domestic wines.

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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