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May 29

Live Lecture: CSS Albemarle Emerges

Join author and historian John V. Quarstein on Youtube Live, when he gives a 15-minute presentation on CSS Albemarle.

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July 6

Maritime Mondays

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

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July 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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July 13

Maritime Mondays

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

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July 20

Maritime Mondays

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

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July 26

The Mariners’ Craft Beer Festival

NEW DATE! Join us for an afternoon filled with great beer, good food, and live music!

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July 27

Maritime Mondays

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

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August 1

Nature Workshop: Imprints from Nature

The Nature Workshop Series are family-friendly workshops to introduce every one of all ages how to make beautiful creations using natural resources inspired by The Mariners’ Museum Park.

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August 3

Maritime Mondays

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

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August 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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August 10

Maritime Mondays

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

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August 14

Civil War Discussion: Second Battle of Manassas

Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon for a stimulating Civil War discussion with renowned historian, John Quarstein. There is no charge to participate.

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August 17

Maritime Mondays

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

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August 21

Civil War Discussion: A. P. Hill, CSA

Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon for a stimulating Civil War discussion with renowned historian, John Quarstein. There is no charge to participate.

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August 22

Hampton Roads History: Founding of Newport News

Dive into significant events of our nation’s history and examine their direct ties to the Hampton Roads region with noted historian and director emeritus of the USS Monitor Center, John V. Quarstein.

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August 24

Maritime Mondays

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

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August 31

Maritime Mondays

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

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September 4

Civil War Discussion: Siege of Harpers Ferry

Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon for a stimulating Civil War discussion with renowned historian, John Quarstein. There is no charge to participate.

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September 5

Nature Workshop: An Accessory to Nature

The Nature Workshop Series are family-friendly workshops to introduce every one of all ages how to make beautiful creations using natural resources inspired by The Mariners’ Museum Park.

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September 7

Maritime Mondays

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

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WHAT'S THE STORY
If artifacts could talk!

FREE Online Student Programs

Journey with a Mariners' Museum Educator on an exploration of artifacts and dive into the Museum’s vast collection! During the interactive session, students will have the opportunity to connect with an educator in real time as they learn new stories, ask questions, and participate in fun but short activities.

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Museum Fun at Home
Scavenger Hunts & Coloring Pages

Make learning and play a part of your every day!

Turn a much-needed break into a fun, family activity. Take a walk around your neighborhood or look in your backyard for outdoor adventure. Send the kids on a pirate quest to discover “buried” treasures or challenge the kids to a game of Tree ID. Give quiet time a little twist with coloring pages created by The Mariners’ Museum to add to your kid’s art portfolio.

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MUSEUM BLOGS
Blog.MarinersMuseum.org

Stories that awaken the mariner in us all!

The Museum is filled with fascinating stories from our Collection, to our world-renowned experts, to our quirky personalities and passions. With investigation, innovation, and intrigue leading the way, our staff is determined to bring you authentic stories that will give you a deeper understanding into how we are all connected to the world’s waters. Connect with us, share a laugh or two, maybe even shed a tear, and enjoy the adventure!

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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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Aircraft Carrier
3D

Aircraft Carrier:

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Deepsea Challenge
3D

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Photo courtesy of NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries