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December 7

An Inside Look at Toys Ahoy! A Maritime Childhood

Come hear what it takes to create an exhibit at The Mariners’ Museum and Park with Erika Cosme, content and interpretation developer for the Museum.

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December 7

Nature Workshop: Unbe-wreath-able Creations

Create wreaths using existing resources found at The Mariners’ Museum and Park!

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December 7

Wreathing of the Lions

Join The Bronze Door Society at The Mariners’ Museum and Park to spread holiday cheer when it hosts the annual wreathing of the lions.

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December 8

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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December 9

Maritime Mondays

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

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December 13

Civil War Round Table: Major General John Logan, USA

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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December 14

Breakfast with Santa

sold out

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December 14

Civil War Lecture: Major General John Bankhead Magruder

Battle of Antietam Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center Lecture begins at 2:30 PM Civil War…

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December 16

Maritime Mondays

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

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December 20

Civil War Round Table: Last Days of the USS Monitor

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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December 21

Breakfast with Santa

sold out

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December 23

Maritime Mondays

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

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December 30

Maritime Mondays

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

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January 3

Civil War Discussion: CSS Shenandoah

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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January 4

Nature Workshop: Giving Flight to Feathered Friends

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

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January 4

Civil War Lecture: CSS Manassas

Commissioned on September 12, 1861, the ram was the first Confederate ironclad.

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January 10

Civil War Discussion: Battle of Stones River

Visit the Museum Friday afternoons for stimulating Civil War discussion.

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January 11

Civil War Lecture: Contraband of War Decision

On May 24, 1861, three slaves escaped from building fortifications at Sewell’s Point and went onto Fort Monroe to claim their freedom.

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January 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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January 13

Maritime Mondays

Fun for both children and parents! Join us every Monday morning for engaging 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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HOLIDAY AMERICAN GIRL DOLL DRAWING
$5 per ticket or 5 tickets for $20

November 16 through December 16

Make the holiday season a memorable one for a child or a doll collector! As part of The Mariners' Museum and Park's newest exhibition, Toys Ahoy! A Maritime Childhood, visitors can purchase tickets for a drawing to win a holiday-themed American Girl Doll.

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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

Great Barrier Reef
in 3D

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Photo courtesy of NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries