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An Inside Look at Toys Ahoy! A Maritime Childhood

December 7, 2019

Presented by Erika Cosme, content and interpretation developer

Lecture begins at 10:30 AM & 2:30 PM

FREE with Museum admission; Seating is limited.

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.

Creating an entire exhibition can be fun, but also hard work. From idea conception to the gallery’s opening day, there are many varying pieces that need to be discussed, organized, and assembled to produce a captivating exhibit.

Join Cosme as she leads you down a different kind of memory lane, providing interesting tidbits, highlights and challenges as the project lead for the Museum’s newest exhibit, Toys Ahoy! A Maritime Childhood.

This is a lecture series presented by The Mariners’ Museum and Park staff.
Go behind the scenes of the Museum and explore our collection while learning about the work the staff does.
Read more about our Maritime Connections lectures here…


December 7, 2019


The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
(757) 596-2222