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STEM activity:
What’s in My Cannon?

May 15 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

FREE with $1 admission
Lower Lobby

Get ready to roll up your sleeves for this fun hands-on activity to determine what clues to Monitor‘s history you might discover!

Kids of all ages are invited to participate in a STEM-based archeological dig using replicas of cannons found at USS Monitor‘s wreck site. Learn to build a tool to dig out the cannon’s concretion (also known as a thick, sandy build-up), and uncover what artifacts may be inside.

Details

Date:
May 15
Time:
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT

Venue

The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Phone:
(757) 596-2222
Website:
https://marinersmuseum.org