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The Mariners’ Museum

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100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
(757) 596-2222 https://www.marinersmuseum.org

January 2020

Maritime Mondays

January 27 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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February 2020

Nature Workshop: Preserving Spring Blooms

February 1 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Storytime: The Princess and the Pea

February 1 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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Maritime Mondays

February 3 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: Defense of Wilmington, North Carolina

February 7 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

The Mariners’ Park Café / Open to the Public Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the…

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Africans and African Americans in the Maritime World

February 8 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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Hampton Roads History: The Apprentice School Celebrating a Century

February 8 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

William “Bill” Fox’s ties to Newport News Shipbuilding run deep. Fox was honored when the company asked him to write the centennial history of its renowned and nationally recognized Apprentice School.

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Friendly Hours

February 9 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

February 10 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Blood Drive at The Mariners’ Museum and Park

February 13 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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The Museum is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive. Please join us in saving lives by signing up to give a blood donation!

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Evening Lecture:
Laurie Gwen Shapiro

February 13 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Meet journalist and documentary filmmaker Laurie Gwen Shapiro as she takes readers on an unforgettable voyage of a plucky teen who became a Roaring Twenties celebrity.

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Civil War Discussion: Confederate POW Camps

February 14 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

The Mariners’ Park Café / Open to the Public Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the…

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Nathan Richardson portrays Frederick Douglass

February 15 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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Civil War Lecture: Gustavus Vasa Fox

February 15 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Fox took command of the steamer Baltic in an effort to take supplies to the besieged Fort Sumter, but arrived too late.

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Maritime Mondays

February 17 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Rain Barrel Workshops

February 22 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on April 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on May 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on June 6, 2020 at 10:00 AM

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Conserve water and save money by learning to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home! Pre-registration is required.

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African Maritime Collage

February 22 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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Maritime Mondays

February 24 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Safety at Sea Course

February 29 @ 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join us for a day-long Safety at Sea Seminar designed and conducted by sailors and experts in their fields!

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Anansi the Trickster

February 29 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join The Mariners’ Museum and Park during the month of February and celebrate Black History Month with us through programs, living history, and hands-on activities.

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Hampton Roads History: Henry E. “Eddie” Huntington

February 29 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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March 2020

Maritime Mondays

March 2 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Evening Lecture:
David H. Bain

March 5 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Come hear the fascinating tale about two Virginians on an expedition to the Holy Land from best-selling author David Haward Bain.

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Civil War Discussion:
USS Cumberland

March 6 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the Mariners’ Park Café and stimulating Civil War discussion with renowned historian, John Quarstein.

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Nature Workshop:
The Art of Hammered Flowers

March 7 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Lecture: European Ironclad Evolution (1855 – 1870)

March 7 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

EUROPEAN IRONCLAD EVOLUTION: 1855 TO 1870
Fox took command of the steamer Baltic in an effort to take supplies to the besieged Fort Sumter, but arrived too late.

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History Bites

March 7 @ 6:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

A food-tasting event of HISTORIC proportions! Join us for a delectable time at our Seventh Annual History Bites. Tickets on sale soon!

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Friendly Hours

March 8 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

March 9 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: USS Congress

March 13 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the Mariners’ Park Café and stimulating Civil War discussion with renowned historian, John Quarstein.

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Maritime Mondays

March 16 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

March 23 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

March 30 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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April 2020

Civil War Discussion: Battle of Memphis

April 3 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the Mariners’ Park Café and stimulating Civil War discussion with renowned historian, John Quarstein.

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Nature Workshop: Get Started with Nature Photography

April 4 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

April 6 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Evening Lecture: Tucker Thompson

April 9 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join award-winning TV commentator, producer, and America’s Cup host Tucker Thompson for a sneak peek into the next America’s Cup.

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Civil War Discussion: Red River Campaign

April 10 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the Mariners’ Park Café and stimulating Civil War discussion with renowned historian, John Quarstein.

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Friendly Hours

April 12 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

April 13 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Rain Barrel Workshops

April 18 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on April 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on May 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on June 6, 2020 at 10:00 AM

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Conserve water and save money by learning to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home! Pre-registration is required.

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Hampton Roads History: The Jamestown Exposition and Other ‘Lost’ Attractions

April 18 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Dive into significant events of our nation’s history and examine their direct ties to the Hampton Roads region with special guest speaker Nancy Sheppard.

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Maritime Mondays

April 20 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

April 27 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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May 2020

Nature Workshop: Stepping into a Garden

May 2 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

May 4 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Lecture: Robert N. Macomber

May 7 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Join award-winning author and internationally acclaimed lecturer, Robert N. Macomber, as he gives a fascinating look at the Caribbean’s role in the American Civil War.

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Friendly Hours

May 10 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

May 11 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Rain Barrel Workshops

May 16 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on April 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on May 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on June 6, 2020 at 10:00 AM

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Conserve water and save money by learning to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home! Pre-registration is required.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

May 18 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

May 25 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: Irvin McDowell, USA

May 29 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

The Mariners’ Park Café / Open to the Public   Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in…

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June 2020

Maritime Mondays

June 1 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: Battle of Gaines Mill

June 5 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

The June 27, 1862 Battle of Gaines Mill was the third of the Seven Days Battles. It was General Robert E. Lee's first major victory.

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Nature Workshop: Dying for Tie-Dye

June 6 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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.

Find out more »

Rain Barrel Workshops

June 6 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on April 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on May 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM

One event on June 6, 2020 at 10:00 AM

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Conserve water and save money by learning to assemble a 55 gallon rain barrel that you can take home! Pre-registration is required.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

June 8 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: Battle of Five Forks

June 12 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

April 1, 1865, at Five Forks: Union troops, commanded by Major General Philip Sheridan, were able to break through the Confederate defenses, commanded by Major General George E. Pickett

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Friendly Hours

June 14 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

June 15 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

June 22 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

June 29 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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July 2020

Civil War Discussion: Battle of Malvern Hill

July 3 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

After forcing Union General George McClellan's retreat across the Virginia Peninsula, Confederate General Robert E. Lee strove to destroy the Federal army on July 1, 1862.

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Maritime Mondays

July 6 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: Lieutenant General James Longstreet, CSA

July 10 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

One of the foremost Confederate generals and nicknamed by Robert E. Lee as his "Old War Horse," James "Pete" Longstreet, an 1842 graduate of West Point, served with distinction during the Mexican War.

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Friendly Hours

July 12 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

July 13 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

July 20 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

July 27 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

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The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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August 2020

Nature Workshop: Imprints from Nature

August 1 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

August 3 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Friendly Hours

August 9 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

August 10 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: Second Battle of Manassas

August 14 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Longstreet's attack on August 30, 1862, was the largest simultaneous assault of the Civil War and gave the Confederates a major victory.

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Maritime Mondays

August 17 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: A. P. Hill, CSA

August 21 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

General Hill was killed at Petersburg, Virginia, on April 2, 1865.

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Hampton Roads History: Founding of Newport News

August 22 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

August 24 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

August 31 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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September 2020

Civil War Discussion: Siege of Harpers Ferry

September 4 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

The Mariners’ Park Café / Open to the Public Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the…

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Nature Workshop: An Accessory to Nature

September 5 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

September 7 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Civil War Discussion: Battle of South Mountain

September 11 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

The Mariners’ Park Café / Open to the Public Visit the Museum on Friday afternoon to enjoy lunch in the…

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Friendly Hours

September 13 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

September 14 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

September 21 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Evening Lecture: A Furious Sky

September 24 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Best-selling historian and author Eric Jay Dolin returns to present a story on five hundred years of American hurricanes.

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Hampton Roads History: Airship ROMA A Forgotten Tragedy

September 26 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

Dive into significant events of our nation’s history and examine their direct ties to the Hampton Roads region with special guest speaker Nancy E. Sheppard.

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Maritime Mondays

September 28 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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October 2020

Maritime Mondays

October 5 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Friendly Hours

October 11 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

October 12 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

October 19 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

October 26 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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November 2020

Maritime Mondays

November 2 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Friendly Hours

November 8 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until December 13, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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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Maritime Mondays

November 9 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

November 16 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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Maritime Mondays

November 23 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2020

An event every week that begins at 10:30 AM on Monday, repeating until December 28, 2020

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States

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

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