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New Summer Exhibition

Drones: Is the Sky the Limit?

Now - October 9

Explore the history of Drone technology, from the earliest unmanned flying machines to advanced systems of the 21st century. Try your piloting skills in the Drone Zone!

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It's Maritime for Fun!

Nauticus is a maritime discovery center located along the waterfront in downtown Norfolk, offering a unique form of experiential learning for all ages. Through interactive exhibits and STEM to STERN programming, Nauticus uses the museum, Battleship Wisconsin, sailing center, and Schooner Virginia to tell the story of the maritime environment, industry, and the military.

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Boats, Brews & Waterfront Views - First annual fundraiser to support Sail Nauticus.
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Battleship Wisconsin

Home to the largest and last battleship ever built by the United States Navy.
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Sail Nauticus

Our sailing center is committed to inspiring our community.
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Cruise Virginia

State-of-the-art cruise terminal in Norfolk.
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Reserve your tickets to start your Nauticus adventure today!

Upcoming Events

Exhibit Shark Lab
Daily  |   Every Day
Exhibit Drones: Is the Sky the Limit?
June 18 - October 9  |   Daily
Exhibit, Special Events The Drone Zone
June 18 - October 9  |   11:30 AM & 2 PM
Sail Nauticus 2022 Summer Camps
June 20 - August 12  |   Varies Per Camp
Sail Nauticus First Sail
August 13  |   4:00 PM
Sail Nauticus First Sail
August 17  |   4:00 PM
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Support the Nauticus Foundation's commitment to the community.