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Norfolk In Time

New Exhibition

A highly interactive exhibition weaving stories of history, culture, science, technology and industry to showcase Norfolk’s unique resiliency in the face of continual challenge and change.

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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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Become a Member

Introducing a new, flexible membership program. Join now - June 30 for 50% Off all levels!
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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

Sail Nauticus Learn to Sail
May 26 - May 28  |   6pm
Workshop Toddler Time
May 30  |   9:30am
Sail Nauticus First Sail
June 3  |   2 PM
Members Aquaticus Member Preview
June 15 - June 16  |   10 AM
Sail Nauticus Learn to Sail
June 16 - June 18  |   6 PM
Sail Nauticus First Sail
June 17  |   2 PM
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