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Saturday, June 17 & Sunday, June 18

Father's Day Festival

$5 Admission Presale | $10 Day Of

Celebrate your Father's Day Weekend with the ultimate lineup at Nauticus. Join us for the Grand Opening of our new exhibit Aquaticus and BattleChip & Sip.

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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 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
Exhibit Aquaticus Grand Opening
June 17  |   10 AM
Workshop Painting Workshop
June 17  |   2 PM
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Support the Nauticus Foundation's commitment to the community.