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Women in Maritime Day

A Day to Celebrate the Remarkable Contributions of Women in Maritime!

Join us for a day of engaging presentations, workshops, immersive experiences, and hands-on programming from the women who do this important work each day.

From fearless sailors and skilled navigators to astute marine scientists and skilled shipbuilders, we will highlight the diverse roles women have played shaping the course of maritime history. This special day aims to inspire, educate, engage, and empower visitors, fostering a greater appreciation for the integral role women play in the world of seafaring.

Women in Maritime Day will be on Saturday, March 16th and Nauticus will be offering $12 admission! Don’t forget members always visit the museum for FREE! Want to become a member? Click here.

Schedule for the day:

10AM – 4PM: Meet the Women of Norfolk’s NOAA
10AM – 4PM: Meet the Women of Norfolk Naval Shipyard
11AM & 2PM: Water Quality Add On (Only $5 per person!)
12:30PM – 1:30PM: Tunnel Talk: A Very Boring Podcast