Nauticus

1 Waterside Dr
Norfolk VA  23510

Phone: (757) 664-1000

Nauticus

Nauticus is a contemporary museum that uses the natural setting of Norfolk's harbor to showcase global maritime commerce and the world's largest Navy.

NAUTICUS inspires and educates with engaging & interactive experiences that celebrate our connections with today's maritime world. Nauticus is a contemporary museum that uses the natural setting of Norfolk's harbor to showcase global maritime commerce and

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Founded: Nauticus was incorporated under the National Maritime Center Authority in February 1988

Categories: Museum, Non-Profit Organization, Public Places & Attractions

Hours

Mon: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



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Past Events

Red White & Brew Fundraiser Hosted by Homes for Heroes HRVA

Red White & Brew Fundraiser Hosted by Homes for Heroes HRVA
06:00 pm - 07/04/2018

At Nauticus

You’re invited to be a sponsor/guest at the inaugural Hero Kids Foundation Charity Red, White & Brew Fundraiser, July 4, 2018 hosted by Homes for Heroes. Hero...

NNSY Participating in the DAV/RecruitMilitary Norfolk Job Fair

NNSY Participating in the DAV/RecruitMilitary Norfolk Job Fair
11:00 am - 05/17/2018

At Nauticus

Norfolk Naval Shipyard will be participating in the DAV/RecruitMilitary Norfolk Veterans Job Fair at Nauticus - Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center May 17 from...

Egg Drop Competition

Egg Drop Competition
10:30 am - 04/07/2018

At Nauticus

Come watch amateur designers of all ages participate in an annual Egg Drop Contest on Saturday, April 7 from 10:30am to 2pm. Sponsored by the ASME (American Society...

Free Tours on USCG EAGLE

Free Tours on USCG EAGLE
01:00 pm - 04/06/2018

At Nauticus

Come take a free self-guided tour on the United States Coast Guard Barque EAGLE. At 295-feet in length, EAGLE is the largest tall-ship flying the stars and stripes,...

Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt
08:30 am - 03/31/2018

At Nauticus

Enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt and Petting Zoo FREE for members $15 per family (up to 6 people) Reservations Required Please contact Erin Walker: 757-664-1005 or erin.walker@norfolk.gov Egg...

March For Our Lives Hampton Roads

March For Our Lives Hampton Roads
12:00 pm - 03/24/2018

At Nauticus

Gun violence has plagued our communities for far to long. We didn’t listen when our black and brown brothers and sisters cried out, we didn’t listen when victims...

Women in STEM Day

Women in STEM Day
10:00 am - 03/24/2018

At Nauticus

Enjoy a fun-filled day of Science, Technology, Engineering, and MATH (STEM) activities, meet-n-greet career professionals, and more! Girl Scouts and American Heritage...

Eastern Virginia Regional KidWind Challenge

Eastern Virginia Regional KidWind Challenge
08:00 am - 03/23/2018

At Nauticus

The KidWind Challenge is an engineering design competition where students in grades 4- 12 design and build small wind turbines to test. At the event, teams will...

Homeschool Day

Homeschool Day
10:00 am - 02/27/2018

At Nauticus

Join us for Homeschool Day Feb 27, 10am-5pm $7.57 for adults and children, ages 3 & under free Programs Science on a Sphere- 10:30am, 3pm Knots- 11am Flags- 11:30am Weather...

NYE Party & Balloon Drop

NYE Party & Balloon Drop
12:00 pm - 12/31/2017

At Nauticus

Finish 2017 with a bang, and join us for an exciting family-friendly celebration on New Year's Eve. You won't want to miss our Great 1,000 Balloon Drop at 3pm! Inside...

Arctic Blast

Arctic Blast
10:00 am - 12/29/2017

At Nauticus

Inside Dickens' Christmas Towne Dec 29 & 30 View amazing ice sculptures, ride the outdoor Arctic Express through Town Point Park, meet the Snow Queen, special...

Princess & Pirate Party

Princess & Pirate Party
10:00 am - 12/27/2017

At Nauticus

A Princess & Pirate themed party inside Dickens' Christmas Towne! Dec 27, 10am-6pm FREE admission for kids dressed as a princess or pirate all day(12 & under) Meet...

Scout Day

Scout Day
10:00 am - 12/02/2017

At Nauticus

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2017 TIME: 10 A.M.-5 P.M. COST: $13/SCOUT | $15/ADULT RESERVATIONS AND Enjoy a fun day at Nauticus while earning Scout requirements. Hands-on...

Scout Day at Nauticus

Scout Day at Nauticus
10:00 am - 12/02/2017

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Enjoy a fun day at Nauticus while earning Scout requirements. Hands-on activities will include building underwater robots, identifying aquatic life, meeting professionals...

Dickens' Christmas Towne

Dickens' Christmas Towne
10:00 am - 11/18/2017

At Nauticus

An enchanted Christmas Village with entertainment, family-friendly activities, daily snow, shopping, christmas treats, and more! Location: Decker Half Moone Cruise...

Haunticus at Nauticus

Haunticus at Nauticus
10:00 am - 10/28/2017

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Spook-tacular Fun for Everyone! Join us for a day of Halloween-themed events and scary activities. FREE for: Kids in costume (ages 12 & under) Nauticus & Sail Nauticus...

Girls STEAM Ahead

Girls STEAM Ahead
06:00 pm - 10/21/2017

At Nauticus

Girl Scout Brownies, Juniors and Cadettes are invited to join us for a fun-filled night at our 3rd Annual Nauticus STEAM Night for Girl Scouts! Touch a shark, build...

2017 Fall Oyster Roast!

2017 Fall Oyster Roast!
04:00 pm - 10/19/2017

At Nauticus

Our Fall Oyster Roast is sure to impress this year! Hosted at Elizabeth River Pavilion, Live music, SEVERAL Beer Trucks, Oysters, and an impressive VIP section!...

Red Shoe on the Sea

Red Shoe on the Sea
07:00 pm - 09/23/2017

At Nauticus

You are invited to Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Norfolk’s Red Shoe on the Sea Saturday, September 23, 2017 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Nauticus 1 Waterside...

Homeschool Day

Homeschool Day
10:00 am - 09/14/2017

At Nauticus

A day to celebrate our Homeschoolers! Enjoy our discounted prices and extended educational programming *Pricing is for Homeschoolers and Homeschool families only Programs...

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