Nauticus

1 Waterside Dr
Norfolk,  VA 23510

Phone: (757) 664-1000



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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

Grandparents' Day at Nauticus

Grandparents' Day at Nauticus
12:00 pm - 09/10/2017

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We're celebrating Grandparents! Sunday, Sept 10 Noon-5pm One free grandparent's admission per paying child. No other discounts apply. See our regular admission...

Eclipse Viewing at Nauticus

Eclipse Viewing at Nauticus
10:00 am - 08/21/2017

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Included in Admission: • Free Eclipse Viewing Glasses (while supplies last) • Best Viewing Time is 2:30-3:30 PM • Special Educational Programming •...

MTS TechSurge: Marine Propulsion & Design

MTS TechSurge: Marine Propulsion & Design
07:00 am - 07/19/2017

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This workshop will provide an opportunity to discuss multi-disciplinary work in bio-inspired marine vehicle, propulsion and appendage design. Breakout sessions on...

Arboria luminarium

Arboria luminarium
10:00 am - 05/11/2017

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******** RAIN OR SHINE ******** WHERE: Town Point Park WHEN: May 11-14 | 10AM-7PM Daily PRICE: $5 (ages 2 and under free) -ARBORIA and reception tents are covered! -wheelchair...

Battleship Wisconsin's Birthday!

Battleship Wisconsin's Birthday!
02:00 pm - 04/23/2017

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Come celebrate the Battleship Wisconsin's 73rd birthday with us and the Hampton Roads Metro Band onboard the Battleship Wisconsin. Free and open to the public with...

The Wall that Heals

The Wall that Heals
12:00 am - 04/20/2017

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The Wall That Heals is a free exhibition that features a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. OPEN 24/7 FREE to the public Bringing...

Women in STEM Day

Women in STEM Day
10:00 am - 03/18/2017

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A fun-filled Day of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) activities, meet and greet career professionals, and more. Attending Girl Scouts can earn...

Black History Month Celebration

Black History Month Celebration
03:00 pm - 02/26/2017

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Celbrate Black History Month with us and the Atumpan Talking Drums, who will bring storytelling to life with drums and dance. Included with regular Nauticus admission...

Homeschool Day at Nauticus

Homeschool Day at Nauticus
10:00 am - 02/16/2017

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Extended educational programing to celebrate homeschoolers! $7.57 per child or adult children 3 & under FREE Science on a Sphere 11am & 2pm Simple Machines Made...

$7.57 admission for locals!

$7.57 admission for locals!
10:00 am - 01/18/2017

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We're thankful for our locals, so we're offering a deal! $7.57 admission for locals in the 757 area code. ******JAN 18 - Feb 28******* Share and...

Dickens' Christmas Towne -until Dec 31st. Share!

Dickens' Christmas Towne -until Dec 31st. Share!
10:50 am - 12/20/2016

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BIGGER. BOLDER. BRIGHTER-thru Dec 31st. Dickens’ Christmas Towne is Hampton Road’s merriest holiday tradition-where IT SNOWS EVERY DAY! A magical Christmas tree...

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays
06:00 pm - 12/10/2016

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The Home for the Holidays concerts are 12/9 and 12/10 at 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm, at Nauticus, 1 Waterside Drive in Norfolk. All net proceeds go to the USO to assist...

Tuba Christmas at Nauticus!

Tuba Christmas at Nauticus!
05:00 pm - 12/10/2016

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Tuba Christmas comes to Norfolk! Tuba, Baritone and Euphonium players, join the ODU low brass players in performance on Saturday, December 10th for "Tuba Christmas!"...

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays
06:00 pm - 12/09/2016

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The Home for the Holidays concerts are 12/9 and 12/10 at 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm, at Nauticus, 1 Waterside Drive in Norfolk. All net proceeds go to the USO to assist...

Scout Day at Nauticus

Scout Day at Nauticus
10:00 am - 12/03/2016

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All Hands on Deck to enjoy a day at Nauticus. Walk the decks of a historic battleship, predict the weather, hoist signal flags, have a ‘shocking’ experience...

Haunted Ship- Alien Terror!

Haunted Ship- Alien Terror!
07:00 pm - 10/28/2016

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Get the 'ship' scared out of you at this haunted experience aboard the Battleship Wisconsin! Are you the hunter…or the hunted? Oct 14 (Fri) - Oct 15 (Sat) Oct...

Nauticus Church Trip

Nauticus Church Trip
11:00 am - 07/02/2016

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Join us on Saturday as we have our monthly church time. Time for bonding! We are going to have a fun day on the USS Wisconsin and at Nauticus. See you there. Tickets...

Escape Ship-Grand Opening

Escape Ship-Grand Opening
12:00 pm - 07/01/2016

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The ONLY Escape Room developed on a real Battleship! It's 1945, you and your friends have one hour to save the day. You'll need to find clues, solve puzzles, and...

Moms Free on Mother's Day

Moms Free on Mother's Day
12:00 pm - 05/08/2016

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USS Wisconsin Birthday Celebration

USS Wisconsin Birthday Celebration
02:00 pm - 04/17/2016

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We will be celebrating the 72nd anniversary of the Battleship Wisconsin's commissioning by enjoying a patriotic concert under the 16" guns. The Hampton Roads Metro...

Youth Out United Nauticus Trip

Youth Out United Nauticus Trip
12:30 pm - 02/20/2016

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Join us for Youth Out United at the Nauticus! Nauticus is an exciting interactive science and technology center that explores the naval, economic, and nautical power...

Dickens' Christmas Towne

Dickens' Christmas Towne
09:00 am - 12/11/2015

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A lively London Pub featuring savory fare, additional storefront shops, and even more family-focused entertainment will help bring the magic and tradition of Dickens’...

Scout Day at Nauticus

Scout Day at Nauticus
10:00 am - 12/05/2015

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Welcome ALL Cub and Boy Scouts! Enjoy a day at Nauticus by participating in hands-on activities while earning scout requirements! Hoist signal flags, decipher a...

Dickens Comes to Town to Usher in the Holiday Season at Nauticus!

Dickens Comes to Town to Usher in the Holiday Season at Nauticus!
06:00 pm - 11/19/2015

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Actor and producer, Gerald Charles Dickens, great-great grandson of literary master Charles Dickens, will perform his one-man enactment of "A Christmas Carol." Dickens'...

DAV/RecruitMilitary Job Fair for U.S. Military Veterans in Norfolk, VA

DAV/RecruitMilitary Job Fair for U.S. Military Veterans in Norfolk, VA
11:00 am - 11/12/2015

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Register for this event here: RecruitMilitary.com/Norfolk RecruitMilitary and the DAV are proud to present a Job Fair for Veterans in Norfolk, VA. Lots of companies...

Haunted Ship: Zombie Pirates

Haunted Ship: Zombie Pirates
06:30 pm - 10/30/2015

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Tonight is your last chance to experience Haunted Ship: Zombie Pirates! Chemical waste has turned pirates and the Battleship Wisconsin’s crew into zombies - can...

Haunted Ship: Zombie Pirates

Haunted Ship: Zombie Pirates
06:30 pm - 10/23/2015

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Join us for our second weekend of Haunted Ship: Zombie Pirates! Chemical waste has turned pirates and the Battleship Wisconsin’s crew into zombies - can you escape...

70th Anniversary of Battleship Wisconsin's Return from WWII

70th Anniversary of Battleship Wisconsin's Return from WWII
05:30 pm - 10/14/2015

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Be the first to taste O'Conner Brewing Company's newest beer created especially for the Battleship Wisconsin. Name to be announced at event.. Live Music! Food Trucks!...

70th Anniversary of the Battleship Wisconsin's return from WWII

70th Anniversary of the Battleship Wisconsin's return from WWII
05:30 pm - 10/14/2015

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Be the first to taste O'Conner Brewing Company's newest beer created especially for the Battleship Wisconsin. Name to be announced at event.. Live Music! Food Trucks!...

RIVERFest 2015

RIVERFest 2015
10:00 am - 09/12/2015

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Ready, Set, RIVERFest! FREE & Open to the Public! elizabethriverfest.org Experience the Elizabeth by Water: Harness the power of the wind on sailboat rides compliments...

Fantail Film Festival - Frozen

Fantail Film Festival - Frozen
07:15 pm - 08/08/2015

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Bring the family, some camp chairs and a blanket, and watch a movie the same way the sailors did during WWII. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Movie starts at 8 p.m. Tickets...

Fantail Film Festival

Fantail Film Festival
07:45 pm - 07/25/2015

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Fantail Film Festival, Battleship Wisconsin! TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, the third installment in the series will show at 8:15 p.m. on Saturday, July 25. One of the best...

Fantail Film Festival

Fantail Film Festival
07:45 pm - 07/11/2015

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Fantail Film Festival, a truly unique movie-watching experience aboard the fantail (stern) of the Battleship Wisconsin. The second film of the series will be the...

Fantail Film Festival

Fantail Film Festival
07:45 pm - 06/27/2015

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Nauticus will welcome back its popular Fantail Film Festival, a truly unique movie-watching experience aboard the fantail (stern) of the Battleship Wisconsin on...

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