Sea, Space and Safari in Hampton Roads

Sea, Space and Safari in Hampton Roads Virginia Living Museum Mariners Museum Virginia Air and Space Center
Sea, Space and Safari in Hampton Roads
Address
Virginia Living Museum
524 J. Clyde Morris Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23601
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Newport News City
Phone: (757) 595-1900
Program Registration: (757) 595-9135
Fax: (757) 599-4897
Email grouptour@thevlm.org
Website www.thevlm.org

Visit three popular museums all in one day! One of the largest maritime history museums, the Mariners’ Museum is filled with artifacts that celebrate seafaring adventure. Explore rare figureheads, handcrafted ship models, the USS Monitor ironclad, paintings and small craft from around the world.

Take flight to the Virginia Air & Space Center, the visitor center for NASA Langley and Langley Air Force Base. Launch a rocket, pilot a space shuttle, fly an airplane. See the Apollo 12 Command Module, a Mars meteorite and a DC-9 passenger jet. Watch an IMAX film.

Experience native wildlife at the Virginia Living Museum! View red wolves, bald eagles and a sea turtle. Meet animals that live in the Chesapeake Bay, a swamp, mountain cove and limestone cave. Enjoy hands-on activities, extensive native plant displays, observatory,  planetarium, boardwalk with animals in naturalized habitats, green living exhibits and children's nature playground..




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