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Recent and Upcoming Events

We’ve definitely ‘hit the ground running’ this year.  We’ve already had a wedding on site, supported a meeting of the Rotary Club of Yorktown, and were blessed by a volunteer work day from the Tabb Kiwanians.  We’ve had a Folk Jam and the monthly Swing dance and Storytellers meeting are…
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We’re Open ! ! !

We made it!  We’ve suffered through the doldrums caused by gloomy weather and dark winter evenings.  We’ve endured the cold, windy, and often wet, days and nights.  The first day of spring has come and gone.  And, now, we’ve finally opened our doors for the 2016 year. And, we’ve opened with…
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2015 and The Year Ahead

Can you believe it?  Another whole year has passed us by.  We’ve had some great times at our events,  The Wheels and Waves re-opening event and Pirate Invasion in the spring were followed closely behind by many other weekly, monthly, and annual events, including our annual Folk Festival, Oyster Roast and…
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Christmas Blessings

The Staff and Museum Board Members wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!  We have had a great 2015 at the Museum.  We’ve seen thousands of school students learning and even more local visitors and tourists.  We enjoyed the visit of the tall ship L’Hermione….
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School Visits and Field Trips

Well, summer vacation is over and the the kids have gone back to school.  That means we’re transitioning from our summer educational programs about pirates, archeology, boatbuilding, and nature exploration topics towards our educational support of public and private schools and home schooling student education.  During the last school year, we hosted…
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