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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Living Apart: 21st Century Segregation in Hampton Roads - Monday, February 3, 7-8 pm

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Join Dr. Johnny Finn,  Associate Professor of Geography in the Department of Sociology, Social Work, and Anthropology at Christopher Newport University, for an exploration into research of 21st Century Segregation in Hampton Roads.

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

The Storyweavers - Wednesday, February 19, 6-8 pm

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Join us for the return of The Storyweavers to the Great Hall stage!  

This talented group, whose beautifully crafted songs connect to the audience, debuted their CD "Fallen Sparrow" at the museum in August 2018. They are currently workin...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Poisoned Dwarf - Wednesday, March 18, 6-8 pm

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Keep the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day going a day longer…Poisoned Dwarf returns for their annual presentation of driving traditional Celtic music, and for them, the tunes matter most.  Focusing primarily on Irish traditional m...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Hampton Heritage Day - Saturday, May 9, 10 am-6 pm

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Overview of EventJoin in commemorating the Native American, European and African cultures, individually, as well as how they have come together to shape our community at Hampton Heritage Day.

The event provides focus on the history that shaped who we are t...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

"Hampton One: Working, Building, and Racing on the Water," on view now!

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This artifact-rich exhibition explores Hampton's integral ties to, and love of, the water that surrounds the city, its seafood and maritime heritage, and passion for sailing as embodied in the locally developed Hampton One-Design sailboat, and the competi...

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