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Posted on: April 15, 2020

Couch Potato Gala - May 30! Get Your Imaginary Tickets Now!

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Make your plans now to NOT ATTEND the Hampton History Museum Association’s Couch Potato Gala to support the Hampton History Museum!

Unfortunately, there is NO Dockside Seafood event this year…We are reduced to eating on our couch. So, ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

"Clips with the Curator" Virtual Tours - online now!

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We miss seeing you! Since you can’t come to us, we have begun sharing a series of “Clips with the Curator,” two to four minute videos, on Facebook , Instagram  and Twitter!

Now featured are tour highlights of...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Stuck at home? Check out the Hampton History Museum online!

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Climb on board! Discover new ways to enjoy the museum!

The museum may be temporarily closed, but that does not mean you can’t experience our history!

As we all hunker down for the weeks ahead, the museum staff is planning ways for you to discover ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Hampton History Museum Association Cancels Museum Events through June

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The Hampton History Museum Association, the non-profit affiliated with the Hampton History Museum that underwrites all museum programming through fundraised dollars, has elected to cancel all museum events, including Hampton Heritage Day, and monthly lect...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

ReLaunching Air Power Park! See what's restored, renewed, refreshed!

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ReLaunching Air Power ParkAir Power Park | 413 W. Mercury Boulevard | Hampton, VA 23669 | 757-726-0650What exactly is ReLaunching Air Power Park? ReLaunching Air Power Park is not an event, but rather a refreshed and reinvigorated way experiencin...

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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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