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** Access to some of the collections located at the Washington Navy Yard may be limited. Please refer to the Notices section on the NHHC homepage for current information. **
Please direct your inquiry to any of the departments or museums listed below. Technical issues with the website can be sent to the NHHCWebmaster at NHHCWebMaster@navy.mil

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Area / Responsibility Telephone Fax
US Navy Museum and Cold War Gallery
Flagship Museum of the Navy. Exhibits artifacts from U.S. naval history, 1775-present.
Hours view

202-433-4882 202-433-8200
View Museum's FAQs
email: navymuseum@navy.mil
Navy Department Library
Collects and provides access to books, periodicals, documents, and manuscripts relating to naval and maritime history.
Hours view

202-433-4132 202-433-9553
Media Relations & Public Affairs
Inquiries from the media concerning naval history, the interviewing of Navy historians and/or the use of Navy facilities for media purposes.
Hours view

202-433-7880 202-433-3593
email: NHHCPublicAffairs@navy.mil
NHHC Web Site
Inquiries regarding website technical issues.
Hours view

email: NHHCWebMaster@navy.mil
Navy Art Collection
Displays and prepares traveling exhibitions including the work of naval combat artists.
Hours view

202-433-3815 202-433-5635
email: NavyArt@navy.mil
Great Lakes Naval Museum, Great Lakes, IL
Dedicated to telling the story of "boot camp" training in the U.S. Navy.
Hours view

email: glnm@navy.mil
Hampton Roads Naval Museum, Norfolk, VA
Exhibits highlight of 234 years of naval history in the Hampton Roads region
Hours view

757-322-2987 757-445-1867
email: hrnavalmuseum@navy.mil
National Naval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, FL
This historic treasure boasts beautifully restored aircraft, hands-on exhibits and artifacts representing Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard aviation.
Hours view

(850) 452-3604(6) (850) 452-3296
email: museuminfo.navalaviation@mchsi.com
Naval Undersea Museum-Keyport, WA
Preserves, collects and interprets naval undersea history, science and operations benefiting the U.S. Navy and the people of the United States
Hours view

email: underseainfo@kpt.nuwc.navy.mil
Naval War College Museum, Newport, RI
History of naval warfare as studied at the College, and the naval heritage of Narragansett Bay - tale that begins with the nation's colonial roots.
Hours view

(401) 841-4052 or (401) 841-2101 (401) 841-7074
email: museum@usnwc.edu
Puget Sound Naval Museum, Bremerton, WA
Allows visitors to explore the naval history of the region through exhibits about the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, USS John C. Stennis, and much more.
Hours view

(360) 479-7447 (360) 396-7944
Patuxent River Naval Air Museum
Preserves and interprets the Patuxent River Naval Air Base history and heritage of advancing Naval aviation technology.
Hours view

(301) 863-7418 (301) 863-5048
email: directory@paxmuseum.com
U.S. Navy Seabee Museum, Port Hueneme, CA
Stands watch over the legacy of the “Can do!” spirit for the U.S. Navy Seabees, the Civil Engineer Corps of the Navy, veterans, and the public.
Hours view

(805) 982-5165 (805) 982-5169
base access info.
email: seabeemuseum@navy.mil
U.S. Naval Academy Museum, Annapolis, MD
Exhibits focused on the history of the U.S. Naval Academy in a newly renovated Museum
Hours view

(410) 293-2108 (410) 293-5220
USS Constitution ("Old Ironsides") Charlestown, MA
The world's oldest commissioned warship afloat, promotes the U.S. Navy and America's naval heritage through educational outreach, public access and historic demonstrations.
Hours view

(617) 242 - 5670
email: constitution.pao@navy.mil
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