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The museum's 2016 Media Kit includes information about the museum, its history, its programs, and images for publication.

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Brick by Brick LEGO 2016 program

Release Date: February 6, 2016

Saturday, February 6th, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center.
HRNM is bringing back its “blockbuster” LEGO Shipbuilding event in a venue that provides three times the space. This FREE program invites LEGO shipbuilders of all ages to share their creations with fellow enthusiasts on one exciting day – and compete for fabulous prizes! Register at

For more information please contact Donald Darcy, Special Events Coordinator at (757) 322-3168 or

Make Tea Not War: A Tea Commemorating the Treaty of Ghent

Release Date: February 9, 2015

Sunday, February 22, 1pm– 4pm. Please join the Hampton Roads Naval Museum on Sunday, February 22 from 1-4 p.m. and be transported back in time to Norfolk, 1815. Enjoy a delicious cup of tea while the ladies of Norfolk share the exciting news of the end of the last war with Great Britain! You won't want to miss this fun afternoon with our hosts and hostesses from the United States Daughters of 1812, the Norfolk Historical Society, and the Regency Society of Virginia. To make a reservation for this event, call (757) 322-3168. Museum admission is free; cost for refreshments is $7.00, made payable to the Hampton Roads Naval Historical Foundation. Reservation deadline is February 17.