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The museum's 2015 Media Kit includes information about the museum, its history, its programs, and images for publication.

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Celebrate Women in the Navy at the Hampton Roads Naval Museum

Release Date: February 3, 2015

Please join the Hampton Roads Naval Museum on Wednesday, March 4 at 6 p.m. as we celebrate Women's History Month and give you a chance to meet some of the Navy's finest female service members. Rear Admiral Ann Phillips (Ret.), the first woman assigned as a Destroyer Squadron Commodore, will serve as moderator for a discussion. Panelists will represent important watershed eras for women in the Sea Service, from World War II forward. Vice Admiral Nora Tyson, the first woman to command a U.S. Navy carrier task force, will be on hand to speak about today's Navy. This free evening event includes refreshments, and is co-sponsored by the Hampton Roads Chapter of the Navy League and the Hampton Roads naval Historical Foundation.

Brick by Brick LEGO 2014 program

Release Date: February 7, 2015

Calling all ship builders! On Saturday, February 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Hampton Roads Naval Museum (HRNM) will bring back its "blockbuster" LEGO Shipbuilding event for a fourth year. 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!

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.