Civil War Lecture Series: Advancements in Maritime Technology in the 1800s

The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606


  • Free with Museum admission: $$13.95

The decades surrounding the American Civil War saw great advancement in naval technology. New military hull designs merged with civilian inventions from the Industrial Revolution to modernize the navies of the world. Join Lesley Haines as she discusses innovations of the time including those on the USS Monitor, the HMS Warrior, and the FS La Glorie.