Hold artifacts in your (gloved) hands!

Civil War Lecture Series: History in Your Hands

100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News 23606


  • Hampton Roads Residents: $$5

Join conservation staff from the USS Monitor Center for a unique, hands-on examination of certain items recovered from the wreck of USS Monitor. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to handle ironclad history! Learn about the conservation process for treating these historic items, and experience the awe of holding an artifact!