Toys Ahoy! A Maritime Childhood

Repeats Daily.
January 26, 2020 - 09:00 amJanuary 26, 2020 - 05:00 pmNovember 16, 2019 - September 7, 2020, 9am - 5pm
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News, VA 23606


  • Museum Admission (exhibit included in admission): $1.00

Adventure is out there! Toys Ahoy! A Maritime Childhood is a new and fun exhibition that connects the young and the young at heart. Most people may not think of toys as museum artifacts, but the toys are a reflection of our ideas of play and childhood.

With almost 100 different items on display to excite everyone of all ages, the collection includes: children's books, interactive board games, card games, puzzles, toys such as wood and paper battleships and motorized miniature engines, and many other historic toys and collectibles from years gone by.

Come explore your childhood again and delight in this wonderful exhibition as you stroll down memory lane with Toys Ahoy! You can't help but smile and laugh as you reminisce over the incredible items that connect our past to the present, and maybe even get a glimpse into the future at America's National Maritime Museum. Plan your visit today for only $1 per person!