Military Appreciation Day
October 12, 2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Children’s Museum of Virginia, 221 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704, USA
In celebration of the U.S. military in Hampton Roads and the Navy’s birthday, the Children’s Museum of Virginia will host their 4th Annual Military Appreciation Day on October 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The museum will offer a discounted $5 admission for active duty members, retired veterans, Department of Defense civilians, and their families (with valid I.D., children under 2 are free), as well offer a 20% discount in the museum gift shop during the event. Additionally, the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum and the Lightship Portsmouth Museum will be free and open tothe public through the day from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
During the day, volunteers from the sea services will showcase the latest technology and skills oftoday’s maritime services to the public with various static displays and demonstrations inside and outside the museum.