Hampton History Museum

Discover the history of Hampton, Virginia at the Hampton History Museum. Dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding of Hampton’s history, the museum features a variety of exhibits to pique your group’s interest. The museum’s nine exhibits feature items such as Native American clothing, ship barrels from Port Hampton, Civil War photos, artifacts of the seafood industry, and more. Educational programs adhere to the Virginia Standards of Learning, and focus on a variety of topics related to Hampton’s history.
 
Contact Info 
120 Old Hampton Lane, Hampton, Virginia 23669

. City of Hampton. Tel: 757-727-6838. Email: duffee.maddox@hampton.gov. Website: www.hamptonhistorymuseum.org. Hrs: Mon.-Sat. 10AM-5PM, Sun. 1PM-5PM.  
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 5th-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 30-45 minutes. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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