National Museum of the US Navy

The museum chronicles the history of the United States Navy from the American Revolution to the present conflicts. Exhibits include artifacts from the Revolutionary War, the Forgotten Wars, the War of 1812, the Civil War, Spanish American War, polar exploration beginning in the 1840s, World War I, World War II, and the Korea War. The museum also features exhibits on navigation techniques and submarine technology. Field trip options include Sailor's Sea Chest (Pre K), Hats Off! (Grades K-2), Ships to the Sea (Grades 2-5), DIVE! DIVE! The history and Technology of Submarines (Grade 5), To the Ends of the Earth and Beyond (Grades 5-8), and Sailor's Life at Sea & Poetry (Grades 4-6). 

Contact Info 
Address: 736 Sicard St SE, Washington, DC 20374. District of Columbia. Tel: 202-433-6826. Website: www.history.navy.mil/museums/NationalMuseum/org8-1.htm. Hrs: Vary.

Contact Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Free.
 
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