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Hampton History Museum, Hampton

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The Hampton History Museum is dedicated to seeking out, recording, preserving and presenting the city’s rich history and its influence and impact on the shaping of America through ongoing exhibitions, temporary displays, educational initiatives, family activities, public programs, festivals, tours and events.

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  • My wife was traveling independently of me the last weekend in August and this is her review: Hampton, Virginia, America’s oldest, continuous, English-speaking settlement, has a rich and interesting hi...  more »
  • What an amazing and diverse collection! It is beautifully curated and very, very affordable. It is a great place to spend a really hot - or really cold - afternoon! Tours are welcome as well. Parking ...  more »
  • Wow! Slavery is more than black & white. This helped explain the green of the situation. Helen & the other staff were fantastic. The sea to the stars pass is worth buying if you'll be in the area more...  more »
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  • Great stuff. Nice price. Not a lot of visitors. Downtown Hampton-Marina is quaint. Great for kids.
  • Small but has alot of history of the Hampton area. Learned alot about the city I live on and has a cute gift shop along with books that the authors come and sign.
  • It's an awesome museum and it's a great venue to see local artist perform.
  • Come and learn about Hampton's history !! They also have great events every month ranging from musical guests to reinactments of historical events !!!
  • NASA run forum was fun. The museum as well was decent.

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