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Date:
November 14, 2021
Time:
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Time Details:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday
Location:
Nauticus & Battleship Wisconsin
Address:
One Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA 23510
Contact:
7576641000
Cost:
Discounted military tickets must be purchased at the Admissions desk.
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Veterans Day Weekend at Nauticus

Sunday, November 14, 2021

Nauticus invites you aboard the Battleship Wisconsin for their Veterans Day Weekend festivities honoring our military service members! From November 11 to 14, all veterans and active-duty service members will receive 50% off general admission tickets

Veterans Day Celebration


Nauticus invites you aboard the Battleship Wisconsin for their Veterans Day Weekend festivities honoring our military service members. Meet former crew members from different decades and learn about special items from missing in action service members and prisoners of war.


From November 11 to 14, all veterans and active-duty service members will receive 50% off general admission tickets at the Nauticus admissions desk. Proper ID is required and the discount applies to service members only, additional guests will need to purchase tickets online or at the admissions desk. Discounted military tickets must be purchased at the Admissions desk. 


Veterans Weekend Programming 

  • POW/MIA Remembrance: On Friday, honor our missing in action service members and prisoners of war in the historic wardroom with 11 different items that hold a special meaning for the families of and the service members.
  • Quartermaster Conversations: On Friday, Battleship Operations Manager Keith Nitka will step back into his role as Quartermaster to engage with guests about his experience aboard the Wisconsin.
  • Meet the Crew: Saturday and Sunday, six former crew members will return to share their stories in the historic wardroom.

Additional Tours and Ways to Support the Battleship

Want to see more of the Wisconsin? On our Command and Control Tour, explore areas of Battleship Wisconsin with a historical interpreter and learn how the Battleship was commanded and would fight in the control areas of the ship on this 90 minute tour. This experience is ticketed and requires reservations. It is available every Tuesday – Saturday at 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:0 p.m. and at 1:30 p.m., and 3:00 p.m. only on Sundays. Learn more and purchase tickets here

Honor your loved one with a permanent plaque aboard the Wisconsin. Military or civilian, living or deceased – an engraved plaque placed aboard the last battleship built by the United States Navy is a meaningful and memorable gift. Learn more here.

You lived. You served. Share your story aboard the Battleship Wisconsin here


Veterans Day weekend and additional programs are supported by the Nauticus Foundation. 

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