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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Want to see a space-themed playground at Air Power Park? Give input for our grant application

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Jan. 13, 2022 - The Hampton History Museum is seeking grants for a space-themed playground at Air Power Park, as well as other improvements.  We would like your input as part of that grant.

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

A House Built by Slaves: African American Visitors to the Lincoln White House - Virtual Talk 2/7

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Virtual Book Launch!A House Built by Slaves: African American Visitors to the Lincoln White HouseFacebook Live Debut—Monday, January 7, 7 pmIn his new book, Christopher Newport University professor Jonathan White explores the remarkable...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Free city calendars available with key dates, city landmarks

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Jan. 4, 2022 — Hampton city calendars for 2022 are available at city facilities while supplies last. The calendars feature original artwork of the landmarks that comprise the city's branding icons and have dates for key events in the city.

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Digital 2022 Hampton wall calendar (PDF) ... * Hampton City News
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Historic Black Beaches: Bay Shore Beach and Other Memorable Sands - Now Open!

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African Americans in many waterfront communities — denied access to public beaches pooled resources to create their own coastal retreats. Many became vacation destinations featuring hotels, music halls and amusement parks. All created special memories, ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Revolutionary Hampton Virtual Series

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Revolutionary Hampton Virtual Series
Stay tuned for a video series created by Hampton History Museum staff that explores the people and events in and around Hampton during the American War for Independence. 
Here is some of what you’ll discover:
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