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Conservation Wednesdays: Blackbeard’s Ship

May 10 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Conservation Wednesdays: Blackbeard’s Ship, QAR | 9am – 3pm
Have you ever wondered what happens to the artifacts from the Blackbeard’s
Queen Anne’s Revenge once they are recovered from the bottom of the
ocean? The NC Maritime Museum will host a conservator from the Queen
Anne’s Revenge conservation lab in Greenville. Conservators will be available
every Wednesday to answer questions about the processes required to
conserve the thousands of artifacts that have been recovered from the Queen
Anne’s Revenge site. Free. For more details, 252-728-7317 or
www.ncmaritimemuseumbeaufort.com.
Musket Firing Demonstration | 10am – 11am
Meet in Fort Macon at 10am to learn about a 19th century musket’s history,
loading procedures and firing. For more details, 252-726-3775 or
www.ncparks.gov/fort-macon-state-park.
Merry Time for Tots: Whale of a Time | 10am – 11am
Children and their caregivers will have a whale of a time! Join us for a whale
sing-a-long, read a book all about whales, create your own whale craft, and
even touch a whale’s heart! Ages 2-5. Free. Space is limited. Advance
registration is required. For more details, 252-728-7317 or
www.ncmaritimemuseumbeaufort.com.

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Date:
May 10
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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