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Exclusive Save Our Ship Lecture

Title:Exclusive Save Our Ship Lecture
Date & Time:Sat Apr 1, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N. Union St. (Map This)
3rd floor, room 325
Event Details:Special lecture on new discoveries on Alexandria’s 18th-century ship by Benjamin Skolnik, Alexandria Archaeology. Find out the latest news about the ship excavated last year on the Alexandria Waterfront. Reservations are required. Book today and take full advantage of this unique opportunity to meet Alexandria Archaeologists and hear the latest research on the historic ship.

Early Alexandrians sunk the ship in the Potomac mudflats over 200 years ago. Archaeologists unearthed it, temporarily saving it from destruction. The ship is currently stabilized and awaiting conservation. Now, we need your help to preserve this fragile vessel for future generations!

For more information about the ship’s excavation, stabilization, and media coverage, visit

Contact Phone No.:703.746.4399
Fees:Reservations are required and available while supplies last from Select Save our Ship Lecture to make your reservation. Once completed, please make a minimum donation of $10 to Save Our Ship through All proceeds benefit the Ship Conservation Fund.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Archaeology Museum, Lecture, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Torpedo Factory Art Center

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