On the first Saturday of each month between 1:00 pm & 4:00 pm the National Civil War Naval Museum presents History First, an afternoon program of rotating activities such as museum theatre, living history programs, film screenings, or lectures. There’s something to do every month at Port Columbus!

Event dates and times are subject to change.

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    Mysteries at the Museum
    Friday, November 28th, 2014
    A special viewing party for the Travel Channel's Mysteries at the Museum. More details to come!

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    Victorian Christmas
    December 6th and 7th, 2014
    The  original 1860s Santa Clause is coming back to town, and he's setting up shop at the National Civil War Naval Museum! Join us for our Victorian Christmas Open House, Saturday and Sunday, December 6th & 7th. Enjoy carolers, museum tours, concerts of period holiday music, a reading of the classic "'Twas the Nigt Before Christmas", face painting, unique shopping, hospitality from Twelfth Street Deli/ Fountain City Coffee, and of course our Victorian era Santa, who will also be appearing in Uptown Columbus' Broadway Holiday Parade. Free admission to this event is made possible by support from CB&T and W.C. Bradley.For more information call 706-327-9798.