Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Home School at the Museum: Cartography

March 26, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Maps, charts, and topographical maps are crucial to sailing the oceans. Students will learn the history of and the techniques for map making. During the hands-on component of this program, students will create their own detailed maps and learn how to make soundings.

Visit the Navy Museum online to learn more: www.history.navy.mil/branches/org8-1.htm

Details

Date:
March 26, 2013
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

National Museum of the United States Navy
Washington Navy Yard
Washington, DC United States

Organizer

National Museum of the United States Navy