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Illuminating the Past

Presented by Naval War College Museum at Naval War College Museum, Newport RI

Aug 24 2017
Feb 27 2018
Illuminating the Past

The Naval War College Museum is now hosting a new exhibit, “Illuminating the Past,” by Tom Freeman. The exhibit, which is on loan from the National Museum of the United States Navy, occupies the museum’s art gallery on the first floor and will be on rotating display through 28 February 2018.

Using the medium of watercolor, Tom W. Freeman specialized in naval and maritime themes. Researching deeply in written and visual sources, Freeman’s strict adherence to the historical record led to

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Free- reservations must be made at least 7 business days in advance for those without base access

Contact: 401-841-4052

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The Museum is open to the public 10 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday -Friday throughout the year, and noon to 4:30 P.M. on Saturdays, June-September. It is closed on holidays. Reservations are required 7 business days prior to your visit. For reservations please call (401) 841-4052 or e-mail

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