Monitor National Marine Sanctuary

Monitor National Marine Sanctuary

100 Museum Dr, Newport News (VA), 23606, United States

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(757) 591-7328

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America’s First National Marine Sanctuary

On Jan. 30, 1975, NOAA designated the Monitor as the nation’s first national marine sanctuary protecting the revolutionary Civil War ironclad, the USS Monitor.

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Founded 01/30/1975
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