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Coffee: The World in Your Cup Opening

February 21, 2015 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST

Coffee: The World in Your Cup

Coffee: The World in Your Cup is a traveling exhibition that explores how one of the most widely traded commodities affects cultures, economies and habitats around the world. The exhibition was organized by the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle and will remain at The Mariners’ from February 21 – September 7.

Special “Create Your Own” Activities:

  • Magnets out of coffee beans on burlap: Macaroni art gets a makeover with this sophisticated twist
  • Coffee scent sack: Take the tantalizing aroma of coffee with you wherever you go with coffee beans and grounds wrapped up in a burlap sack!
  • Coffee stain art: Get creative with the ring of coffee left over from your mug and turn it into a masterpiece!



February 21, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST
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The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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(757) 596-2222


The Mariners’ Museum
(757) 596-2222