Exhibit Opening: Monitor & Virginia: Ironclads at War

 Ironclads at WarThe Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History, proudly announces the premiere of its upcoming exhibition: MONITOR & VIRGINIA: Ironclads at War, on display from January 30-May 3, 2014. Developed by the Museum, this exhibition will open on Thursday, January 30, at 6 pm, with a free public lecture, An Ironclad Mystery: Faces in History, by TAMU Nautical Archaeology Program’s Dr. C. Wayne Smith. His presentation will discuss Monitor artifacts, naval records, early photographs, and the artistry of facial reconstruction — and will be followed by an open reception with refreshments and gallery viewing.