To Newport News
Ships, History, And The Great Outdoors
Newport News' great location and rich history, which begins shortly after the founding of Jamestown, has shaped the city into what it is today. Located on the banks of the Hampton Roads harbor in southeastern Virginia, Newport News is located near Hampton, minutes from Williamsburg and a short drive to Virginia Beach and the Atlantic Ocean. From this central Coastal Virginia location, you can experience ships, history and the great outdoors.
On The Blog
April 22nd Gallery Talks: The Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation Virginia War Museum -April 22; 1 p.m. Each Thursday in April, museum visitors can enjoy a gallery tour led by museum staff. Free with mu...
April 17th History of the Park and Trees Guided Tour The Mariners’ Park and Noland Trail -April 17; 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Connect with nature on a guided tour of The Mariners’ Park and the Noland Trail!...
Spring in Newport News is refreshing and beautiful. As the temperatures warm, the air becomes sweet with saltwater and flowers are blooming everywhere. It is a season that reminds us why we love this ...