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
February 18th Africa’s Kingdoms and Maritime Cultures: Carthage The Mariners’ Museum and Park -February 18; 1:00 PM Journey online with The Mariners’ Museum and Erika Cosme, content and interpretation...
February 11th Picture Perfect Valentines City Center at Oyster Point -February 8 - 14; 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Take a “Picture Perfect” Valentine’s Day photo at City Center at Oyster Point, February 8 – 14...
From a livestream festival and virtual lectures to a private planetarium show, Newport News has a number of ways to celebrate the African-American experience to commemorate Black History Month. Here a...