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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.

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8 Ways to Enjoy Spring in Newport News
8 Ways to Enjoy Spring in Newport News

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 ...

Things to do April 8 - 14, 2021
Things to do April 8 - 14, 2021

April 8th Gallery talks: korea and vietnam Virginia War Museum -April 8; 1 p.m. Each Thursday in April, museum visitors can enjoy a gallery tour led by museum staff. Free with museum admission. Capac...

Things to do April 1 - 7, 2021
Things to do April 1 - 7, 2021

April 1st Gallery Talks: World War II Virginia War Museum -April 1; 1:30 p.m. Each Thursday in April, museum visitors can enjoy a gallery tour led by museum staff. Free with museum admission. Capacity...

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