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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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Halloween & Fall Fun in 2021
Halloween & Fall Fun in 2021

There’s a LOT Brewing in Newport News! It’s October, and we’re rolling out the red carpet for people who embrace Halloween events – and for those who just like to have a little fall fun! Most of our e...

Things to do September 30 - October 6, 2021
Things to do September 30 - October 6, 2021

September 30th Virtual Evening Lecture: The Gulf of Mexico The Mariners’ Museum and Park -September 30; 7 p.m. FREE VIRTUAL LECTURE: Advance registration is required. Presenter: John S. Sledge, Author...

Coffee & Fall Delights in Newport News
Coffee & Fall Delights in Newport News

A slight breeze, some yellowing leaves, and the smell of pumpkin spice means Fall is in the air. As the weather cools, what better way to enjoy it than by indulging in some coffee, tea, pastries, and ...

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