CITY : Newport News

Newport News, VA

Newport News, Virginia is located within the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. The city sits on the Southeastern end of the Virginia Peninsula and resting on the northern shores of the James River.

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Newport News, Virginia is located within the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. The city sits on the Southeastern end of the Virginia Peninsula and resting on the northern shores of the James River. There's lots of history in the area and much to explore. The Mariners' Museum and Park are considered "America's National Maritime Museum" with 90.000 square feet of gallery space. Kids will have a blast exploring the Activity Ship and or the Design an Ironclad Game.  Adults also get excited seeing the USS Monitor full-scale replica. Just outside the Museum is the 167-acre Lake Maury which is encircled by the beautiful five-mile Noland Trail. 

 Just a short drive away is another place worth exploring; the birthplace of America's Space Progam at the Virginia Air and Space Center. Interactive STEM exhibits spanning over 100 years of flight and more than 30 historic aircraft and space artifacts. The museum features an IMAX digital theater and during the summer offers aeronautic and space-themed camps for children. 


  • Discovery Center
  • Green Hand Farm Park
  • Huntington Park
  • James River Fishing Pier
  • Newport News Park
  • Peninsula Fine Arts Center
  • The Mariners' Museum
  • US Army Transportation Museum
  • Virginia Living Museum
  • Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital
  • Riverside Regional Medical Center
  • Sentara CarePlex Hospital
  • Norfolk International Airport
  • Langley Air Force Base
  • Naval Station Norfolk
  • Yorktown Naval Weapons Station
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