You’ve ridden the roller coasters and walked the historic streets… now discover the treasures of Williamsburg’s neighbor: Newport News! Explore the underwater world of the Chesapeake Bay and the underground realm of a limestone cave. Step inside an aircraft carrier ready room, marvel at an extraordinary collection of miniature ships, and experience the Civil War firsthand at the world-renowned Mariners’ Museum/USS Monitor Center.
Imagine the courage of those who fought for freedom at the Virginia War Museum. See a truck that walks and a ship that flies at the U.S. Army Transportation Museum. Explore the ever-changing world of art at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center. Spend a day in the great outdoors in Newport News Park. Travel back in time with a visit to one of four historic homes.
After a full day sampling all there is to see and do in Newport News, take in a touring Broadway show or other performance at the spectacular Ferguson Center for the Arts.
Let the experienced staff at the Newport News Visitor Center help plan your day. The center is open 9am to 5pm daily. Call 757-886-7777 or for more info visit www.newport-news.org.