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things to do in norfolk

Norfolk is one of the independent cities in Virginia, US. With population of 2, 40,000, the city offers pleasant climate. During March Spring arrives and of course that is the preferable time to visit Norfolk. Overall the city shows humid weather throughout the year. Spend your weekend at Norfolk, drive down from Virginia and experience a relaxing trip.

  1. Norfolk Botanical Garden

Norfolk Botanical Garden

Discover rare and endangered flowers and trees in Norfolk Botanical garden. Plan a day trip to the garden to watch programs, participate in events or just to spend some time with nature.

  1. USS Wisconsin
USS Wisconsin Norfolk
The battleship USS Wisconsin docked at Norfolk’s Nauticus.

USS Wisconsin is an old battle ship that turned out to be a museum now. The ship has been used in World War 2. As the ship now becomes a museum, tourists drop by to see old and heritage memoirs of America since 2nd world war. Travel around the museum and explore the history of wars and battleships. American Rover sailing and Victoria Rover Naval Base are also major tourist attractions.

  1. Chrysler Museum of Art

Chrysler Museum of Art

Chrysler Museum of Art is another museum in Norfolk that exhibits the art and craft of vintage culture. The museum is one-of-a-kind place to visit. Exhibitions, Glass workshops, cafe-dinning, music concerts and much more can be attained during your visit to the museum. Plan a day trip or an hour trip, it will not fail to amuse you.

Enjoying things to do in Norfolk VA? We have plenty more!

  1. MacArthur Memorial

MAcArthur Memorial Norfolk

Preserving the life of Army General MacArthur, the MacArthur Memorial has immense number of heritage things to see. Artifacts, Murals, Paintings, Sculptures and Vehicles along with exhibitions and educational trips – all these things have made the place attractive to the tourists. If you love to know more about Army and its history, it is the right place for you.

  1. Virginia Zoo

Virginia Zoo Norfolk VA

With over 110 species of animals, Virginia Zoo is said to be nature’s best classroom. Experience a new world of rare animals and plants in the zoo. You can also become a member and adopt an animal. Plan a day trip to the zoo and enjoy the company of red pandas, Lions and snakes.

  1. Harbour Park

Harbour Park Norfolk

Are you passionate about baseball? Then Harbour Park is a must watch for you. It is a baseball stadium that has authorisation for hosting minor baseball games. But in recent past the stadium bagged authority to host major baseball tournaments as well. You will find natural grass on the field and it has state-of-the-art irrigation system.

  1. Hunter House Victorian Museum
Hunter House Victorian Museum Norfolk
The Hunter House Victorian Museum entry gates in Norfolk

Explore the place to find immense collection of Victorian art and craft. Drop down to the museum and discover real vintage Victorian culture.

  1. Lake Drummond

Lake Drummond Norfolk

A very peaceful freshwater lake at the centre of south-eastern Virginia, Lake Drummond is one of the two lakes that has natural freshwater in Virginia. Sunset and a nice evening can be spent there.

  1. Town Point Park

Town Point Park Norfolk

Town Park is a small waterfront city park in Norfolk on the River Elizabeth. The Park hosts a bunch of events, live shows and festivals and also two most famous places The homecoming and the armed force memorial are located near the park.

  1. Water Sports

Water Sports Norfolk VA

Water rafting, boating, fishing, jet skiing and many other water sports are available in Norfolk. If you are an adventure lover and like to enjoy till your head drop, Norfolk Great White water sports are the best things to do.