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Town Point Park

Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA
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A beautiful area for all

Loved seeing families out playing frisbee, hula hooping, playing in the cooling fountain, or just... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
laurabender
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Pensacola, Florida
Nice Park

It's a nice area when it's not over run but an event or festival. It's along the water, has nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Natalie K
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Portsmouth, Virginia
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“food vendors” (3 reviews)
“nice park” (4 reviews)
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Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved seeing families out playing frisbee, hula hooping, playing in the cooling fountain, or just relaxing in the shade.

Thank laurabender
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a nice area when it's not over run but an event or festival. It's along the water, has nice views, a lot of nice boats and ships to view. You can catch the ferry there and head over to Portsmouth. There is a water...More

Thank Natalie K
Reviewed 19 June 2017

First time here while attending the Harborfest. The entire waterfront has been remodeled. New restaurants in the facility, excellent parking across and a beautify grass/walking area on the water over looking the Naval harbor. The Naval museum and USS Wisconsin are about one block away...easy...More

Thank pd2div
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Town Point Park is conveniently located, with several large hotels in close proximity. I was in Norfolk attending a conference this week, beginning with the Harborfest. The Harborfest attracts thousands, and the combination of the food vendors, the live music, the crowds of visitors, and...More

1  Thank James T
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Took some friends here from out of town. We started from Pogoda and followed the brick road to waterside. Roughly half mile easy walk with scenery. It wasn't crowded on a cloudy Sunday. The family and kiss enjoyed it.

Thank Charlesvincent A
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Town Point Park is base for numerous local festivals, from music to wine and beer tastings. It is conveniently located for strolling or picnicking.

1  Thank Lynn1950
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This is a small park right on the water. There is plenty of grassy areas and is very flat. Great area for a nice walk along the water.

1  Thank Tucker509
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This park is next to the Nauticus. Bring a picnic and enjoy the outdoors. You can also just walk or jog leisurely. There is no public parking though. You have to find parking at the parking garages across the street, then walk to the park.

Thank Narela B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Cute little park with plenty of walking to do around the harbor area. The sunsets are nice...parking during offseason is a breeze. They have a few handicap spots in front of the nauticus museum if needed.

Thank RobChills
Reviewed 3 April 2017

On a bright sunshiny day, this makes a great picnic spot. It's quiet, except for the harbor sounds, and has a great view of the Norfolk harbor. However, when they have a festival in Harbor Park (and they have these alot, especially in the summer)...More

Thank Bob H
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kevin b
21 December 2015|
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Response from JimCarroll3 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, none that I know of unless you go up to the Ocean View section of Norfolk and have something on the beach by the bay.
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Linda T
27 August 2015|
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Response from JimCarroll3 | Reviewed this property |
I believe that, due to security considerations, tours onboard the Naval Station have been discontinued. You can, however, take the Victory Rover out of Town Point Park/Nauticus which sails past the base and you can see the... More
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