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Hampton Roads Naval Museum

Open Now: 22:00 - 17:00
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This was the first time we were there , I would love to go back, great for the whole family and the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
50Mel
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Foster, Kentucky
A naval history gem in the heart of Norfolk

On the second deck of the Nauticus facility at harbor's edge in downtown Norfolk, HRNM explores the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
eberryman
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the first time we were there , I would love to go back, great for the whole family and the history they have

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 50Mel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the second deck of the Nauticus facility at harbor's edge in downtown Norfolk, HRNM explores the centuries-long naval history of the US Navy's Atlantic fleet presence. The museum makes total use of a relatively small exhibit space to illuminate the region's contribution to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank eberryman
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this museum!! A true gem! Went with coworkers while on trip to Norfolk. A great free museum with very knowledgeable tour guides. Looking forward to going again when I’m back in Norfolk.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nabz6
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Very nice museum and it is free. We came late in the day and didn't have time to take it all in. I would say you need at least 3 hours to enjoy it all.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank agirlinthesouth
Reviewed 15 November 2018

I liked this museum. Lots of interactive things for kids and adults alike. My favorite was the HUGE battleship game!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rokymtns
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Only the second floor is free. The rest of building is for paid entry into Battleship Wisconsin. This battleship is in same class as Battleship Iowa in Los Angeles. On this Thursday, there were wandering volunteers who provided information and answered questions. The museum obviously...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Harold H
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Personnel at museum were disinterested in conversing and very unfriendly but museum was very interesting. Good pictures and models. Worth your time

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank camaga2016
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Located on the second floor of the Nauticus, you could easily spend an hour like two here following the history of Norfolk and Chesapeake Bay area, from the revolution to the current day. Here was the battle of the Monitor and the Merrimack, here was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank erinc681
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Outstanding naval museum especially on the importance and significant events that occurred in the area. The staff is so friendly and informative. Top notch.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jtpcarroll5212
Reviewed 19 June 2018

More maritime history in one place than expected. Not just Navy exhibits, all kinds of maritime artifacts, exhibits and history. Highly recommend this to anyone with a love for the seas.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rowe37690
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I do not remember seeing any strollers available for rent. I would recommend giving them a call to be sure!
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