Hampton Roads is a Wonderful Place to Raise a Family
Hampton Roads is a wonderful place to raise a family! With the coast on the right and land on the left, there are always numerous fun things to do. We are lucky to live in such a great area to keep kids engaged with kid-friendly family activities. From exploring with toddlers at the Children’s Museum to refreshing water slides at Ocean Breeze, you and your visitors this summer are sure to have a blast over the next few months. You and your kids can do these fun activities listed below indoors and outdoors. I’ve broken it up by city.
• Cannonball Trail
Description: Follow markers through Town Point Park and Downtown Norfolk on the self-guided tour.
Address: Freemason Street Reception Center for the Cannonball Trail
401 E. Freemason St
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: (757) 441-1526
• Hampton Roads Naval Museum
Description: Museum follows the extensive history of the fleet in Hampton Roads. Free Admission. Seasonal Family Programming.
Address: One Waterside Drive Ste 248, Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: (757) 322-2987
• MacArthur Memorial
Description: Memorial to General MacArthur and the millions of American men and women who served in the US Armed Forces from the Civil War through the Korean War.
Address: MacArthur Memorial, MacArthur Square
198 Bank Street, Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: (757) 441-2965
• Norfolk Botanical Garden
Description: The 155 acre garden is home to 40 distinctive themed gardens, 95 species of birds...