Get to know Norfolk, VA
Norfolk, Virginia is a city on the water, but never watered down. Built on character, by characters, we’re a melting pot of people, cultures, and ideas that welcome a challenge as freely as we welcome visitors to our one-of-a-kind community.
We invite you to take a chance for a change. Find inspiration on our shores. Explore our neighborhoods. Share our love of art. Experience our local flavors. Walk in our history. And never be afraid to loosen your sails and go wherever the wind takes you — a little change will do you good.
Discover why Norfolk was named Favorite American City in Travel + Leisure.
City with Bite
Owner-operated Restaurants. Craft Breweries. Fresh Seafood.
Deeply Rooted in History
Naval Station Norfolk. Civil War History. Underground Railroad.
Norfolk is an important 400-year-old port city whose history coincides with the birth of our nation,...