Norfolk Accessibility Guide

Accessible Norfolk

Experience Norfolk, Virginia—a vibrant and diverse city on the water where people of all abilities are welcome. Our Accessibility Guide is a practical resource for navigating some of Norfolk’s attractions, museums, historical sites, sports, outdoor activities and more.


Discover Norfolk’s accessible attractions from Nauticus on the waterfront to the lush setting of the Norfolk Botanical Garden.
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From its settlement to present day, Norfolk has been shaped into the diverse, eclectic and deeply-rooted historic city we know and love.
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Visual Art

Norfolk is home to the largest free collection of glass art, as well as cultural gems like the Chrysler Museum of Art.
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Performing Arts

Learn about options for guests with hearing or vision loss or who experience sensory sensitivity at Norfolk’s vibrant performing arts venues.
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Outdoor Activities

Whether exploring the ERT or paddling along the Lafayette River, there’s no shortage or outdoor activities available for all in Norfolk.
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From cheering on the Norfolk Tides baseball team to the Admirals hockey team, there are many fun and inclusive ways to enjoy sports in Norfolk.
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Lodging Options

Norfolk’s lodging options offer many accessible accommodations including mobility-friendly guestrooms and bathrooms.
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Once you get here, you’ll want to explore everywhere! Here are some accessible travel options in Norfolk.
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