Just twenty minutes away, you’ll have access to beautiful beaches and a three-mile long boardwalk that make the area. There are hundreds of restaurants and entertainment venues offering a vibrant night-life to single sailors. Norfolk offers its residents and the millions of tourists who visit annually a lifestyle unmatched by any other major American city with a cost of living below the national average!
With the recent unveiling of the Elizabeth River Trail, the city’s park system has been recognized as one of the best in the the United States, offering all types of outdoor recreation and programs like camping, outdoor recreation and nature tours; along with a plethora of outdoor activities. Home to the world class Chrysler Museum, art galleries, historical sites, and the legendary Scope — Norfolk has a great deal to offer Military families!
As a Military town stretching back to the founding of our nation, Norfolk offers a high level of support to service personnel and their families. The Fleet and Family Support Center offers workshops with a wide array of topics to smooth your transition into a new duty station. Looking for credible child care options in the area? Connect with the Armed Services YMCA of Hampton Roads, which provides before- and after-school care and frequently hosts family-fun events. And for Military members and their family pursuing education opportunities, there’s community college opportunities through TCC and higher education advancement at Old Dominion University.
American Indoor Karting / Busch Gardens / Great Wolf Lodge / Hercules Moving / Kings Dominion / Lynnhaven Mall / MacArthur Center / Norfolk International Airport / Norfolk Tides / Ocean Breeze Water Park / Topgolf / Virginia Beach National / Ynot Pizza
Colonial Williamsburg / Nauticus Science Center and Museum / Norfolk Botanical Gardens / Virginia Air and Space Center / Virginia Aquarium / Virginia Living Museum / Virginia Zoo