Nauticus is a contemporary museum that uses the natural setting of Norfolk's harbor to showcase global maritime commerce and the world's largest Navy.
Take a tour on a decommissioned Navy ship and learn the history of our awesome Navy Base!
Nauticus is a maritime-themed science center and museum located on the downtown waterfront in Norfolk, Virginia, also known as the National Maritime Center.
Downtown Norfolk Museum with tour of the Battleship USS Wisconsin. Online Reservations recommended.
Maritime-themed science center and museum located on the downtown waterfront in Norfolk, Virginia; Interactive, interesting and informative, great for adults and kids alike.
“A great local spot to bring lunch for a picnic with the family, date idea, or to simply explore the "greener" side of Norfolk!”
“The Virginia Zoo spans 53 acres adjacent to Lafayette Park and is bordered by the Lafayette River. Zoo “residents” from around the world include more than 700 animals representing more than 150 different species. The Lafayette Zoological Park was accredited in 1974 and continues to adhere to the high standards set by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums. In 1985, the park became the Virginia Zoological Park and is now called the Virginia Zoo.”
“MacArthur mall is 11 miles from the property located in Norfolk. Waterside is where most people go to see the boats, cruise, and clubs.”
“Where else can you visit the late great General MacArthur! NORFOLK of course! There is also an entire downtown Norfolk walking trail that takes you to all the historic features.”