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Click HERE for a look at many of the activities you can explore while visiting Norfolk. From weekend ideas, to museums, to nightlife and things to do on the water, you will find lots of fun things to make your trip memorable. From tours to weekend fun, kids activities and everything in between, visit the links below to plan your trip

Norfolk, VA Tours

There are a variety of guided tours offered in Norfolk that give visitors a peek at what takes place behind-the-scenes. Sign up for a cemetery tour at the Victorian-era Elmwood Cemetery, take a brewery, food or bicycle tour; or see the world’s largest Naval Station on a 45-minute tour conducted by Naval personnel. Visit Norfolk has a variety of self-guided tours including Waterways to Freedom, the Cannonball Trail, Tales by Rail and Civil War Trails. If you're feeling adventurous, take a breathtaking aerial helicopter tour of Norfolk. Sign up for the Dismal Swamp Tour – if you’re looking for a thrill, you can request the tour to be conducted with the doors off! For the many tour options click here.

For weekend ideas before the meeting for couples, singles or the family check out these options: www.visitnorfolk.com/weekend-away

Get to Know Norfolk's Neighborhoods

Norfolk is a unique city made up of bustling neighborhoods that each have their own character and vibe. From historic neighborhoods like Ghent to the urban waterfront of Downtown, Norfolk's neighborhoods have something for everyone. To find out more click here.

Top 12 Things to Do with Kids in Norfolk VA

From sun up to sun down – there’s so much for your kids to do and see in Norfolk, VA. Set sail aboard the American Rover, get wild at the Virginia Zoo or even learn something new at the enchanting Slover Library. Let your inner child explore everything that Norfolk has to offer! Find more options here.