Home to the Naval Medical Center and the Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth is a city that is home to some of the oldest churches and historical landmarks in the state of Virginia. With a unique blend of the old mixed with new, Portsmouth continues to attract residents from all over the country. Portsmouth is also home to the popular Children’s Museum as well as the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame.
Many of Portsmouth’s attractions are clustered within easy walking distance of each other, making it the perfect place to spend a day. And with its central location, it’s easy to get to – just a quick ferry ride from downtown Norfolk, a 20-minute drive from Virginia Beach, and less than an hour from Colonial Williamsburg.