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The oldest naval port in the United States that offers guided tours.
1530 Gilbert St, Norfolk, VA 23511-2730
+1 757-444-7955
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

America's largest naval port. This is a navy town all the way. Take the boat tour that goes out amongst the navy ships and points out all of the different types and sizes etc.

Thank mcmac53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After going to the visitnorfolk.com site, my husband and I decided to do the 50 minute drive to do the tour. We read over the requirements before leaving and knew we needed photo id. We arrived and were turned away because we were told we...More

Thank Iris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a victory tour while on vacation and this was amazing. Full of fun facts and opportunity to see all sorts of ships. Really need to have binoculars with you. We got to see a attack sub leaving port. Lots of military escorts to...More

Thank Al B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's always nice to visit Norfolk Naval Station when passing through. The staff on the base are always nice and of course you feel so safe on the installation.

Thank joycelynb104
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

What a great tour seniors got in for five dollars a person it is a van/bus tour it is about 45 minutes it is worth it if you do get a tour guide that has knowledge our tour guide did have knowledge the bus driver...More

Thank paws0810
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The bus tour was quite informative, and there was plenty to see, from ships to planes to buildings - admirals row was lovely! Price for the tour was reasonable as well. Note - if you have a metal joint replacement be sure to bring your...More

Thank erinc681
Reviewed 24 August 2018

As a Navy Veteran, my ship’s hi sport at Norfolk Naval Station . It was my home port from 1961-1974. Memories 👍😀

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This was our 2nd harbor tour and our first bus tour of the naval base. Both so well worth the money. The naval base tour, via a van, was so interesting and the Navy personnel was entertaining and well-informed. We have completed the harbor boat...More

Thank pelhamqueen
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We went on the bus tour of the naval base, one of the largest in the world. Impressive place, there were 2 aircraft carriers in port, along with a cruiser and destroyers. Our guide was excellent and she gave a good description of the ships...More

Thank gcg3refs
Reviewed 8 August 2018

You can learn about the amazing vessels like a city but on water and their functions and how it was used to protect our country.

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19 August 2018|
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Response from sandy37705 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but if you know someone that is Active Duty they probably could get you in.
19 August 2018|
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Response from Alison M | Reviewed this property |
Your ID card will get you on base - you can go to the tour office and ask about a carrier tour - I'm not sure how those work out but they may be able to schedule one. The tour office (off Hampton BLVD near Pass and ID) will... More
Patricia M
26 May 2018|
Response from James L | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets online at The USS Wisconsin website or purchase them when you arrive there. Best to buy the Combo tickets and save money.