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A look into our service men and service women's lives

I was very happy being taken in to the day to day lives on how our navy and some marines live their... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Kevin K
Virginia Beach with military presence just feels patriotic

Although you cannot get into base unless special events. Their is a PX if you want it visit. We saw... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Schenectady, NY
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1750 Tomcat Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23460-2168
+1 757-433-3131
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I was very happy being taken in to the day to day lives on how our navy and some marines live their lives in order to protect our country. Seeing the entire base by bus may not allow you to take some of the photos...More

1  Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Although you cannot get into base unless special events. Their is a PX if you want it visit. We saw tons of planes coming and going from our hotel so we ventured over to the base. Was given a little tip that if you hang...More

5  Thank rabump
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The Naval Px is large and welcoming. Great place to get souveniers. If you fancy photography, head out to the end of the runway. There is a viewing area and you can shoot a variety of fighters in a variety of formats.

2  Thank ArrowVoyager
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I stopped in the main Px for a postcard and some lunch. I only wish the Blue Angels had been performing during my visit.

Thank Devon B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We were in the Virginia Beach and wanted to see some of the huge military installations in the area. The Navy Exchange is located prior to the entrance into the facility. Anybody can get in. In November 2017 the rules changed to allow any honorably...More

6  Thank boolbada
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We always visit the Naval Exchange every November. It has some great buys. The outdoor center is helpful with outdoor activities.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We were so impressed by this air show. The Blue Angels were phenomenal. We did the priority parking and seating. They did most of their stunts right in front of us. Would definitely recommend for all ages. They even give out ear plugs. Little ones...More

Thank klseier8
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We did not go on the base but we did what many people recommend. At the end of the runway there is a small parking lot on the side of the road. It dosn't take long before the jets appear. I would like to have...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 27 September 2017

My husband used to be stationed here in the 70's. Updates have been done but the layout of the base seems to be the same. The base is kept very clean. We like the updates to the Exchange! It was nice to go down memory...More

Thank Reader1957
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Was in the area for the airshow and watched Friday's practice from the public viewing area located off of Oceana Blvd. If you go to the viewing area, there are no restrooms, and bring sunscreen or some type of shade and plenty of water and...More

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13 July 2018|
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Response from Anita G | Reviewed this property |
If a military member or veteran has an ID or if there are "tours" or visitor passes available. Contact the base directly. Naval Air Station Oceana 1750 Tomcat Blvd. Virginia Beach, VA 23460 Commercial: (757) 433-2366... More
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19 May 2018|
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28 March 2018|
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Response from klseier8 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do. You will have to check for days and times. I think they stop tours after Labor Day.