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Newport News Map, Virginia

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Newport News Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Newport News with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Newport News useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Newport News!

Newport News History

Newport News was named as Elizabeth cittie in the year 1619 when Virginia Company of London included it in its one of the four major corporations. In 1634, Virginia was divided into eight shires and Newport News became part of Warwick river shire which was later called as Warwick County. Newport News area was earlier known only for fishing and farming but things changed completely after advent of railways and shipways.... read more

Newport News Nightlife

If you happen to be in Newport News in the month of September or October then you must attend the Annual Fall Festival of Folklife.  This festival attracts thousands of visitors every year from around the world. At this festival, you can see traditional craftwork of more than 200 craftspeople, folk and traditional entertainment on stages, food stalls and trade demonstration. The Annual Fall Festival of Folklife will... read more

Newport News Travel Guide

The Peninsula Fine Arts Center- This highly admired establishment contains a revolving gallery of the art exhibits. The Center is also popular for maintaining a permanent ‘Hands On For Kids’ gallery that is specially designed for the kids as well as families in order to interact with the educational and fun environment that encourages the participation with art concepts and materials. read more

Newport News Sightseeing

Peninsula Fine Arts Center- Sharing about 500 acres with Mariner’s Museum, the fine arts attract both kids and adults for its exceptional collection. Visitors will definitely find juried exhibits, local children’s works as well as touring collections. The greatly interactive kid’s gallery in the museum offers great opportunity to try their hands at sculpture, art activities, painting and print making. Also, the... read more

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