"Great family friendly city full of history and wonder! "
Newport News is a great family friendly city full of history and wonder! The Virginia Living Museum has amazing exhibits such as "Dinos Live!" an interactive and realistic depiction of many different kinds of dinosaurs. The exhibits and hands-on demonstrations change every so often so there are always new experiences to explore. The museum is also home to a lot of animals such as wolves, bald eagles, turtles and so much more. Other local attractions include the Mariners' Museum, featuring a large gallery of ship models, photographs and historical facts as well as the Virginia War Museum which features a vast assortment of military artifacts, weaponry, etc. Newport News also has a number of tasty eateries such as 99 Main Restaurant offering fine dining at its best with chef and house specialties. Rick's Cheese Steak Shop also has some of the best food around on a budget. Plan a visit and see what Newport News is all about!