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Naval Station Norfolk

1530 Gilbert St, Norfolk, VA 23511-2730
+1 757-444-7955
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Two Tours there and Loved It

Of all the places we have been stationed, outside of Pensacola, this is my favorite. A great base... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Evil_E207
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Savannah
Navy Base Tour

This is a very good deal at $10.00 per person, cannot be beat. The tour is run by Navy personal who... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dblock33
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Montreal, Canada
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The oldest naval port in the United States that offers guided tours.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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1530 Gilbert St, Norfolk, VA 23511-2730
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+1 757-444-7955
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Of all the places we have been stationed, outside of Pensacola, this is my favorite. A great base in an awesome location. I wouldn't have minded a third tour, to be honest.

Thank Evil_E207
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very good deal at $10.00 per person, cannot be beat. The tour is run by Navy personal who greet you at check in. The bus for the tour is a high end tour bus that is very comfortable. The bus guide was...More

Thank Dblock33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband had been on a ship homeported at Norfolk many years ago and he wanted to take the tour. It was great! We went on a very nice commercial bus and got to see the Largest Naval Base in the world! My favorite was...More

Thank mnew4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Largest naval base in the world, however aircraft carriers were not there during my visit. A must do while in Norfolk

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

A beautiful executive bus takes you on a tour. Photography is very limited and you don't ever set foot on the premises. But at a distance you see the aircraft carriers and a few other ship types but you can't examine closely. You zip by...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

A visit to the Naval Station makes you proud and thankful to have a Navy of our caliber and to protect us and our country! An awesome sight to see all of the ships and types of ships.

Thank Dearl D
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Sept 19 six of us really enjoyed our $5/senior, 45 minute bus tour of Naval Station Norfolk at 9079 Hampton Blvd. Arrive 30 minutes early at the Naval Station Tours building with a big white anchor near the street. No reservations. After a metal detector...More

Thank friendgetaway
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A nice 45 min. bus tour that allows some good views of some of the US Navy's finest vessels. We got lucky and saw 4 carriers at one time! We had a friendly tour guide give us a fun tour, although I think many of...More

2  Thank R A
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I was vortunate to get invited to the Commissioning of the USS Washington with my Grandson. We were able to get a tour of the sub and be close to two carriers. My 21 year old Grandson was in heavan. Our country is in very...More

Thank Granny109
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Access is restricted but the views and property are beautiful. A gem of a naval station where some of our fines sailors work every day to ensure out country's safety.

Thank Kimberly S
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mrkip1950
5 November 2017|
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Response from Sarahjay192 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, but please call your airline to check.
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michele k
4 September 2017|
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Response from Sharon P | Reviewed this property |
You don't go to the base. You go to the Nauticus Museum to get your tickets. It is also the cruise terminal for the cruise ships. The tours leave from the park area. FYI..if we had to do over we would have taken the Miss... More
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gustavo m
8 August 2017|
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Response from Godschica | Reviewed this property |
To get on base, someone in your party must have either Military or Dependent Military ID. You must have government (State Issued) picture ID as well.
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