In this city known for music, antiques and history, enjoy a tour of the town and visit the Norfolk Naval Base and the MacArthur Memorial. Enjoy a city tour of Norfolk.
Tour of Norfolk, Naval Base, and MacArthur Memorial – Norfolk, Virginia
Join a local expert on this unique tour of the largest naval base in the world! Home port to over 100 ships, 26 aircraft squadrons, and home to more than 100,000 military personnel. View the Naval Air Station, which houses the Navy’s E2C Hawkeyes. Salute as you pass by the beautifully landscaped homes of the flag officers on Admirals Row. The tour continues through the historic quarter of Norfolk, where you will learn a bit of the 325 years of history. You will be amazed by the architecture and historic stories as you ride along viewing the stately homes along The Hague, the Chrysler Museum of Art, the Moses Myers House, and the waterfront area home to the Nauticus and the Battleship Wisconsin. The tour would not be complete without a tour to the MacArthur Memorial.
View an outstanding collection of artifacts, and photographs housed in Norfolk’s historic City Hall which commemorates the life of five-star General Douglas MacArthur. A short film will outline the General’s life. General MacArthur and his wife are both entombed in the rotunda of the memorial.