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1 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510-1737
+1 757-664-1000
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Even in the rain, just WOW! USA is Mighty! 90,000 Tons Of Diplomacy mighty. I’ve never seen so many... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Statesville, North Carolina
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Wonderful Museum

Spent a very cold weekend in January in Virginia Beach, and this was pretty much the only indoor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kiersten G
Cary, North Carolina
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Explore the Nautical, Naval And Natural wonders of our world. Open Daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510-1737
+1 757-664-1000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Even in the rain, just WOW! USA is Mighty! 90,000 Tons Of Diplomacy mighty. I’ve never seen so many ships, and variety in one place; beautiful 50 states homes represented. 🇺🇸🙏✌️🇺🇸 Bus tour guides extremely knowledgeable, tour extensive. Well worth the price of admission, and...More

Thank neenscrush
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a very cold weekend in January in Virginia Beach, and this was pretty much the only indoor activity we could find. However it was not disappointing. It was a fantastic museum for young and old. We spent (family of 4, 2 kids 12 and...More

Thank Kiersten G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although much info on the water front and waterways of the area were extensive the Fish displays were disappointing for my grandkids and myself.

Thank Pammynam
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has a naval museum on the second floor and an aquarium/science lab/touch tank on the third floor. There was more here than we thought. We didn't have time to visit the third floor, but found plenty to explore on the second as well...More

Thank angeleyes27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We weren’t expecting to enjoy this exhibit, however it had a lot to offer and was very informative. Great place for adults and children.

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It had been years since we'd visited nauticus. While some parts of the place are quite interesting, Nauticus is getting some age on it and it needs to be better maintained, e.g paint, wear and tear, and the static exhibits updated with current technology which...More

Thank bhinvb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's amazing be there, the staff very kind. Decorations incredible! Great place for all family. Total recommended!

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the visit, however, we quickly discovered that it would have been far more interesting for our children. As for a couple, it was mediocre at best, especially since most of the material was either common sense knowledge, or we were already aware of...More

Thank Raven V
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This enormous ballroom, located at Nauticus, was rented by ODU's Business Department to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the MBA program. It was large enough to accommodate many tables, a podium, and several appetizer stations. Overall, it turned out to be a perfect place for...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 6 December 2017

My sons and I have been visiting Nauticus since they were very young. They love the interactive displays and the navy museum. It is worth the money and you get a visit to the Battleship Wisconsin. Will be back again I am sure. There is...More

Thank SusanJC86
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Amy L
10 April 2017|
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Response from NauticusMarketing | Property representative |
Hourly garage parking is available at Plume Street, Main Street or at several nearby City of Norfolk parking garages. Visit the City of Norfolk's Parking Department for more information. If you have any more questions... More
16 June 2016|
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Response from Gail B | Reviewed this property |
We did the $16 ticket, which had the self-tour of Wisconsin..we were so impressed that we put a couple of fives into the donation barrel halfway through. Nauticus is amazing, and the battleship had some docents who took time... More
Beth L
16 February 2015|
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Response from Misifusmiau M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. They have microwave too.