Portsmouth, Virginia

portsmouth-landerPortsmouth, Virginia is the home of the Norfolk Naval Shipyard. Portsmouth sits on miles of waterfront property along the Western side of the Elizabeth River. Directly across from the city of Norfolk, Portsmouth was founded as a town in 1752, but colonist began living and building ships there in the early 1600s.



What You Will Find

  • Antiques
  • Beaches – Free
  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Boardwalk
  • Campgrounds
  • Concerts
  • Fine Dining
  • Golf
  • Historical Tours
  • Movies
  • Museums
  • Shopping

Complete Guide to Portsmouth, Virginia

About Portsmouth, VA
Learn about Portsmouth, VA and some of the reasons to visit this great destination.

Places to Stay
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Places to Eat
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Driving Directions
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Portsmouth Events
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History of Portsmouth, VA
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Religious Services
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Tides for Portsmouth, VA
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Weather for Portsmouth, VA
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