Virtually Tour Hampton’s Black Heritage Sites

We invite you to virtually visit Hampton, Virginia’s Black history and heritage sites! You can now virtually explore the Hampton University Museum, Historic Fort Monroe, and Hampton History Museum. Explore these locations wherever and whenever you want to learn more...

400 Years Forward: Black History Driving Tour in Hampton, VA

Explore Black History with this self-guided tour of key African American heritage sites in Hampton; from the first Africans in America, to the reading of the Emancipation Proclamation, and a historic neighborhood "Built by Blacks, for Blacks."

Plan Your Vacation to Hampton Today!

Updated January 25, 2022 Are you daydreaming of warm summer days and soaking up the sun on the beach? Today is your day to dream and plan your spring and summer vacations! 57% of American workers say anticipating or planning...

Wanderlove Road Trip: Camping in Hampton

As you plan your Wanderlove road trip this fall, change up your traditional accommodations. In Hampton, our fall weather is crisp and cool, but comfortable for you to sleep in an outdoors environment. If you are a camping pro, travel...

Check Out Hampton’s Host of Hotspots

 With the Chesapeake Bay and Hampton Roads harbor as partial borders, Hampton attracts a variety of coastal travelers to its many attractions. The charming waterfront setting is where Captain John Smith stopped in 1607 en route to Jamestown and was...

Hampton is for Beer Lovers

Beaches, beer, and sunshine. Sounds like the perfect summer weekend to us, and Coastal Virginia has it all. From Williamsburg to Virginia Beach, there are over 30 breweries on the Toast the Coast trail. Begin your tour in Hampton, and...