- TripBuzz discovered 71 different types of activities for couples in the Newport News area, including Swimming Pool (like Brittingham-Midtown Aquatic Center), Specialty Museums (like Mariner's Museum), Beaches (like Huntington Park Beach) and Parks (like Riverview Farm Park), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 140 date ideas in or near Newport News, Virginia, including 118 fun or romantic activities in nearby cities within 25 miles like Williamsburg, Hampton, Norfolk and Portsmouth.
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16920 Southall Plantation Lane, Charles City, VA 23187 MoreLess Info
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Piney Grove at Southall's Plantation - 1790 is a painstakingly restored and maintained historic building. Regular tours of the house and surrounding gardens are available.
49% 41 votes
14501 John Tyler Highway, Charles City, VA 23226 MoreLess Info
Serving as the home of President John Tyler from 1842 until his death, the Sherwood Forest Plantation is considered a national historic landmark. The house and grounds are open daily for self-guided tours.
Kittiewan Plantation overlooks Kittiewan Creek and the James River. The plantation is a working farm with a museum that houses various memorabilia including the collections of an extensive set of 19th and 20th century kitchen and food preparation items.
Considered to be quiet and family-oriented, the Sandbridge Beach is an alternative to the very busy Virginia Beach. The waves are normally easy and the water is relatively shallow, giving even young children a swimming experience in addition to numerous animal watching activities.
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Flowerdew Hundred Road, Hopewell, VA 23860 MoreLess Info
Situated in a pine forest, James River National Wildlife Refuge has turtles, bald eagles, and other endangered animals to view. Depending on the season, sportsmen can hunt for deer with a permit.
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1733 Indian Creek Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322 MoreLess Info
Located within a 763-acre park, the Northwest River Park Campground is a popular camping location among nature enthusiasts. The campground features 66 campsites and two rental cabins available for use.
The steamboat era of the Chesapeake Bay is preserved and put on display at the Steamboat Era Museum. Rather than just focused on steamboat items and artifacts, the collection observes the people who were involved with this time and how their lives changed because of it.
81% 91 votes
170 White Fences Drive, Irvington, VA 22480 MoreLess Info
Several award-winning wines are made at The Dog & Oyster - The Vineyard of the Hope & Glory Inn. Guests enter the site through the two notable 40-foot corkscrews that stand on either side of the driveway before entering the main building for tastings.