About Hampton

A city with an old soul and a youthful enthusiasm. A Coastal Virginia vacation destination with fascinating sites to see and interesting things to do. A convention city with flexible facilities and a confident, can-do attitude. Situated in the middle of the Hampton Roads region and the heart of the Mid-Atlantic, Hampton welcomes vacationer and meeting attendees alike with charming hospitality, multifaceted attractions and activities and an atmosphere of discovery.

Discover the history, the attractions and the flavorful culture that make Hampton a city unlike any other.

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Hampton One: Working, Building, and Racing on the …

June 13, 2019

“Hampton One: Working, Building, and Racing on the Water” opens at the Hampton History Museum on June 29, 2019. This artifact-rich exhibition explores Hampton’s integral ties to, and...

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TGIF Cruise on the Miss Hampton II

June 5, 2019

Miss Hampton II Harbor Cruises is proud to announce a new way to enjoy the Hampton Roads Harbor this summer. The popular tour boat will be hosting special...

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Hampton Commission Issues National Quilting Challe …

May 10, 2019

The 2019 Commemorative Commission invites quilters across the nation to participate in the Hampton 2019 400 Year Legacy Quilt commemorating 400 years since the first African landing at...

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Hampton Visitor Guide

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