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.

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Stay in Style: Magnolia House Inn Bed & Break …

September 8, 2021

Since 2006 Joyce and Lankford have been welcoming visitors to the Magnolia House Inn Bed & Breakfast and Wedding Chapel. Close to Downtown Hampton, local restaurants, and shops,...

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Support Hampton’s Black-owned Businesses

August 24, 2021

In August 1619, the first enslaved Africans landed at Old Point Comfort. Since then, the history of the first Africans lives on through Hampton’s heritage, residents, and business...

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Here’s Where to Listen to Jazz in Hampton

August 12, 2021

Since 1968 jazz music has played a large role in Hampton’s history. Jazz is a broad style of music characterized by complex harmony, syncopated rhythms, and a heavy...

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Hampton Visitor Guide

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A guide to African American heritage sites in Hampton.

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