In Hampton, we are looking forward. Forward to the next 400 years of honoring our history, culture and future. Join us in 2021 for 400 Years Forward African American heritage programs, tours and events.

Black History Tours

Take a road trip to Hampton, Virginia and experience historic museums, fort, and sites that illustrate the perseverance of the human spirit. In 2019, Hampton, Virginia commemorated the 400th anniversary of the first African landing in English North America. Now, you can experience Hampton’s rich African American heritage sites on the 400 Years Forward tour.

Driving Tour Day Trip

Black-Owned Restaurants

During, after or before your driving tour, we invite you to visit Black-owned restaurants in Hampton. These restaurants offer culinary delights including fresh seafood, Southern cuisine and something for your sweet tooth.

Restaurant Guide

For more information or to book a group tour call 800-800-2202 or email

Hampton Black History Guide

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