Portsmouth is a charming, historic port city located in the middle of Hampton Roads. You can stroll along their famous Seawall and walk through three centuries of history in their historic neighborhoods. Many of Portsmouth’s attractions are clustered within easy walking distance of each other, making it the perfect place to spend a day.
With its central location, just a quick ferry ride from downtown Norfolk, 20 minutes from Virginia Beach, about an hour from Colonial Williamsburg, it is a convenient place to live. There are 5 museums, including the state’s largest children’s museum, and plenty of great restaurants to choose from all while you soak up the city’s quaint, historic charm.