Explore the Cosmos at the Abbitt Planetarium

At the Abbitt Planetarium, visitors can observe spinning galaxies and study the Earth from space. Housed in the Virginia Living Museum, it features seventy-one seats and a state-of-the-art digital full-screen projection system that recreates the wonders of the universe. Shows include: Solar System Odyssey (through November 21) – Set in the future, Solar System Odyssey is a fun, character-driven adventure that’s set […]

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Visit The Norfolk Botanic Garden

What began in 1939 as an azalea garden is now the thriving Norfolk Botanic Garden that features fifty-three themed gardens that can be viewed by foot, boat, or tram. Thousands of visitors explore the property every year, and highlights in the coming weeks will include: Fall Gardens Bristow Butterfly Garden – This two-acre area features a moonlight garden, […]

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Visit The Mariners’ Museum & Park

Located a short drive from Waypoint Apartments is a museum that Congress designated America’s National Maritime Museum. It is called the Mariners’ Museum & Park and not only is it one of the largest such museums in North America, but the library is home to the largest maritime history collection in the Western Hemisphere. According to […]

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