Here's just a small sampling of some of the beautiful features of our city.

Photography provided by Newport News Tourism Development Office.

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City Center

Centrally located in midtown Newport News, City Center is a mixed-use development that combines the best of urban living with high-end retail and office space. All year around music and entertainment congregate around the eight-acre fountain, particularly during the holiday season. 

 

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Ferguson Center for the arts

A highlight of Christopher Newport University, the Ferguson Center for the Arts provides world-class arts and entertainment for the Peninsula. Each year artists as Bobby McFerrin and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, or accomplished speakers such as Madeleine Albright, walk it's stage.

 

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Newport News shipbuilding

Newport News Shipbuilding is the largest employer in the state of Virginia. Building all-manner of vessels for our nation's military, the shipyard is the core of our city's industry, as well as its heart.