Explore nature’s artistry at the 175-acre Norfolk Botanical Garden. From the Enchanted Forest to the Bristow Butterfly Garden, its themed gardens will awe you with their flourishing finery throughout the year—whether you stroll through on foot or glide along via tram or canal boat.
After taking in the blooming surrounds, experience why Norfolk has become the arts capital of Virginia. Its emerging culture flows from the district known as the NEON—an acronym for New Energy Of Norfolk. The area comes alive with the NEON’s growing collection of murals and events, including street parties, outdoor operas, comedy showcases, and dozens of festivals.