Huntington Park

5500 W. Mercury Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23607- Map It
(757) 886-7912

AAA Editor Notes

Huntington Park is at Riverpark Dr. and Mercury Blvd. Overlooking the James River, the site is home to the Virginia War Museum; a rose garden with more than 70 varieties of roses; and Vietnam War and Holocaust memorials. The grounds also feature tennis courts, two fishing piers, a boat ramp, a beach with a swimming area and athletic fields. Fort Fun is a 14,000-square-foot children's playground on the waterfront. Food is available Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Free.
Hours: Park open daily dawn-dusk. Beach area open (and staffed with lifeguards) Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day.