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Things to do in Norfolk

Discover a variety of things to do in Norfolk near the central and vibrant location of Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel. Located in the heart of the beautiful Hampton Roads region of southern Virginia, Norfolk is a dynamic destination with the best of both worlds: a beautiful waterfront coastline and a bustling downtown area. Near Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, you'll find: The Waterside Convention Center, a myriad of upscale dining options, cultural activities, unique shops, performing arts venues, and more Norfolk attractions - all right outside the door of our downtown Norfolk hotel.  


Explore a historic battleship, or stroll the grounds at a children's garden - visitors of all ages can share in the many sights, sounds, and surprises that Norfolk attractions have in store. Shopaholics will appreciate the many options for browsing, including specialty shops and antique stores, as well as national retailers like Dillard's and Nordstrom. At Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, you'll enjoy easy access to all the exciting things to do in Norfolk


Downtown Norfolk, less than a mile from Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, offers day and night attractions for everyone. Learn More >



Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center, located on the Nauticus Pier, is a great place to celebrate special occasions with friends and family or travel to a variety of tropical destinations. Learn More >

Virginia Zoo, just three miles from Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, is home to various species of mammals, reptiles, amphibians and more! See the world's animals right here in Norfolk. Learn More >



Norfolk Art and Culture flourishes throughout the city with art galleries, opera houses and dance companies. With new exhibits and performances cycling through Norfolk often, there is something for all of our guests. Learn More >



Slover Library is a state of the art library with a focus on genealogy research, just three blocks from the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside. Learn More >

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