You Can Tour An Authentic WWII Battleship, USS Wisconsin, In Norfolk, Virginia
Did you realize that one of the largest battleships ever built by the U.S. Navy is located right here in Virginia? The Battleship Wisconsin, also known as the USS Wisconsin BB-64, is located in Norfolk as part of the maritime and science center known as Nauticus. Visit today and you’ll experience the ship’s history in World War II and the Gulf War. Visitors of all ages will find a tour of this battleship to be an unforgettable experience.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Curious to learn more about the Battleship Wisconsin? You can visit the official website by clicking here. Have you ever visited this historic landmark before? If so, we’d love to hear about your experience!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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