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Whether you prefer to explore our neighborhood on foot, bike or by car, you’ll find our central location makes it easy to get where you’re going in just minutes. Located near Norfolk’s Wards Corner Shopping center and just a short drive from downtown, we’re conveniently close to the area’s best shopping, dining and entertainment venues. Grab a quick lunch with friends before catching a movie or shopping for that perfect gift at any one of our team’s list of favorite community resources. We have exactly the information you need to experience the best of your dynamic neighborhood, including information on local attractions, restaurants, movie theaters, shopping and more…

Local Attractions

Chrysler Museum of Art

245 W. Olney Road 

Norfolk, Virginia 23510 

Phone: (757) 664-6200

The Chrysler Museum of Art combines, under a single administrative umbrella, one of America's great fine arts museums and two significant historic houses. 

In addition to maintaining a distinguished permanent collection, the Chrysler offers a comprehensive program of changing exhibitions and education activities for visitors of all ages. Our goal is to bring people and original works of art together. We believe that a visit to a museum should be both educational, providing visitors with a chance to learn more about themselves and their world, and fun.

Lake Wright Golf Course

6282 Northampton Blvd 

Norfolk, Virginia 23508

Phone: (757) 459-2255

The front nine of this course winds around Lake Wright. The greens are elevated and fast, while the fairways are fairly wide and flat. Water hazards come into play on seven holes. A challenging layout for every skill level.

Norfolk Admirals Ice Hockey

201 E. Brambleton Ave 

Norfolk, Virginia 23510

Phone: (757) 640-1212

The Admirals are a proud AHL affiliate of the Tampa Bay Lightning!

Norfolk Botanical Garden

6700 Azalea Garden Road 

Norfolk, Virginia 23518

Phone: (757) 441-5830

Norfolk Botanical Garden represents an oasis of over 30 theme gardens encompassing 155 beautiful acres. From the award-winning Bicentennial Rose Garden to the expanding Virginia Native Plant Garden, diverse natural beauty can be explored in our many signature gardens.

Norfolk Tides Baseball

Harbor Park 150 Park Avenue 

Norfolk, Virginia 23510

Phone: (757) 622-2222

HOME OF THE NORFOLK TIDES and a Triple-A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, celebrating over 15 years at Harbor Park!

Ocean View Golf Course

9610 Norfolk Avenue 

Norfolk, Virginia 23504

Phone: (757) 480-2094 

Ocean View is among the Hampton Roads area's most memorable and enjoyable golf courses, and is proudly managed by Virginia-based Billy Casper Golf.

Movie Theaters

Big Cinema Gate Movies 10

1500 Mall Drive 

Norfolk, Virginia 23511

Phone: (757) 440-1500

These theatres are located on the Norfolk Naval Station base.

Regal Cinemas 18

300 Monticello Avenue 

Norfolk, Virginia 23510 

Phone: (757) 623-7500

Located in the MacArthur Center Mall.

 

Restaurants

 

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 Shopping

MacArthur Center

300 Monticello Avenue 

Norfolk, Virginia 23510

Phone: (757) 627-6000

Located in the heart of Norfolk, this 1.1 million square foot structure is adjacent to the General Douglas MacArthur Memorial. The center is anchored by Nordstrom and Dillard’s department stores, with space for a third major anchor tenant. There are 400,000 square feet of mall tenant shops and 100,000 square feet of food and entertainment offerings, including a one of a kind Regal MacArthur 18 in which it is situated on the top level along the mall's skylights. In addition to the three-story mall, two 5 level parking decks are provided accommodating 4,000 cars.

Walgreen's

8609 Tidewater Drive 

Norfolk, Virginia 23503 

Phone: (757) 583-2274

Located within walking distance of Walker's Chase Townhomes

 

Schools

Granby High School

7101 Granby Street 

Norfolk, Virginia 23505

Phone: (757) 451-4110

Part of the Norfolk Public Schools system.

Lafayette-Winona Middle School

1701 Alsace Avenue 

Norfolk, Virginia 23505

Phone: (757) 628-2477

Part of the Norfolk Public Schools system.

Norfolk State University

700 Park Avenue 

Norfolk, Virginia 23504 

Phone: (757) 823-8600

Norfolk State University is a public, urban, comprehensive University offering programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Founded in 1935, Norfolk State University adheres to the traditional purpose of the Historically Black University and espouses the tradition of service to its students, its alumni, the academy, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world.

Old Dominion University

108 Alfred B. Rollins Jr. Hall 

Norfolk, Virginia 23529

Phone: (757) 683-3685

Located in historic Norfolk, Va., the 188 acres of the Old Dominion University campus stretch from the Elizabeth River to the Lafayette River. Although situated in a metropolitan setting, the University offers a small-college look and feel, with tree-lined walkways, a mix of old and new buildings, and colorful gardens and ponds. Founded in 1930 as a division of the College of William and Mary, Old Dominion has grown into its own over the years and is now one of only 101 public universities with a Carnegie/Doctoral Research-Extensive distinction.

Suburban Elementary

310 Thole Street 

Norfolk, Virginia 23505

Phone: (757) 531-3118

Part of the Norfolk Public Schools system.

Tidewater Community College (TCC) Norfolk Campus

300 Granby Street 

Norfolk, Virginia 23510

Phone: (757) 822-1110

The Campus is strategically located in the cultural, business, and theater district of the City of Norfolk. With an urban presence, TCC’s Norfolk Campus addresses key elements of the college mission – access, lifelong learning, partnership building, economic development, and the overarching tenet of student success. 

Norfolk Campus offers a quality-learning environment and provides an array of educational opportunities and support services to a diverse student body. We offer a flexible schedule to complete course work, as well as modern classrooms and science laboratories. Our computer laboratories offer state-of-the-art technology. Our dedicated administration, faculty, and staff are here to assist you in meeting your educational goals.