Summer Hours (April 1 - October 31)

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - sunset
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 6 p.m. (Reservation only)

Winter Hours (November 1 - March 31)

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Noon - 4 p.m. (Reservation only)

Sail Nauticus is located in the heart of Downtown Norfolk, behind Nauticus and next to the Battleship Wisconsin. Parking is available across the street in the Plume Street or Main Street garages. Our facilities offer indoor and outdoor classroom spaces, as well as easy access to our marina.

Close to US 64, 264, and 464, Sail Nauticus is a quick drive from surrounding Hampton Roads communities including Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Suffolk, Hampton and Newport News. Even if you're visiting from North Carolina or elsewhere in Virginia, our convenient location to many exciting attractions and activities in the area makes for a great day or weekend trip!

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