Parks, Squares & Plazas

Parks, Squares, and Plazas
Newport News has 36 parks located throughout the city. They vary in size from 0.3 acres to over 7,000 acres.

At 7,711 acres Newport News Park is not only the largest in the city, but is also 1 of the largest municipal parks east of the Mississippi.  Explore its features with the interactive Newport News Park Map.  You can see all our City Parks and their special features on our Newport News City Parks Chart.

Activities & Features


Some of the features and activities available in various city parks include:
Please see our Seasonal Department Magazine for additional information and a listing of seasonal park activities.