Learn about one of the timeless historic fixtures in the city.

About the Newsome House

The Newsome House honors the legacy of Joseph Thomas Newsome by engaging the public in an ongoing study and remembrance of African American history and culture.

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Operating Hours and Admission

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Special Events may fall outside of these hours. Please call 757-247-2360 to schedule visitation and tours outside of normal business hours.
Closed Sundays, New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Suggested $2 donation

2803 Oak Avenue, Newport News, VA 23607


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