• Cape Henry Memorial Park

    Cape Henry Memorial

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Fees & Reservations

There is no fee to visit Cape Henry. The Cape Henry Memorial site is unattended by National Park Service personnel, and there are no facilities or services available.

Did You Know?

Virginia Indians fishing from a canoe

In 1600, the Virginia Indians who lived in present-day Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Chesapeake were an Algonquian-speaking group known as the Chesapeake. They were not part of Powhatan’s chiefdom and were eventually attacked and destroyed by his warriors.