• Cape Henry Memorial Park

    Cape Henry Memorial

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Operating Hours & Seasons

Cape Henry is open year round. It is recommended that all visitation be conducted between the hours of dawn to dusk.

Because Cape Henry is located on Fort Story Military Reservation it may be closed during periods of heightened National Security. Be prepared to stop at the entrance gate and have your drivers license ready. All vehicles are subject to inspection.

Did You Know?

Major General John P. Story

On July 24, 1916, Cape Henry Military Reservation was renamed in honor of Major General John P. Story, who had been a military commander at nearby Fort Monroe.