Chesapeake Bay Center

This environmentally focused, interactive visitor information center at  First Landing State Park is a nature based eco-tourism information  center for Virginia Beach and a Chesapeake Bay Gateways Regional  Information Center. It showcases a historical exhibition of the first  landing of settlers in 1607, three aquariums, environmental exhibits,  classroom space, a wet lab and a touch tank developed by the Virginia  Aquarium & Marine Science Center. You'll also find a visitor  information, a Bay store for gifts and camping supplies, a gazebo and an  amphitheatre.

The park opens daily from 7 a.m. until dusk. It's closed on Christmas  and New Years Day. The park's Trail Center is open April 1 through Nov.  30.