Tidewater Wooden Boat Workshop  teaches  Hampton Roads youth  STEM and life skills through the building of wooden boats and other nautical  activities. 

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At the workshop

Fall Youth Boatbuilding


 Our Fall Youth Boatbuilding Program is in full swing. We have two Tidewater 14s under construction and have been on the water sailing and rowing this fall. Check out the photos of the kids in action in the gallery below.

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​Our mailing address:

Tidewater Wooden Boat Workshop

PO Box 1243 

​Norfolk, VA 23501


Our workshop is located on the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority compound at the following address:

910 Ballentine Boulevard, Norfolk, Virginia 23504, United States

(757) 353-9418


Open today

09:00 am – 06:00 pm

Monday -Thursday: 9am -6pm

Friday 8:30-3pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed

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Your support and contributions will enable us to reach more disadvantaged youth in the Hampton Roads area.

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