Norfolk Shops owned by African-Americans are few in number, but nonetheless interesting. Check out Herbal Market in Waterside Marketplace.
DESCRIPTION: This shop features a wide variety of herbs and spices for the mind, body and spirit.
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Sat 10a-9p, Sun 12a-6p
ADDRESS: 333 Waterside Drive in Waterside Marketplace, Norfolk, VA MAP
PARKING: garage on premises
Self-Improvement Educational Center
DESCRIPTION: Increase your cultural awareness with over 2,500 book titles and it’s a cultural center. George Welch opened this den of African American and African literature in 1984. The center is home to numerous author readings.
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Sat 11a-7p
ADDRESS: 600 West 35th Street, Norfolk, VA MAP
PARKING: on premises and street