Town of Onancock

Immerse yourself in slideshows of local attractions in Onancock! Founded in 1680, Onancock has a more than 300-year history of bringing people the goods and services they desire. Through its deep-water port, the town offers a safe harbor to pleasure boats cruising the Chesapeake Bay. Heading inland, visitors will find eight blocks jammed with shops and galleries, historic buildings and churches, and varied dining options. Beyond the town, there are miles and miles of rural farms, beaches, and wetlands to explore.