"A Colonial Christmas" at the Yorktown Victory Center

A Colonial Christmas at the Yorktown Victory Center. Dipping candles at the Yorktown Victory Center farm.
A Colonial Christmas at the Yorktown Victory Center.
Venue
Yorktown Victory Center
Address
200 Water Street
Yorktown, VA 23690
Region Hampton Roads
Locality York
Date(s)/Time:
Monday, December 01, 2014 - Sunday, January 04, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Tuesday, December 01, 2015 - Sunday, January 03, 2016 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Main number: (757) 253-4838
Toll-free: (888) 593-4682
Fax: (757) 253-5299
Website www.historyisfun.org
Website historyisfun.org

At the Yorktown Victory Center, a museum of the American Revolution, enjoy 18th-century holiday traditions with interpretive programs and, during Dec. 26-31 and Jan. 2-4, musical entertainment of the period. Hear accounts of Christmas and winter in military encampments during the war and glimpse 1780s farm holiday preparations. In the Continental Army encampment, visitors learn about winter camp life and assist the quartermaster in preparing military supplies. Farm interpreters decorate with greenery and demonstrate holiday cooking in the farm kitchen.

Holiday Tickets, Tours & Packages
Combination ticket with Jamestown Settlement, museum of 17th-century Virginia: $20.50 adults, $10.25 ages 6-12, a 20% savings on individual admission. Yorktown Victory Center admission: $9.75 adults, $5.50 ages 6-12. Jamestown Settlement admission: $16.00 adults; $7.50 ages 6-12. Children under 6 are free. Parking is free.

A History is Fun for the Holidays combination ticket, when purchased online, offers seven days of unlimited admission to both museums and includes coupon booklets for Williamsburg Premium Outlets and the Historic Yorktown Rewards Card. Private tours available with advance reservations. Several multi-attraction holiday ticket and package options also are available.

Special program funded in part by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc., Annual Fund.


Book now
Admission Fee: Admission is $9.75 for adults and $5.50 for ages 6-12. Save 20% with a combination ticket to Jamestown Settlement: $20.50 adults, $10.25 ages 6-12. Children under 6 admitted free. Free parking. Ticket and packages available with Williamsburg area attractions.

Last Updated: 7/29/2014 11:47 AM
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