"Fashion in Colonial Virginia" Theme Month at the Yorktown Victory Center

Discover how dyes were made from plants and natural fibers.
Yorktown Victory Center
200 Water Street
Yorktown , VA 23690
Region Hampton Roads
Locality York
Sunday, June 01, 2014 - Monday, June 30, 2014 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Toll free: (888) 593-4682
Phone: (757) 253-4838
Fax: (757) 253-5299
Website www.historyisfun.org

From leather to linen, explore how clothing of the period was fashioned, learn how dyes were made from plants and natural fibers processed into cloth, and observe the stitching of simple apparel and accessories. Discover types of clothing worn by 18th-century Virginia farmers and Continental Army soldiers and, at Jamestown Settlement, 17th-century English sailors and colonists and Powhatan Indians.

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Admission Fee: Yorktown Victory Center admission is $9.75 adults; $5.50 (6-12). Save 20% with a combination ticket to Jamestown Settlement: $20.50 adults; $10.25 (6-12).

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Jamestown Day May 10, 2014
Liberty Celebration Jul 4, 2014
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Last Updated: 9/24/2013 9:47 AM
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