Yorktown Victory Celebration

Make ready for Revolutionary fun at the Yorktown Victory Center's Continental Army encampment. Yorktown Victory Center soldier formation. Yorktown Victory Center historical interpreters fire artillery.
Make ready for Revolutionary fun at the Yorktown Victory Center's Continental Army encampment.
Venue
Yorktown Victory Center
Address
200 Water Street
Yorktown, VA 23690
Region Hampton Roads
Locality York
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - Sunday, October 18, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Main number: (757) 253-4838
Toll-free: (888) 593-4682
Fax: (757) 253-5299
Website www.historyisfun.org

The 233rd anniversary of America's decisive Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown will be marked with a weekend celebration, with a variety of engaging hands-on military interpretive programs and tours on Saturday and Sunday, October 18 and 19, at Yorktown Battlefield and the Yorktown Victory Center. A commemorative ceremony and patriotic parade will be held on Sunday, October 19 – Yorktown Day – in historic Yorktown and at Yorktown Battlefield.

The Yorktown Victory Center, a museum of the American Revolution, will feature musket and artillery demonstrations, and hands-on interpretive programs at re-creations of a Continental Army encampment and 1780s farm. Admission is $9.75 for adults and $5.50 for ages 6 through 12. Children under 6 are admitted free.

The National Park Service at Yorktown Battlefield, site of the climactic 1781 siege, effectively ending the American Revolutionary War, will offer a variety of tours and talks highlighting the 1781 siege of Yorktown. Yorktown Battlefield admission on Saturday, October 18, is $10.00 per adult, and those under age 16 admitted are free. Admission on October 19, is free as part of the Yorktown Day celebration.  


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Admission Fee: Yorktown Victory Center admission is $9.75 for adults and $5.50 for ages 6-12. Save 20% with a combination ticket to Jamestown Settlement, a museum of 17th-century Virginia: $20.50 adults; $10.25 ages 6-12. Children under 6 are free. Free parking. Tickets and packages available with other Williamsburg area attractions.

Last Updated: 7/29/2014 1:54 PM
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