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Yorktown Victory Center

. Description:  Indoor museum of the American Revolution with a film of a revolutionary army encampment, outdoor recreated Continental Army encampment and 18th century farm, both  with costumed interpreters. Special kids room allows them to try on 18th century clothing and engage in other activities.
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Address:
Route 238
Yorktown, VA


Parent Organization:
Commonwealth of Virginia/Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

Contacts
Phone 757 253-4838
Alt Phone 757 887-1776
Toll Free 888 593-4682
URL
Yorktown Victory Center
http://www.historyisfun.org/
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 Jun 15-Aug 15 9 - 6 9 - 6 9 - 6 9 - 6 9 - 6 9 - 6 9 - 6
 Aug 16-Jun 14 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5
Season  Closed Christmas, NY Day
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
As of MAR 2008
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

Yorktown Victory Center only 6-12 $5
under 6 free
  $9.25    
Jamestown Settlement & Yorktown Victory Center 6-12 $9.25   $19.25    
Special Fees:  American Heritage Pass (unlimited admission to both sites for one year)  Adults:  $35, Youth $17.50
Additional Group Info:
Special Tours & Pricing: 
online ticket purchase available
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: Visit museum, with displays on the origins of the Revolution and how the battle of Yorktown came about. Watch the 18 minute film that dramatizes an encampment at Yorktown during the siege, then visit the Continental Army Encampment where costumed interpreters describe and act out the daily life of a soldier of the time.  Then see the farm area where daily life of the average person is demonstrated
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period 1781 Type of Site Military Encampment
Buildings: Museum, huts, entrenchments, barn, house, kitchen, garden
Interpreters: Costumed military and civilian interpreters Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
Kid Friendly: Kaleidoscope room with participatory exhibits on the Revolutionary era
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