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Check Out These Other Places Nearby!

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Learn about the battle that effectively ended the war through a visitor's center museum and by walking the grounds where the British fortified the town in 1781. 

Yorktown National Battlefield​​​​​​​

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18th century home that served as a hospital during the Civil War and stands as a museum to educate modern generations about the war that divided the North and the South.

The Civil War at Endview​​​​​​​

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Take your family to this interactive museum to learn the history behind the first permanent English settlement in America. Experience a number of historical recreations.

Jamestown Settlement​​​​​​​

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The restored 18th-century capital city of Virginia, featuring 88 original buildings and a number of reconstructions. Bring the whole family to learn about life in the time of the Revolutionary War.

Colonial Williamsburg​​​​​​​

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Restaurants & Bars

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Great dining with unique dishes, excellent burgers, and an amazing seafood selection, including local oysters. Indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the York River.

Water Street Grille​​​​​​​

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Great pub food and local seafood options, as well as a full bar and a great beer selection. Live entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays. Merchandise also available.

Yorktown Pub​​​​​​​

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Set in the historic Cole Digges house, buy hot or cold brew coffee, tea, or 18th-century drinking chocolate. Take home a bag delicious coffee, roasted on premises.

Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters​​​​​​​

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Carrot Tree Kitchen​​​​​​​

Quick bite with indoor/outdoor seating. Local Virginia ham and biscuits so good you’ll slap your Mama. Stop in for coffee, a light meal, or just dessert.

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Museums & History

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Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of history through this interactive experience. Join an artillery unit, hold a flintlock musket, and talk to a Revolutionary War surgeon about his trade!​​​​​​​

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Virginia’s Tidewater Region has a rich history of watermen.​​​​​​​ Come learn about ships and life on the waterways of Virginia from early colonial times until now!

Watermen's Museum​​​​​​​

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This museum features a hodge-podge collection of Revolutionary War items, including miniatures of Comte DeGrasse and his wife, and much, much more!

DAR Museum at the Customs House​​​​​​​

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York County Historical Museum​​​​​​​

Learn about the archaeology that has taken place in Yorktown. See artifacts of the Native Americans who once inhabited these shores, of the American Revolution, and the Civil War.​​​​​​​

Fun Attractions

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A clean, relatively calm beach great for kids and the family! The Landing features numerous shops and restaurants, ice cream, used books, jewelry, and kayak/paddleboat rentals.

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Cruise the York River on the Schooner Alliance,  or her sister, Serenity, as you learn about the history of Yorktown! Cruises available seasonally, including pirate adventures!​​​​​​​

Yorktown Sailing Charters​​​​​​​

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Busch Gardens​​​​​​​

This amusement park is Old-European themed and features a number of roller coasters and rides, as well as seasonal attractions. There are also a number of animal exhibits to enjoy.

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Great Wolf Lodge​​​​​​​

This popular lodge features suites, a spa, dining, and shopping in a large theme park. Features an enormous water park with fun rides and slides, mini golf, bowling, a 3d theater, and more!

Popular Giftshops

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Auntie M's American Cottage​​​​​​​

There is truly something for everyone in this shop at Riverwalk Landing! Owner Marilyn West is a talented artist herself, and offers workshops and special events!​​​​​​​

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A collection of framed photographs, pottery, unique jewelry, paintings, and many other items handcrafted by local talent. Situated in the 1870s Burcher Cottage on Main Street.​​​​​​​

On the Hill Gallery​​​​​​​

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Your one-stop shop for everything beachy, plus souvenirs. Yorktown-themed coasters, magnets, and home décor, as well as t-shirts, postcards, car decals, and so much more!

Patriot Provisions​​​​​​​

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Yorktown Bookshop​​​​​​​

This used bookshop features a vast wealth of used, rare, and collectible books. It also features vintage literature from local places such as rare antique prints, collectible toys, and artifacts.

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