• Colonial National Historical Park

    Colonial

    National Historical Park Virginia

Mammals

Field Mouse
Field Mouse
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Park records list the presence of 38 mammals. Common species of mammals in the park include white-tailed deer, red and gray fox, beaver, raccoons, otter, muskrat, rabbits, groundhogs, bats, moles and voles. Check out park fields in the early morning or late afternoon to see herds of deer.

Did You Know?

Lambs Artillery, a living history gun crew, fires a replica 18 pounder siege gun

During the 1781 siege of Yorktown the French and American allies fired over 15,000 rounds of shot and shell into the British Defense lines surrounding the town of York.