• Yorktown Battlefield

    Yorktown Battlefield

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

The Siege

Photo of Redoubt 10 on Yorktown Battlefield

Redoubt 10

NPS Photo

History of the Siege
Photo of Moore House

The Moore House on Yorktown Battlefield

Cliff and Jean Dickey

The Moore House and Articles of Capitulation
Lamb's Artillery Cannon Firing Demonstration

Lamb's Artillery Cannon Firing Demonstration


Lamb's Artillery


Did You Know?

Yorktown Onion

The Yorktown Onion, commonly known as a wild leek, is a native of Southern Europe and West Asia. In America, in the 1950's, it was only found in York County, Virginia. Today it has spread into North Carolina and Western Virginia.