• Yorktown Battlefield

    Yorktown Battlefield

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Campgrounds

No camping is permitted within the boundaries of Yorktown Battlefield. The nearest camping area to the battlefield is in Newport News Park which is adjacent to the park.

For more information call:

Newport News Parks and Recreation at (757) 888-3333

Did You Know?

Painting of Colonial Yorktown

During the period of its peak prosperity from 1740-1770, the town of Yorktown contained 250-300 buildings and had almost 2000 residents. Approximately 80% of the town were damaged or destroyed during the 1781 siege. Today Yorktown is still an active community of about 200 residents.