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Learn more about the history, historic landscapes, structures and the people of Yorktown and the Yorktown Battlefield.
Besides significant historic resources, the park contains a diversity of natural resources including extensive wetlands, miles of stream and river shoreline, forests, fields, and many species of animals and flowering plants.
Colonial National Historical Park offers Virginia Standards of Learning [SOL] based educational programs to enhance your students' academic experiences. Student participation is encouraged through use of the inquiry method and hands-on activities. Programs are scheduled on weekdays from October through May, no weekends or holidays. There is a $30.00 interpretive fee for each program. All reservations must be made in advance.