RANGER GUIDED PROGRAMS (Begin in the visitor center)
We have a variety of programs offered throughout the year but availabilty varies depending on staffing.
Siege Line Walking Tours (45 minutes)
Walk with a Park Ranger or living history associate around a portion of the British Defenses and learn about the 1781 Siege of Yorktown. Availabilty varies depending on staffing.
Yorktown Tours (60 minutes)
Explore the town of York, established in 1691 as a colonial seaport. Enjoy a walk along Main Street past buildings that have witnessed 300 years of American history, and learn of the town's role in the siege. Availabilty varies depending on Staffing
Non-Firing Artillery Demonstrations (25 minutes)
Join a Park Ranger for a hands-on, non-firing artillery demonstration and discover the important role artillery played in the Siege of Yorktown. This is a fun program for children and adults alike. (mid-June to mid-August)
Young Soldiers Program: Join a costumed Interpreter to learn about life as a soldier during the American Revolution. Program includes a hands on activity. The program occurs from mid-June to mid-August. Times for the program will vary depending on staffing.