Tours and Programs

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 around a portion of the British Defenses and learn about the 1781 Siege of Yorktown. Availabilty varies depending on staffing but as a minimum we will have a Siege Line Walking tour at these times...

Nov 1 - Feb 28 - There will be, at a minimun, a 1:15 PM Siege Line Walking Tour

March 1 - May 31 - There will be, at a mininum, a 1:15 PM and a 3:15 Siege Line
Walking Tour

June 1 - Oct 31 - There will be, at a minumum, a 11:15PM and a 1:15PM Siege Line
Walking Tour

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.

Yorktown  Tour
Ranger conducting tour of Yorktown.


Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Colonial National Historical Park - Yorktown Battlefield
P.O. Box 210

Yorktown , VA 23690


(757) 898-2410

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