Colonial National Historical Park, Yorktown

4.7
#3 of 7 in Historic Sites in Yorktown
National Park · Historic Walking Area
Colonial National Historical Park is located in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia and is operated by the National Park Service of the United States government. The park protects and interprets several sites relating to the Colony of Virginia and the history of the United States more broadly, ranging from the site of the first landing of the English settlers who would settle at Jamestown, to the battlefields of Yorktown where the British Army was finally defeated in the American Revolutionary War. Over 3 million people visit the park each year.
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  • Excellent way to see the local nature as you travel between the Colonial sights. A small area of construction where I 64- is being widened, but no problems with delays. Also see the Yorktown...  more »
  • The visitor center is closed but the store is open. They have small paper maps and suggest an app to download. We took the free shuttle into Yorktown and walked around. The shuttle required a mask...  more »
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  • Great National Park in which to experience one of the most important battles in American history. Easy to walk around and a well prepared visitors center make this site a must. I would visit again. Plan on spending 4 or more hours here to savor the experience.
  • Very modern building and great job displaying historical facts. Interactive, informative, interesting. Movies, puzzles, questions. Then you go outside and see the canon and musket being used. All presenters were friendly, well versed, open to questions. Make sure you have enough time for all sites.

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