York County Historical Museum, Yorktown

3.8
History Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
York County Historical Museum is located in Yorktown. Our Yorktown holiday maker site makes visiting York County Historical Museum and other Yorktown attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Create an itinerary including York County Historical Museum
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

York County Historical Museum reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
12 reviews
Google
4.3
TripAdvisor
  • We crossed paths at the post office with one of the museum docents and he encouraged us to visit. We certainly were glad we took his advice. The museum has lots of information and displays on...  more »
  • Great little spot to learn from locals about the history of the town. Lots of pictures and information.  more »
Google
  • It probably was very nice inside but the hours here are wrong. Drove an hour to get there and the place was locked up. Suggest you call ahead.
  • Surprising array of well-preserved artifacts spanning from pre-colonial period to nearly the present. Well done!

Plan your trip to Yorktown

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Yorktown

See all ›
Scenic Drive
Colonial Parkway
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
©
Battlefield
Yorktown Battlefield
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
©
Battlefield
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
©
Boat Tour
Boat Tours & Water Sports
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Yorktown

©
Bridge
Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Cape Charles
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
©
State Park
Chippokes Plantation State Park Surry
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
©
Park
Holly Point Nature Park Deltaville
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Yorktown

©
Cemetery
Yorktown National Cemetery
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
©
Landmark
The Gallery at York Hall
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
©
Religious Site
Grace Episcopal Church
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
History Museum
The Watermen's Museum
4.1
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Yorktown

©
Segway Tour
Patriot Tours & Provisions
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Boat Tour
Yorktown Sailing Charters
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
©
Beach
Yorktown Beach
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
©
Landmark
Riverwalk Landing
4.2
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Yorktown

©
Historic Site
Moore House
4.3
Duration: 30 minutes
©
Battlefield
Nelson House
4.5
Duration: 30 minutes

Nature in Yorktown

©
National Park
Colonial National Historical Park
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min