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American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

200 Water Street, Route 1020, Yorktown, VA 23690
+1 757-887-1776
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Museum where you can find all types of displays regarding the momentous events and activities during Revolutionary times.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
200 Water Street, Route 1020, Yorktown, VA 23690
+1 757-887-1776
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were here in August with two grandkids and they loved the experience. We made it back in November with a friend who was visiting for her first time. It was a cold, windy day so we elected to start in the Museum and leave...More

Thank vtcc64
Reviewed 2 days ago

A really well planned, spacious, modern museum which works for everyone and makes history fun to explore. Some excellent short films in a variety of theatres including one where you can feel the cannons and see the smoke. When I thought we’d seen everything, we...More

Thank loreli2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a must see! The museum is so full of history. My boys (9,7,6,5) were entertained and enjoyed learning about the history. The movie about the Battle of Yorktown was awesome with the sound/movement effects and wrap around screen. The encampment and the farm...More

Thank Brownbears4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a Beautiful Musuem. I love the layout.its veey easy to get around. They do have a small cafe at the entrance of the building which offers sandwiches, soup, hot dogs. There are 2 vending machines for when they are closed. The Musuem has...More

Thank Bradboy2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an American history lesson that must be seen. The exhibits are fantastic and tell the true story of our Revolution and birth as a nation. Living exhibits, interactive theatre, history lectures by subject matter experts. It is an immersion in history that make...More

Thank Marc K
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a native Virginian, I had visited the Yorktown Battlefield many years ago with my children. On my most recent visit to Virginia, I visited the American Revolution Museum, per recommendation from my sister and her husband. I was most impressed with the displays in...More

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small museum but a good one. The best part of our visit was an informal lecture given about Alexander Hamilton. The speaker was amazing, he hardly paused for breath, 40 mins. of interesting facts and commentary. Bravo. The one negative is outside...More

Thank Tanya K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Either before or after seeing the actual site of the Yorktown Battlefield that is preserved by the National Park Service, drive just a few miles to this attraction, built by the State of Virginia. The price of admission is a bit higher than the national...More

Thank tx32f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking through the new museum was a real treat. The displays are well lighted and very easy to follow the story of the revolution. History comes alive when you walk from room to room. Take time to explore the outside area with it's new paths...More

Thank Jaren M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Give yourself at least three hours to go through this VERY informative museum with great displays, lectures and an outdoor encampment and farm. Very friendly staff. The folks at the encampment are very knowledgeable. Very worthwhile.

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24 October 2017|
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Response from Mick R | Reviewed this property |
Admission Rates 2017 General Admission American Revolution Museum at Yorktown Adults - $12.00 Youth - $7.00 Jamestown Settlement Adults - $17.00 Youth - $8.00 Combination Ticket Adults - $23.00 Youth... More
Ginger B
9 October 2017|
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Response from Connie H | Reviewed this property |
This historic triangle ticket is $91 for an adult & includes seven (7) consecutive days' admission for Colonial Williamsburg, Historic Jamestowne, Jamestown Settlement, American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, and Yorktown... More
Christina B
25 July 2017|
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Response from Tom L | Reviewed this property |
The Jamestown Settlement and the Museum at Yorktown are operated by the same non profit and they do an outstanding job at both. The American Revolution Museum is my first choice for both indoor and outdoor activities. If... More