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Things to do in Yorktown

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Nature
“Nice public beach, boutiques, restaurants, small but awesome. Great parking availability, usually. Walk to everything. Beautiful town, Yorktown Victory Monument. Stay with us and enjoy a relaxing vacation just minutes away! All photos copyright Terri Aigner, aignergraphics.com”
  • 6 locals recommend
History Museum
“Beautiful, modern museum within walking distance or a very short drive from the inn.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Enjoy the beach at Yorktown and have Seafoodand a drink at one of the restaurant restaurants”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Daytime Hours are great for dining Evening hours its more like a bar. Food is great and they get fresh seafood in often great views of Yorktown beach”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Set right on Yorktown Beach, this restaurant has delicious food, great views, and is one of our favorites. We recommend trying the fish tacos! If you are visiting during the warmer months, grab a seat on the patio overlooking the water.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“A beautiful full service restaurant at the foot of the Coleman Bridge. Full bar, great seafood. Lots of shops there too.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“For those who love history, yearn for romance, or have dreamed of experiencing a true sailing adventure, your ship has just come in! Join the Schooner Alliance. Sails 3x daily Apr-Nov.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Riverwalk Landing links the Yorktown Victory Center and Yorktown Battlefield. There are a few speciality shops and resturants, but we love it for the pleasure of walking along the scenic pedestrian walkway and enjoying the view. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
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  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“Come see beautiful, historic Yorktown where our independence was won. Tour the Yorktown Battlefields and the beautiful Colonial Parkway on your way to Williamsburg! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Beautiful monument to commemorate the great victory at the Battle of Yorktown, beautiful during the day against a clear blue sky, and breathtaking at night”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
Restaurant
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“Fresh local seafood and drinks on the beach, outside bench seating with view of beach”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Daytime Hours are great for dining Evening hours its more like a bar. Food is great and they get fresh seafood in often great views of Yorktown beach”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Set right on Yorktown Beach, this restaurant has delicious food, great views, and is one of our favorites. We recommend trying the fish tacos! If you are visiting during the warmer months, grab a seat on the patio overlooking the water.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“A beautiful full service restaurant at the foot of the Coleman Bridge. Full bar, great seafood. Lots of shops there too.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
Restaurant
“Fresh local seafood and drinks on the beach, outside bench seating with view of beach”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend

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